100 Greatest NHL Players

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In 2017, the NHL commemorated its 100th anniversary with a list of the 100 Greatest NHL Players,[1] the list was created by 58 people, including media members, NHL alumni and NHL executives.[2]

Players selected[edit]

Pos Position G Goaltender D Defenceman
LW Left wing C Centre RW Right wing
Hockey Hall of Fame member
Active NHL player
Player is active in a league other than the NHL
GP Games played G Goals A Assists
P Points GAA Goals against average Record Goaltender's record (wins-losses-ties/overtime losses)

Statistics for active players are through the 2016–17 season.

Name NHL team(s) played for (years)[a] Pos GP[b] G A P GAA Record Ref
Abel, SidSid Abel Detroit Red Wings (1938–1943, 1946–1952)
Chicago Black Hawks (1952–1954)
C 612 189 283 472 [3]
Apps, SylSyl Apps Toronto Maple Leafs (1936–1943, 1945–1948) C 423 201 231 432 [4]
Bathgate, AndyAndy Bathgate New York Rangers (1952–1964)
Toronto Maple Leafs (1964–1965)
Detroit Red Wings (1965–1967)
Pittsburgh Penguins (1967–1968, 1970–1971)
RW 1,069 349 624 973 [5]
Beliveau, JeanJean Beliveau Montreal Canadiens (1950–1971) C 1,125 507 712 1,219 [6]
Bentley, MaxMax Bentley Chicago Black Hawks (1940–1943, 1945–1947)
Toronto Maple Leafs (1947–1953)
New York Rangers (1953–1954)
C 645 245 299 544 [7]
Blake, ToeToe Blake Montreal Maroons (1935)
Montreal Canadiens (1935–1948)
LW 577 235 292 527 [8]
Bossy, MikeMike Bossy New York Islanders (1977–1987) RW 752 573 553 1,126 [9]
Bourque, RayRay Bourque Boston Bruins (1979–2000)
Colorado Avalanche (2000–2001)
D 1,612 410 1,169 1,579 [10]
Bower, JohnnyJohnny Bower New York Rangers (1953–1956)
Toronto Maple Leafs (1958–1969)
G 552 0 3 3 2.51 250–195–90 [11]
Broda, TurkTurk Broda Toronto Maple Leafs (1936–1943, 1946–1952) G 629 0 0 0 2.53 302–224–101 [12]
Brodeur, MartinMartin Brodeur New Jersey Devils (1992–2014)
St. Louis Blues (2014–2015)
G 1,266 2 45 47 2.24 691–397–154 [13]
Bucyk, JohnnyJohnny Bucyk Detroit Red Wings (1955–1957)
Boston Bruins (1957–1978)
LW 1,540 556 813 1,369 [14]
Bure, PavelPavel Bure Vancouver Canucks (1991–1998)
Florida Panthers (1999–2002)
New York Rangers (2002–2003)
RW 702 437 342 779 [15]
Chelios, ChrisChris Chelios Montreal Canadiens (1984–1990)
Chicago Blackhawks (1990–1999)
Detroit Red Wings (1999–2009)
Atlanta Thrashers (2010)
D 1,651 185 763 948 [16]
Clancy, KingKing Clancy Ottawa Senators (1921–1930)
Toronto Maple Leafs (1930–1936)
D 592 136 147 283 [17]
Clarke, BobbyBobby Clarke Philadelphia Flyers (1969–1984) C 1,144 358 852 1,210 [18]
Coffey, PaulPaul Coffey Edmonton Oilers (1980–1987)
Pittsburgh Penguins (1987–1992)
Los Angeles Kings (1992–1993)
Detroit Red Wings (1993–1996)
Hartford Whalers/Carolina Hurricanes (1996, 1998–2000)
Philadelphia Flyers (1996–1998)
Chicago Blackhawks (1998)
Boston Bruins (2000–2001)
D 1,409 396 1,135 1,531 [19]
