, author: Ermakova M.

Ivan Provorov named Philadelphia Defensive Player of the Season

The Russian received the Barry Ashby trophy for the fourth time.

Russian Ivan Provorov was named the best defender of the Philadelphia Flyers at the end of the season.

According to a poll of journalists, he took 1st place, receiving the Barry Ashby trophy. Provorov received this award for the 4th time: previously he was named the best defender of the "pilots" in 2018, 2020 and 2021.

In the 2022/23 season, Provorov played in 81 NHL games, scoring 26 (5+21) points.