Best Defensemen In NHL History


The Top Ten

1 Bobby Orr Bobby Orr Robert Gordon Orr is a Canadian former professional ice hockey player, widely acknowledged as one of the greatest hockey players of all time.

Come on, its bobby orr, enough said.

2 Nicklas Lidstrom

Sorry Bobby Orr fans, I know he didn't change the game - but that's why Lidstrom is the best ever... He didn't have that advantage. He also played at the same level forever.

Being a Swedish hockey fan of the NHL and KNL. He is the best of all time in the d man area. He had what 7 noris and 4 cups.

3 Ray Bourque
4 Denis Potvin
5 Paul Coffey
6 Scott Stevens
7 Larry Robinson
8 Al MacInnis
9 T.J. Brodie
10 Doug Harvey

The Contenders

11 Brian Leetch
12 Chris Chelios
13 Scott Niedermayer
14 Rod Langway
15 Dougie Hamilton
16 Eddie Shore
17 Duncan Keith

Not better then number 2 on the 19994 rangers ok.

18 Pierre Pilote

Won three straight Norris Trophies in the 1960's for the Chicago Blackhawks. Was voted to eight straight first or second all star teams and five first all star teams in a row in the 1960's. The captain of the Blackhawks 1961 Stanley Cup champion team. He remained team captain until the end of the 1968 season. Was rated No. 59 by the Hockey News in its 1998 list of the 100 greatest players of all time. He played like Bobby Orr before Orr came along.

19 Rob Blake
20 Jack Johnson

He sucks he is like a -40.

21 Marco Scandella
22 Alex Pietrangelo
23 Radko Gudas

Ya, I love this guy

This man is literally my idol. Nobody can hit harder than him,and he is quite talented in the offensive zone as well as defensive,which makes him one of the nhls top defenseman and my personal favorite.

24 Matt Martin
25 Mark Borowiecki
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Top Remixes

1. Bobby Orr
2. Al MacInnis
3. Doug Harvey
1. Bobby Orr
2. Nicklas Lidstrom
3. Ray Bourque
1. Ray Bourque
2. Scott Stevens
3. Nicklas Lidstrom


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