Conacher, CharlieCharlie Conacher Toronto Maple Leafs (1929–1938)
Detroit Red Wings (1938–1939)
New York Americans (1939–1941)
RW 459 225 173 398 [20]
Cournoyer, YvanYvan Cournoyer Montreal Canadiens (1963–1979) RW 968 428 435 863 [21]
Crosby, SidneySidney Crosby Pittsburgh Penguins (2005–present) C 782 382 645 1,027 [22]
Datsyuk, PavelPavel Datsyuk Detroit Red Wings (2001–2016) C 953 314 604 918 [23]
Delvecchio, AlexAlex Delvecchio Detroit Red Wings (1951–1973) C/LW 1,549 456 825 1,281 [24]
Dionne, MarcelMarcel Dionne Detroit Red Wings (1971–1975)
Los Angeles Kings (1975–1987)
New York Rangers (1987–1989)
C 1,348 731 1,040 1,771 [25]
Dryden, KenKen Dryden Montreal Canadiens (1971–1979) G 397 0 19 19 2.24 258–57–74 [26]
Durnan, BillBill Durnan Montreal Canadiens (1943–1950) G 383 0 1 1 2.36 208–112–62 [27]
Esposito, PhilPhil Esposito Chicago Black Hawks (1964–1967)
Boston Bruins (1967–1975)
New York Rangers (1975–1981)
C 1,282 717 873 1,590 [28]
Esposito, TonyTony Esposito Montreal Canadiens (1968–1969)
Chicago Black Hawks (1969–1984)
G 886 0 25 25 2.92 423–306–151 [29]
Fedorov, SergeiSergei Fedorov Detroit Red Wings (1990–2003)
Anaheim Mighty Ducks (2003–2005)
Columbus Blue Jackets (2005–2008)
Washington Capitals (2008–2009)
C 1,248 483 696 1,179 [30]
Forsberg, PeterPeter Forsberg Quebec Nordiques/Colorado Avalanche (1995–2004, 2008, 2011)
Philadelphia Flyers (2005–2007)
Nashville Predators (2007)
C 708 249 636 885 [31]
Francis, RonRon Francis Hartford Whalers/Carolina Hurricanes (1981–1991, 1998–2004)
Pittsburgh Penguins (1991–1998)
Toronto Maple Leafs (2004)
C 1,731 549 1,249 1,798 [32]
Fuhr, GrantGrant Fuhr Edmonton Oilers (1981–1991)
Toronto Maple Leafs (1991–1993)
Buffalo Sabres (1993–1995)
Los Angeles Kings (1995)
St. Louis Blues (1995–1999)
Calgary Flames (1999–2000)
G 868 0 46 46 3.38 403–295–114 [33]
Gainey, BobBob Gainey Montreal Canadiens (1973–1989) LW 1,160 239 262 501 [34]
Gartner, MikeMike Gartner Washington Capitals (1979–1989)
Minnesota North Stars (1989–1990)
New York Rangers (1990–1994)
Toronto Maple Leafs (1994–1996)
Phoenix Coyotes (1996–1998)
RW 1,432 708 627 1,335 [35]
Geoffrion, BernieBernie Geoffrion Montreal Canadiens (1951–1964)
New York Rangers (1966–1968)
RW 883 393 429 822 [36]
Gretzky, WayneWayne Gretzky Edmonton Oilers (1979–1988)
Los Angeles Kings (1988–1996)
St. Louis Blues (1996)
New York Rangers (1996–1999)
C 1,487 894 1,963 2,857 [37]
Hall, GlennGlenn Hall Detroit Red Wings (1952–1953, 1955–1957)
Chicago Black Hawks (1957–1967)
St. Louis Blues (1967–1971)
G 906 0 9 9 2.49 407–326–162 [38]
Harvey, DougDoug Harvey Montreal Canadiens (1947–1961)
New York Rangers (1961–1963)
Detroit Red Wings (1967)
St. Louis Blues (1968–1969)
D 1,113 88 452 540 [39]
Hasek, DominikDominik Hasek Chicago Blackhawks (1990–1992)
Buffalo Sabres (1992–2001)
Detroit Red Wings (2001–2003, 2006–2008)
Ottawa Senators (2005–2006)
G 735 0 19 19 2.20 389–223–95 [40]
