Hitchcock, Tortorella, Tippett and Dineen Top Candidates for Adams Award

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Hitchcock, Tortorella, Tippett and Dineen Top Candidates for Adams Award
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The NHL presents the Jack Adams Award each year to the coach "adjudged to have contributed the most to his team's success."

Usually, the winner is the coach of a team that had a much more successful season than expected. 

Last year, Dan Bylsma of the Pittsburgh Penguins won after leading his team to home-ice advantage in the first round of the playoffs despite not having Sidney Crosby, Jordan Staal and Evgeni Malkin for long stretches of time.

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