Best Hockey Players of All Time
The Contenders: Page 2
Bossy it at least top 10. He had over 500 goals in less than 1,000 games in his career. If he continued his insane pace, he would be been the highest goal scorer in NHL history. It wouldn't have been that high, but it would have been much higher. He was always one of the best players in the league and I still stand by him being underrated.
I can see people rating their fair share of people above Mike Bossy. But not this many. He's AT LEAST top 10 material. Holds the record for most goals per game all time, and even the Great One's goals per game doesn't threaten his record. So ranking Ovechkin 7th and Bossy 33rd makes absolutely no sense.
Mike Bossy had "the touch". No matter where he was near the net, he could turn and spin, and know exactly in his mind where the open corners were. He feel around the net was second to none.
Most underrated super star in all of the 4 major sports.V 13 Comments
Datsyuk wrecks like no other player in the league today just watch him in the shootout he makes all-star goalies cry for their mommies
How the hell is this guy last on this list, his puck control is amazing
Paval datsyuk is probably one of the best hockey players of all time because he is an amazing shooter he makes the best plays and his puck control is amazing even better than others in the top ten.
He dangles everything...V 15 Comments
In my opinion joe sakic should be higher in the list if you compared him to the players in the list. He is better hockey player than Steve Yzerman.
- When he got to cross over the blue line he just blueberry everything and everybody.
Probably the greatest player ever on an international stage, and just talking NHL he's still well above half the people on this list
he's speddy and he finishes his playes so efortly - koolkat
Amazing player, helped to gain Canada it's 1st Gold in over 50 years on the international stage. Should be at least top 10 if not in the top 5.V 3 Comments
Vladimir is good goalie have state Soviet union constitution Russia.
One of the greatest goal tenders ever. Stood on his head against Team Canada and other international hickey events.
The most creative and innovative goal keeper of the Soviet team.
He has earned so many awards even though he was in the Soviet "Cage" he taught the many great goaltenders such as Dominak Hasek. Shame the Cold War was happening in his careerV 2 Comments
Malkin has a great amount of talent and will a great player to help his team.
Has all of the stats on his side. Personally I don't like him, but he's one of the best and deserves to be there
Evgeni malkin is a beast he scores goals gets assists and big hits one of best ever
He is a babyV 8 Comments
The most skilled goaltender of all time. Didn't win as much as Roy. Therefore I'd have Roy as the GREATEST goaltender of all time, but based on pure skill alone, Hasek beats all. Played on not so great teams much of his career and was getting save percentages each season that was miles, MILES ahead of the average at that time.
I wouldn't have the "Dominator" ranked 12th. I would have him 10th. changed the way the position is played. Yes better than Patrick Roy. Roy was on two Good teams.
dominick the dominater stones you every time he'll always be a legendary golie
The dominaterV 11 Comments
First European-trained Captain ever to win the cup, seven Norris trophies (second best in NHL history only behind Bobby Orr), flawless defensive positioning at every turn, four Stanley Cups. Perhaps the best player as far as defensive ability in history; it is incredibly hard to qualify the abilities of a defenseman with quantitative values, but his incredible talent, positioning and just plain intelligence render him number ten. - nobody11
You people are crazy rating this guy 20th! He has 7 Norris Trophies! An Olympic gold medal, 4 Stanley Cups, 12 time All-Star, Conn Smythe Winner, a 450 career +-, A blue line threat, and in my opinion, the best defensive player in the history of hockey. How can anyone put, Peter Forsberg, Mats Sundin, and in my opinion Alex Ovechkin in front of this man. None of those players could even win! Ovechkin plays defense about as well as Carmelo Anthony. People are crazy!
Worlds best defenceman ever. 5 Norris Trophies says it all, and he will take his sixth this season.
He had such presicion with those longshots!V 5 Comments
Great in shootouts, reliable in the playoffs
Why is he 29? Kane deserves to be in the top FIVE! He is part of a team that has won the Stanley cup six time, and I bet most teams can't even match that.
Second best hockey player of all-time should at least be in the top 10.
Three things.1,he got the goal overtime vs the flyers. 2,he was the first American to win the art Ross trophy. 3 Crosby had 89 points in 2015-16 season. Kane, on the other hand, had 106 points.V 24 Comments
I thought he would have ranked top ten. I mean he was the Russian team force in the 70's. Bobby Clarke had to be missioned to break his ankles to stop him in 1972 summit series. Any NHL franchise would have loved to have him as their top pick.
Best player on the great Red Army team deserves a much higher ranking. Ask Dallas Smith.
In my opinion he is the best hockey player, because I saw many movies about him, watch all games and I... Liked itV 3 Comments
Belongs in the top 100. I always enjoyed watching him play. He was always a threat, but he should be lower in the list.
Biggest heart greatest leader! Messier doesn't hold a candle to Lanny!
Lanny should be higher - Mike bossy
He sucksV 1 Comment
If he's so good why would he leave the NHL?
Best Right Winger of all time
The best sniper in my opinion
He left the NHL because he was to good for it.V 2 Comments
He had a short but colourful career. Not sure he is one of the best goal tenders/players ever. I love the guy, but honestly, feel he belongs below 50, an maybe below 75.
Should be a top 10 player. He is a hockey legend, winning the Hart trophy twice, the Art Ross trophy twice and the Lady Bing twice (at one point he was one of the most heavily penalized Hawks due to getting into scraps - he was a great fighter for his size and could take on an opponent 30 pounds heavier than him and make him feel sorry he took the challenge. One of the NHL's greatest snipers.
I VIEWED THIS TOP TEN LIST AND DID NOT SEE STAISH ON IT. IS THIS A JOKE! BLACKHAWKS ALL-TIME POINT GETTER. NUMBER 21 IS AN ALL-TIMER. STAN THE MAN! -
I saw Mikita play one time in toronto, what a player and that was at the very end of his career, this guy is a top 10. I thought he won the scoring title 4 times at one point Hull and Mikita / Orr and Esposito dominated the NHL scoring. Mikita was also a class act did the NHL proud.
Top 10 playerV 1 Comment
It's a joke that he is this high, right? I mean come on. He is not even top 100 yet. He is talented and young, but he is not there yet.
Stamkos might not be top ten but is one of the best snipers of today
He is my favorite player easy choice to be in the top 60
You are aka awesomeV 11 Comments
Probably closer to top 20... took Carolina to a Cup final... I mean! Carolina? Total class like Beliveau on and off the ice.
Top 4 player COME ON
Probably the most intimidating Defenseman of all. Showed true grit, toughness, heart, and he could score goals. A true legend
Simply the strongest defenceman that ever played.
When John Ferguson got in a fight with Horton he said that Horton got him in a bear hug and he heard crackling noises, which turned out to be his ribs cracking.
Tim was huge in helping Toronto win many Stanley cups in the 60's. His hip check made players get rid of the puck before they confronted him.
I love anyone that can make a good donut
He played hockey and made doughnutsV 1 Comment
Over-rated at #37. He belongs near the lower part of the top hundred or lower.
He was so dedicated that even after he died he kept on playing as a ghost.
Was to young to die :-(
He was not a phenom like the others but he not only stoppd the puck he scored it. He is the only goalie to actually shoot it into the net twice.
Kickass goalie, took it to a whole new level, while keeping his offense with plenty of penalty minutes for fighting. No other goalie has had as many fights while still keeping an amazing save record
He doesn't like god
I love Ron Hextall.I think he deserves to be number 1V 2 Comments
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