Horton, TimTim Horton Toronto Maple Leafs (1950, 1952–1970)
New York Rangers (1970–1971)
Pittsburgh Penguins (1971–1972)
Buffalo Sabres (1972–1974)
D 1,446 115 403 518 [41]
Howe, GordieGordie Howe Detroit Red Wings (1946–1971)
Hartford Whalers (1979–1980)
RW 1,767 801 1,049 1,850 [42]
Hull, BobbyBobby Hull Chicago Black Hawks (1957–1972)
Winnipeg Jets (1979–1980)
Hartford Whalers (1980)
LW 1,063 610 560 1,170 [43]
Hull, BrettBrett Hull Calgary Flames (1986–1988)
St. Louis Blues (1988–1998)
Dallas Stars (1998–2001)
Detroit Red Wings (2001–2004)
Phoenix Coyotes (2005)
RW 1,269 741 650 1,391 [44]
Jagr, JaromirJaromir Jagr Pittsburgh Penguins (1990–2001)
Washington Capitals (2001–2004)
New York Rangers (2004–2008)
Philadelphia Flyers (2011–2012)
Dallas Stars (2013)
Boston Bruins (2013)
New Jersey Devils (2013–2015)
Florida Panthers (2015–2017)
Calgary Flames (2017–present)
RW 1,711 765 1,149 1,914 [45]
Kane, PatrickPatrick Kane Chicago Blackhawks (2007–present) RW 740 285 467 752 [46]
Keith, DuncanDuncan Keith Chicago Blackhawks (2005–present) D 913 90 421 511 [47]
Kelly, RedRed Kelly Detroit Red Wings (1947–1960)
Toronto Maple Leafs (1960–1967)
D/C 1,316 281 542 823 [48]
Kennedy, TedTed Kennedy Toronto Maple Leafs (1943–1957) C 696 231 329 560 [49]
Keon, DaveDave Keon Toronto Maple Leafs (1960–1975)
Hartford Whalers (1979–1982)
C 1,296 396 590 986 [50]
Kurri, JariJari Kurri Edmonton Oilers (1980–1990)
Los Angeles Kings (1991–1996)
New York Rangers (1996)
Anaheim Mighty Ducks (1996–1997)
Colorado Avalanche (1997–1998)
RW 1,251 601 797 1,398 [51]
Lach, ElmerElmer Lach Montreal Canadiens (1940–1954) C 664 215 408 623 [52]
Lafleur, GuyGuy Lafleur Montreal Canadiens (1971–1984)
New York Rangers (1988–1989)
Quebec Nordiques (1989–1991)
RW 1,126 560 793 1,353 [53]
LaFontaine, PatPat LaFontaine New York Islanders (1984–1991)
Buffalo Sabres (1991–1996)
New York Rangers (1997–1998)
C 865 468 545 1,013 [54]
Leetch, BrianBrian Leetch New York Rangers (1988–2004)
Toronto Maple Leafs (2004)
Boston Bruins (2005–2006)
D 1,205 247 781 1,028 [55]
Lemaire, JacquesJacques Lemaire Montreal Canadiens (1967–1979) C 853 366 469 835 [56]
Lemieux, MarioMario Lemieux Pittsburgh Penguins (1984–1997, 2000–2005) C 915 690 1,033 1,723 [57]
Lidstrom, NicklasNicklas Lidstrom Detroit Red Wings (1991–2012) D 1,564 264 878 1,142 [58]
Lindros, EricEric Lindros Philadelphia Flyers (1992–2000)
New York Rangers (2001–2004)
Toronto Maple Leafs (2005–2006)
Dallas Stars (2006–2007)
C 760 372 493 865 [59]
Lindsay, TedTed Lindsay Detroit Red Wings (1944–1957, 1964–1965)
Chicago Black Hawks (1957–1960)
LW 1,068 379 472 851 [60]
MacInnis, AlAl MacInnis Calgary Flames (1981–1994)
St. Louis Blues (1995–2003)
D 1,416 340 934 1,274 [61]
Mahovlich, FrankFrank Mahovlich Toronto Maple Leafs (1957–1968)
Detroit Red Wings (1968–1971)
Montreal Canadiens (1971–1974)
LW 1,181 533 570 1,103 [62]
