The 2009 NHL Awards: For the 2009 presentation of the NHL Awards, the league moved their annual ceremony to the lights and glamour of Las Vegas and the Palms Resort and Casino. Serving as Supervising Producer, David Parks took the show to a new level producing the ceremony and the live broadcast on CBC and Versus. Hockey's best came together in a transformed Pearl Theatre with "A" list talent, celebrities and music for an unforgettable evening that was the focal point of the Vegas Strip.