New Jersey's Top Ten Sports Heroes

JerseySenior Analyst IApril 19, 2009

New Jersey's Top Ten Sports Heroes

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    RALEIGH, NC - MARCH 18:  Goalkeeper Cam Ward #30 of the Carolina Hurricanes stops a shot by Mike Rupp #17 of the New Jersey Devils during the second period at the RBC Center on March 18, 2009 in Raleigh, North Carolina.  (Photo by Grant Halverson/Getty Im

10- Shaquille O'Neal

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    OAKLAND, CA - MARCH 15:  Shaquille O'Neal #32 of the Phoenix Suns dribbles the ball against the Golden State Warriors during an NBA game on March 15, 2009 at Oracle Arena in Oakland, California. NOTE TO USER: User expressly acknowledges and agrees that, b

9- Mike

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    NEWARK, NJ - JANUARY 30:  Television announcer Mike 'Doc' Emrick speaks to the fans as he is honored prior to the Pittsburgh Penguins playing the New Jersey Devils at the Prudential Center on January 30, 2009 in Newark, New Jersey.  (Photo by Jim McIsaac/

8- Eli Manning

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    EAST RUTHERFORD, NJ -  JANUARY 11:  Eli Manning #10 of the New York Giants looks on against the Philadelphia Eagles during the NFC Divisional Playoff Game on January 11, 2009 at Giants Stadium in East Rutherford, New Jersey.  The Eagles defeated the Giant

7- Vince Carter

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    NEW YORK - MARCH 18:  Vince Carter #15 of the New Jersey Nets dribbles against the New York Knicks at Madison Square Garden March 18, 2009 in New York City. NOTE TO USER: User expressly acknowledges and agrees that, by downloading and/or using this Photog

6- Derek Jeter

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    NEW YORK - APRIL 17:  Derek Jeter #2 of the New York Yankees hits a home run in the eighth inning of their game to give them a 6-5 lead over the Cleveland Indians at Yankee Stadium on April 17, 2009 in the Bronx borough of New York City.  (Photo by Ezra S

5- Patrik Elias

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    NEW YORK - MARCH 30: Patrik Elias #26 of the New Jersey Devils skates against the New York Rangers during the game on March 30, 2009 at Madison Square Garden in New York City.  (Photo by Chris McGrath/Getty Images)

4- Brook Lopez

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    LOS ANGELES, CA - NOVEMBER 25: Brook Loopez #11 of the New Jersey Nets rests during a break in the game against the Los Angeles Lakers on November 25, 2008 at Staples Center in Los Angeles, California. The Lakers won 120-93.   NOTE TO USER: User expressly

3- Zach Parise

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    NEWARK, NJ - APRIL 11:  Zach Parise #9 of the New Jersey Devils skates against the Carolina Hurricanes at the Prudential Center on April 11, 2009 in Newark, New Jersey. The Devils defeated the Hurricanes 3-2.  (Photo by Jim McIsaac/Getty Images)

2- Devin Harris

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    EAST RUTHERFORD, NJ - MARCH 04:  Devin Harris #34 of the New Jersey Nets shoots the ball against The Boston Celtics during their game on March 4th, 2009 at The Izod Center in East Rutherford, New Jersey.  NOTE TO USER: User expressly acknowledges and agre

1- Martin Brodeur

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    NEWARK, NJ - APRIL 15: Martin Brodeur #30 of the New Jersey Devils tends net against the Carolina Hurricanes during game one of the 2009 NHL Eastern Conference Quarterfinals at Prudential Center on April 15, 2009 in Newark, New Jersey. (Photo by Bruce Ben

Honorable Mentions

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    UNIONDALE, NY - FEBRUARY 21:  Scott Clemmensen #35 of the New Jersey Devils skates against the New York Islanders on February 21, 2009 at Nassau Coliseum in Uniondale, New York.  (Photo by Jim McIsaac/Getty Images)
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