Messier, MarkMark Messier Edmonton Oilers (1979–1991)
New York Rangers (1991–1997, 2000–2004)
Vancouver Canucks (1997–2000)
C/LW 1,756 694 1,193 1,887 [63]
Mikita, StanStan Mikita Chicago Black Hawks (1959–1979) C 1,394 541 926 1,467 [64]
Modano, MikeMike Modano Minnesota North Stars/Dallas Stars (1989–2010)
Detroit Red Wings (2010–2011)
C 1,499 561 813 1,374 [65]
Moore, DickieDickie Moore Montreal Canadiens (1951–1963)
Toronto Maple Leafs (1964–1965)
St. Louis Blues (1967–1968)
LW 719 261 347 608 [66]
Morenz, HowieHowie Morenz Montreal Canadiens (1923–1934, 1936–1937)
Chicago Black Hawks (1934–1936)
New York Rangers (1936)
C 550 271 201 472 [67]
Niedermayer, ScottScott Niedermayer New Jersey Devils (1991–2004)
Anaheim Mighty Ducks/Anaheim Ducks (2005–2010)[c]
D 1,263 172 568 740 [68]
Nieuwendyk, JoeJoe Nieuwendyk Calgary Flames (1987–1995)
Dallas Stars (1995–2002)
New Jersey Devils (2002–2003)
Toronto Maple Leafs (2003–2004)
Florida Panthers (2005–2006)
C 1,257 564 562 1,126 [69]
Oates, AdamAdam Oates Detroit Red Wings (1985–1989)
St. Louis Blues (1989–1992)
Boston Bruins (1992–1997)
Washington Capitals (1997–2002)
Philadelphia Flyers (2002)
Anaheim Mighty Ducks (2002–2003)
Edmonton Oilers (2003–2004)
C 1,337 341 1,079 1,420 [70]
Orr, BobbyBobby Orr Boston Bruins (1966–1975)
Chicago Black Hawks (1976–1978)
D 657 270 645 915 [71]
Ovechkin, AlexanderAlexander Ovechkin Washington Capitals (2005–present) LW/RW 921 558 477 1,035 [72]
Parent, BernieBernie Parent Boston Bruins (1965–1967)
Philadelphia Flyers (1967–1971, 1973–1979)
Toronto Maple Leafs (1971–1972)
G 608 0 12 12 2.55 271–198–121 [73]
Park, BradBrad Park New York Rangers (1968–1975)
Boston Bruins (1975–1983)
Detroit Red Wings (1983–1985)
D 1,113 213 683 896 [74]
Perreault, GilbertGilbert Perreault Buffalo Sabres (1970–1986) C 1,191 512 814 1,326 [75]
Plante, JacquesJacques Plante Montreal Canadiens (1953–1963)
New York Rangers (1963–1965)
St. Louis Blues (1968–1970)
Toronto Maple Leafs (1970–1973)
Boston Bruins (1973)
G 837 0 8 8 2.38 434–247–146 [76]
Potvin, DenisDenis Potvin New York Islanders (1973–1988) D 1,060 310 742 1,052 [77]
Pronger, ChrisChris Pronger Hartford Whalers (1993–1995)
St. Louis Blues (1995–2004)
Edmonton Oilers (2005–2006)
Anaheim Ducks (2006–2009)
Philadelphia Flyers (2009–2011)
D 1,167 157 541 698 [78]
Ratelle, JeanJean Ratelle New York Rangers (1961–1975)
Boston Bruins (1975–1981)
C 1,281 491 776 1,267 [79]
Richard, HenriHenri Richard Montreal Canadiens (1955–1975) C 1,256 358 688 1,046 [80]
Richard, MauriceMaurice Richard Montreal Canadiens (1942–1960) RW 978 544 421 965 [81]
Robinson, LarryLarry Robinson Montreal Canadiens (1973–1989)
Los Angeles Kings (1989–1992)
D 1,384 207 751 958 [82]
Robitaille, LucLuc Robitaille Los Angeles Kings (1986–1994, 1997–2001, 2003–2006)
Pittsburgh Penguins (1995)
New York Rangers (1995–1997)
Detroit Red Wings (2001–2003)
LW 1,431 668 726 1,394 [83]
