As the 2010 playoff season has commenced, one thing is evident: the NHL is loaded with a smorgasbord of talent.
Yes -- I said smorgasbord.
In the constant debate over whether Sidney Crosby or Alexander Ovechkin is the league's best player, we tend to overlook the rest of the NHL's vast array of talent.
Although it may not seem like it, our league is full of other great players beyond Crosby and Ovechkin.
It's time we start giving credit where credit is due.
With that being said, here are the ten best forwards in the NHL outside of Sidney Crosby and Alex Ovechkin.