Top 10 Swedish Hockey Players of All Time

Top 10 Swedish Hockey Players of All Time

Though Swedish hockey players had made their way over to the NHL before, it wasn’t until Borje Salming arrived in the 1970s that we started to see Swedish hockey players arrive en masse in the NHL. Since that time there have been an ever increasing number of...
Top 10 Russian Hockey Players of All Time

Top 10 Russian Hockey Players of All Time

No one in Canada knew just how good the Soviets were at hockey until we were stunned by their skill and their speed at the 1972 Summit Series. Canadians watched in open-mouthed dismay as the crafty Russians skated circles around our boys on our home soil. Our team may...
Top 10 American Hockey Players of All Time

Top 10 American Hockey Players of All Time

Compiling a list of the top 10 American hockey players of all time was more challenging than I anticipated. Though hockey falls far behind baseball, basketball, and football in the hearts and minds of most Americans, as a nation they have still produced many...
Top 10 Finnish Hockey Players of All Time

Top 10 Finnish Hockey Players of All Time

Before I start this list of the top 10 Finnish hockey players of all time I should state that these top 10 Finnish hockey players make the list because of their NHL accomplishments. There are no doubt several great Finnish hockey players that never played in the NHL...
Top 10 Biggest NHL Draft Busts of All Time

Top 10 Biggest NHL Draft Busts of All Time

NHL scouts have a tough job. Evaluating natural talent isn’t so difficult. Even a knowledgeable fan can detect when a kid has the skills and the hockey sense to be a potential star. The tough part for the scouts is determining which of these talented kids will...