Roy, PatrickPatrick Roy Montreal Canadiens (1985–1995)
Colorado Avalanche (1995–2003)
G 1,029 0 45 45 2.54 551–315–131 [84]
Sakic, JoeJoe Sakic Quebec Nordiques/Colorado Avalanche (1988–2008) C 1,378 625 1,016 1,641 [85]
Salming, BorjeBorje Salming Toronto Maple Leafs (1973–1989)
Detroit Red Wings (1989–1990)
D 1,148 150 637 787 [86]
Savard, DenisDenis Savard Chicago Black Hawks/Chicago Blackhawks (1980–1990, 1995–1997)[d]
Montreal Canadiens (1990–1993)
Tampa Bay Lightning (1993–1995)
C 1,196 473 865 1,338 [87]
Savard, SergeSerge Savard Montreal Canadiens (1966–1981)
Winnipeg Jets (1981–1983)
D 1,040 106 333 439 [88]
Sawchuk, TerryTerry Sawchuk Detroit Red Wings (1950–1955, 1957–1964, 1968–1969)
Boston Bruins (1955–1957)
Toronto Maple Leafs (1964–1967)
Los Angeles Kings (1967–1968)
New York Rangers (1969–1970)
G 971 0 7 7 2.52 447–330–172 [89]
Schmidt, MiltMilt Schmidt Boston Bruins (1936–1942, 1945–1955) C 776 229 346 575 [90]
Selanne, TeemuTeemu Selanne Winnipeg Jets (1992–1996)
Anaheim Mighty Ducks/Anaheim Ducks (1996–2001, 2005–2014)[c]
San Jose Sharks (2001–2003)
Colorado Avalanche (2003–2004)
RW 1,451 684 773 1,457 [91]
Shanahan, BrendanBrendan Shanahan New Jersey Devils (1987–1991, 2009)
St. Louis Blues (1991–1995)
Hartford Whalers (1995–1996)
Detroit Red Wings (1996–2006)
New York Rangers (2006–2008)
LW 1,524 656 698 1,354 [92]
Shore, EddieEddie Shore Boston Bruins (1926–1940)
New York Americans (1940)
D 550 105 179 284 [93]
Sittler, DarrylDarryl Sittler Toronto Maple Leafs (1970–1982)
Philadelphia Flyers (1982–1984)
Detroit Red Wings (1984–1985)
C 1,096 484 637 1,121 [94]
Smith, BillyBilly Smith Los Angeles Kings (1972)
New York Islanders (1972–1989)
G 680 1 12 13 3.17 305–233–105 [95]
Stastny, PeterPeter Stastny Quebec Nordiques (1980–1990)
New Jersey Devils (1990–1993)
St. Louis Blues (1993–1995)
C 977 450 789 1,239 [96]
Stevens, ScottScott Stevens Washington Capitals (1982–1990)
St. Louis Blues (1990–1991)
New Jersey Devils (1991–2004)
D 1,635 196 712 908 [97]
Sundin, MatsMats Sundin Quebec Nordiques (1990–1994)
Toronto Maple Leafs (1995–2008)
Vancouver Canucks (2009)
C 1,346 564 785 1,349 [98]
Toews, JonathanJonathan Toews Chicago Blackhawks (2007–present) C 717 272 350 622 [99]
Trottier, BryanBryan Trottier New York Islanders (1975–1990)
Pittsburgh Penguins (1990–1994)
C 1,279 524 901 1,425 [100]
Vezina, GeorgesGeorges Vezina Montreal Canadiens (1917–1925) G 190 0 0 0 3.28 103–81–5 [101]
Yzerman, SteveSteve Yzerman Detroit Red Wings (1983–2006) C 1,514 692 1,063 1,755 [102]

Reaction[edit]

The inclusion of Toews[2][103][104] and Kane[2][103][104] was considered controversial. Evgeni Malkin,[103][104][105] Ed Belfour,[103][105][106] Dale Hawerchuk,[103][105][106] Joe Thornton,[104][105] Jarome Iginla,[104][105] Zdeno Chara,[104][105] Pierre Pilote[104][105] and Michel Goulet[103][106] were considered to be notable players omitted from the list.

