NHL Top 10: Most Hated Players

Joel Dundas@@JRDundasCorrespondent IAugust 23, 2009

NHL Top 10: Most Hated Players

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    NEW YORK - JUNE 16:  Former NY Ranger hockey player Sean Avery attends Samsung's 8th Annual Four Seasons Of Hope Gala at Cipriani Wall Street on June 16, 2009 in New York City.  (Photo by Neilson Barnard/Getty Images)

10. Alexander Ovechkin

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    LAS VEGAS - JUNE 18:  Alexander Ovechkin of the Washington Capitals accepts the Hart Memorial Trophy during the 2009 NHL Awards at The Pearl concert theater at the Palms Casino Resort on June 18, 2009 in Las Vegas, Nevada.  (Photo by Ethan Miller/Getty Im

9. Colby Armstrong

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    ATLANTA - FEBRUARY 06: Colby Armstrong #20 of the Atlanta Thrashers skates against the New Jersey Devils on February 6, 2009 at the Philips Arena in Atlanta, Georgia. (Photo by Bruce Bennett/Getty Images)

8. Jarkko Ruutu

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    OTTAWA - FEBRUARY 19:  Jarkko Ruutu #73 of the Ottawa Senators has words with referee Wes McCauley #4  in a game against the Vancouver Canucks on February 19, 2009 at the Scotiabank Place in Ottawa, Canada. (Photo by Phillip MacCallum/Getty Images)

7. Darcy Tucker

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    NEW YORK - FEBRUARY 28: Paul Mara #27 of the New York Rangers fights with Darcy Tucker #16 of the Colarado Avalanche during their game on February 28, 2009 at Madison Square Garden in New York City.  (Photo by Chris McGrath/Getty Images)

6. Todd Bertuzzi

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5. Ray Emery

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4. Dany Heatley

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    UNIONDALE, NY - NOVEMBER 29:  Dany Heatley #15 of the Ottawa Senators looks on during the game against the New York Islanders on November 29, 2008 at Nassau Coliseum in Uniondale, New York. (Photo by Bruce Bennett/Getty Images)

3. Chris Pronger

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    PHILADELPHIA - JULY 06: (EDITORS NOTE: THIS IMAGE HAS BEEN DIGITALLY ALTERED) Chris Pronger #20 of the Philadelphia Flyers poses for a portrait after his first press conference as a Philadelphia Flyer at Flyer's Skate Zone on July 6, 2009 in Philadelphia,

2. Sidney Crosby

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1. Sean Avery

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    NEW YORK - MAY 16:  Hockey player Sean Avery attends STOKED On Spring at the Open House Gallery on May 16, 2009 in New York City.  (Photo by Jason Kempin/Getty Images)

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