1. 5 Most Complete Players in the NHL (Physicality Excluded)

    In response to the unprecedented number of negative comments I received for my last article , I decided to write a similar piece featuring the five most (nearly) complete players in the NHL ...

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  2. The 5 Most Complete Players in the NHL

    In an NHL where specialists reign supreme (offensive specialists, defensive specialists, power play specialists, penalty kill specialists, fighting specialists), there are only a handful of players who play and excel at all areas of the game...

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  3. St. Louis Blues: 5 Players Who Were Snubbed from the All-Star Game

    The NHL All-Star game roster was announced on Thursday, and out of the numerous deserving players on the St. Louis Blues , only one of them was selected to play: Brian Elliott ...

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  4. 7 NHLers You Forgot Were Once 40-Goal Scorers

    Scoring 40 goals in one season is a huge milestone in the NHL which few players ever accomplish. Reaching that mark usually propels a player to superstar status, and for a large ...

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  5. St. Louis Blues: Ranking the 15 Greatest Players in Franchise History

    In their 44-year existence as an NHL team, the St. Louis Blues have had more than 600 players don their blue and gold sweaters...

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  6. NHL Video: The 10 Most Mismatched Fights of the Past 10 Years

    After witnessing seasoned enforcer Mike Rupp beat the brain cells out of non-fighter Tomas Kopecky on Friday, I decided to compile a list featuring 10 of the most mismatched NHL fights of the past 10 years...

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  7. NHL Winter Classic 2012: 10 Fights We Could Potentially See on Game Day

    Like it or not, fighting is a part of the NHL (at least for now, but that could change within a couple of years), and even during special or significant games, specifically the Winter Classic, fighting still occurs...

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  8. St. Louis Blues: 5 Players Who May Be Traded Under Ken Hitchcock

    Since replacing Davis Payne as coach of the St. Louis Blues on November 6, Ken Hitchcock has led the team to a 15-4-4 record...

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  9. St. Louis Blues: Will Brian Elliott Win the Vezina Trophy This Year?

    If I would have asked whether Brian Elliott was a potential Vezina Trophy winner before the season began, I would have received one of two responses: "Who’s Brian Elliott?" ...

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  10. St. Louis Blues: Chris Stewart and 5 Players Who Need To Step Up Their Game

    After finishing the 2010-11 season ranked 10th in the league in goals per game, nobody could predict that the St. Louis Blues would be struggling to find the back of the net this year, especially since most of their top tier scorers have been healthy...

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  11. 10 Most Embarrassing NHL Player Arrests

    After former NHL player and now former ESPN analyst Matthew Barnaby was arrested early in December for driving a Porsche with three tires while intoxicated, I thought it would be ...

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  12. NHL: Top 10 Shootout Specialists (With Video)

    It’s been more than seven years since the NHL adopted the shootout format, and after debuting to mixed approval, it has since been accepted almost universally as both an entertaining and effective way to nullify a tie...

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  13. Top 10 Hardest Hits of the Season so Far (With Video)

    We are currently one-third of the way through the season, and I thought it would be appropriate to do a retrospective compilation of some of the most devastating hits that have occurred in the league so far...

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  14. St. Louis Blues: The 7 Best Goals of David Perron's Career

    After receiving a huge blind-side hit by Joe Thornton on November 4, 2010, St. Louis Blues forward David Perron acquired a concussion and spent 394 days out, missing 97 games dealing with its aftermath...

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  15. St. Louis Blues: 6 Keys to the Team's Recent Success

    After a disappointing October, where they went 5-6 and sat at the bottom of the standings, the St. Louis Blues completely revitalized their game to become one of the best teams in the league as November concluded...

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  16. The 10 Best Three-Point Shooting Big Men in NBA History

    There are three positions in basketball that are designated for long-range shooting: point guard, shooting guard and small forward...

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  17. NHL History: The 10 Greatest Defensemen To Never Win a Norris Trophy

    Since being introduced in the 1953-54 season, the Norris Trophy has been awarded annually in the NHL to the defenseman who demonstrates the greatest all-around ability at the position...

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  18. 10 Celebrities Who Almost Became Professional Athletes

    Many celebrities are multi-talented. They had an abundance of options for a career but chose the one they are now famous for...

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  19. Top 10 David vs. Goliath NHL Fights of the Past 20 Years (With Video)

    Weight classes are instituted in professional fighting so that fighters can only scrap opponents of equal size, therefore, fighting someone out of your own weight class is strictly ...

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  20. Top 10 Power Forwards in the NHL Today

    In hockey, you generally have a forward who fills one role. The first and second line guys are your scorers, they run the offense and their job is to get you the goals, the third ...

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