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The Maurice 'Rocket' Richard Trophy is awarded to the player scoring the most goals in a National Hockey League season.

It was first awarded in 1998-99 and is named after the legendary Montreal Canadiens right winger Maurice Richard.

Winners[edit | edit source]

Alexander Ovechkin, nine-time winner.

David Pastrňák, one-time winner.

Season Winner Team Goals #
1998–99 Teemu Selanne Mighty Ducks of Anaheim 47 1(3)
1999–00 Pavel Bure Florida Panthers 58 1(2)
2000–01 Pavel Bure Florida Panthers 59 2(3)
2001–02 Jarome Iginla Calgary Flames 52 1
2002–03 Milan Hejduk Colorado Avalanche 50 1
2003–04 Jarome Iginla

1

Calgary Flames 41 2
2003–04 Ilya Kovalchuk

1

Atlanta Thrashers 41 1
2003–04 Rick Nash

1

Columbus Blue Jackets 41 1
2004–05 2004–05 NHL lockout
No winner
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2005–06 Jonathan Cheechoo San Jose Sharks 56 1
2006–07 Vincent Lecavalier Tampa Bay Lightning 52 1
2007–08 Alexander Ovechkin Washington Capitals 65 1
2008–09 Alexander Ovechkin Washington Capitals 56 2
2009–10 Steven Stamkos Tampa Bay Lightning 51 1
2010–11 Perry, CoreyCorey Perry Anaheim Ducks 50 1
2011–12 Stamkos, StevenSteven Stamkos Tampa Bay Lightning 60 2
2012–13* Ovechkin, AlexanderAlexander Ovechkin Washington Capitals 32 3
2013–14 Ovechkin, AlexanderAlexander Ovechkin Washington Capitals 51 4
2014–15 Ovechkin, AlexanderAlexander Ovechkin Washington Capitals 53 5
2015–16 Ovechkin, AlexanderAlexander Ovechkin Washington Capitals 50 6
2016–17 Crosby, SidneySidney Crosby Pittsburgh Penguins 44 2
2017–18 Ovechkin, AlexanderAlexander Ovechkin Washington Capitals 49 7
2018–19 Ovechkin, AlexanderAlexander Ovechkin Washington Capitals 51 8
2019–20** Ovechkin, AlexanderAlexander Ovechkin Washington Capitals 48 9
Pastrnak, DavidDavid Pastrnak Boston Bruins 48 1
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