See also[edit]

Notes[edit]

  • a Years played in leagues other than the NHL (such as the NHA, the WHA or the KHL) are not included.
  • b Statistics in leagues other than the NHL (such as the NHA, the WHA or the KHL) are not included.
  • c Anaheim changed its nickname from the Mighty Ducks to the Ducks in 2006.
  • d The spelling of Chicago’s nickname changed from Black Hawks to Blackhawks in 1986.

References[edit]

  1. ^ "100 Greatest NHL Players". NHL.com. January 27, 2017. Retrieved February 6, 2017. 
  2. ^ a b c Greg Wyshynski, NHL reveals top 100 players of all-time, with some surprises, Yahoo! Sports
  3. ^ Hackel, Stu (January 1, 2017). "Sid Abel: 100 Greatest NHL Players". NHL.com. Retrieved May 15, 2017. 
  4. ^ Hackel, Stu (January 1, 2017). "Syl Apps: 100 Greatest NHL Players". NHL.com. Retrieved May 15, 2017. 
  5. ^ Hackel, Stu (January 1, 2017). "Andy Bathgate: 100 Greatest NHL Players". NHL.com. Retrieved May 15, 2017. 
  6. ^ Stubbs, Dave (January 1, 2017). "Jean Beliveau: 100 Greatest NHL Players". NHL.com. Retrieved May 15, 2017. 
  7. ^ Verdi, Bob (January 1, 2017). "Max Bentley: 100 Greatest NHL Players". NHL.com. Retrieved May 15, 2017. 
  8. ^ Hackel, Stu (January 1, 2017). "Toe Blake: 100 Greatest NHL Players". NHL.com. Retrieved May 15, 2017. 
  9. ^ Hackel, Stu (January 1, 2017). "Mike Bossy: 100 Greatest NHL Players". NHL.com. Retrieved May 15, 2017. 
  10. ^ Johnson, George (January 1, 2017). "Ray Bourque: 100 Greatest NHL Players". NHL.com. Retrieved May 15, 2017. 
  11. ^ Hackel, Stu (January 1, 2017). "Johnny Bower: 100 Greatest NHL Players". NHL.com. Retrieved May 15, 2017. 
  12. ^ Hackel, Stu (January 1, 2017). "Turk Broda: 100 Greatest NHL Players". NHL.com. Retrieved May 15, 2017. 
  13. ^ Hackel, Stu (January 1, 2017). "Martin Brodeur: 100 Greatest NHL Players". NHL.com. Retrieved May 15, 2017. 
  14. ^ Hackel, Stu (January 1, 2017). "Johnny Bucyk: 100 Greatest NHL Players". NHL.com. Retrieved May 15, 2017. 
  15. ^ MacKinnon, John (January 1, 2017). "Pavel Bure: 100 Greatest NHL Players". NHL.com. Retrieved May 15, 2017. 
  16. ^ Allen, Kevin (January 1, 2017). "Chris Chelios: 100 Greatest NHL Players". NHL.com. Retrieved May 15, 2017. 
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  18. ^ Hackel, Stu (January 1, 2017). "Bobby Clarke: 100 Greatest NHL Players". NHL.com. Retrieved May 15, 2017. 
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  27. ^ Hackel, Stu (January 1, 2017). "Bill Durnan: 100 Greatest NHL Players". NHL.com. Retrieved May 15, 2017. 
  28. ^ Hackel, Stu (January 1, 2017). "Phil Esposito: 100 Greatest NHL Players". NHL.com. Retrieved May 15, 2017. 
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  32. ^ Hackel, Stu (January 1, 2017). "Ron Francis: 100 Greatest NHL Players". NHL.com. Retrieved May 15, 2017. 
  33. ^ MacKinnon, John (January 1, 2017). "Grant Fuhr: 100 Greatest NHL Players". NHL.com. Retrieved May 15, 2017. 
