Manitoba Moose star forward and 2015 sixth round selection of the Winnipeg Jets, Mason Appleton has been named the 2017-18 recipient of the Dudley Garrett Award - an honour highlighting the year's most outstanding rookie in the American Hockey League.

The accolades just keep rolling in for star Manitoba Moose defenceman Sami Niku. After already making franchise history with his point production as a rookie defenceman, the 21-year-old Finn has done it again.

Head Coach of the American Hockey League's Manitoba Moose, Pascal Vincent has been voted in as the winner of the Louis A.R. Pieri Award as the Most Outstanding Coach of the 2017-18 AHL season.

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