  34. ^ Hackel, Stu (January 1, 2017). "Bob Gainey: 100 Greatest NHL Players". NHL.com. Retrieved May 15, 2017. 
  35. ^ Hackel, Stu (January 1, 2017). "Mike Gartner: 100 Greatest NHL Players". NHL.com. Retrieved May 15, 2017. 
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  40. ^ Hackel, Stu (January 1, 2017). "Dominik Hasek: 100 Greatest NHL Players". NHL.com. Retrieved May 15, 2017. 
  41. ^ Hackel, Stu (January 1, 2017). "Tim Horton: 100 Greatest NHL Players". NHL.com. Retrieved May 15, 2017. 
  42. ^ Stubbs, Dave (January 1, 2017). "Gordie Howe: 100 Greatest NHL Players". NHL.com. Retrieved May 15, 2017. 
  43. ^ Verdi, Bob (January 1, 2017). "Bobby Hull: 100 Greatest NHL Players". NHL.com. Retrieved May 15, 2017. 
  44. ^ Allen, Kevin (January 1, 2017). "Brett Hull: 100 Greatest NHL Players". NHL.com. Retrieved May 15, 2017. 
  45. ^ Hackel Stu (January 1, 2017). "Jaromir Jagr: 100 Greatest NHL Players". NHL.com. Retrieved May 15, 2017. 
  46. ^ Verdi, Bob (January 1, 2017). "Patrick Kane: 100 Greatest NHL Players". NHL.com. Retrieved May 15, 2017. 
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  48. ^ Hackel, Stu (January 1, 2017). "Red Kelly: 100 Greatest NHL Players". NHL.com. Retrieved May 15, 2017. 
  49. ^ Hackel, Stu (January 1, 2017). "Ted Kennedy: 100 Greatest NHL Players". NHL.com. Retrieved May 15, 2017. 
  50. ^ Hackel, Stu (January 1, 2017). "Dave Keon: 100 Greatest NHL Players". NHL.com. Retrieved May 15, 2017. 
  51. ^ MacKinnon, John (January 1, 2017). "Jari Kurri: 100 Greatest NHL Players". NHL.com. Retrieved May 15, 2017. 
  52. ^ Stubbs, Dave (January 1, 2017). "Elmer Lach: 100 Greatest NHL Players". NHL.com. Retrieved May 15, 2017. 
  53. ^ Stubbs, Dave (January 1, 2017). "Guy Lafleur: 100 Greatest NHL Players". NHL.com. Retrieved May 15, 2017. 
  54. ^ Allen, Kevin (January 1, 2017). "Pat LaFontaine: 100 Greatest NHL Players". NHL.com. Retrieved May 15, 2017. 
  55. ^ Allen, Kevin (January 1, 2017). "Brian Leetch: 100 Greatest NHL Players". NHL.com. Retrieved May 15, 2017. 
  56. ^ Stubbs, Dave (January 1, 2017). "Jacques Lemaire: 100 Greatest NHL Players". NHL.com. Retrieved May 15, 2017. 
  57. ^ Hackel, Stu (January 1, 2017). "Mario Lemieux: 100 Greatest NHL Players". NHL.com. Retrieved May 15, 2017. 
  58. ^ Duff, Bob (January 1, 2017). "Nicklas Lidstrom: 100 Greatest NHL Players". NHL.com. Retrieved May 15, 2017. 
  59. ^ Cotsonika, Nicholas J. (January 1, 2017). "Eric Lindros: 100 Greatest NHL Players". NHL.com. Retrieved May 15, 2017. 
  60. ^ Stubbs, Dave (January 1, 2017). "Ted Lindsay: 100 Greatest NHL Players". NHL.com. Retrieved May 15, 2017. 
  61. ^ Johnson, George (January 1, 2017). "Al MacInnis: 100 Greatest NHL Players". NHL.com. Retrieved May 15, 2017. 
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  63. ^ Mackinnon, John (January 1, 2017). "Mark Messier: 100 Greatest NHL Players". NHL.com. Retrieved May 15, 2017. 
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