The latter one is most appropriate for the Russian sniper. The best name and one of the best players. With 525 goals and 1,095 points, he can have as many names as he wants. Many historical player head shots courtesy of David Davis. Full-year historical Major League statistics provided by Pete Palmer and Gary Gillette of.
To find out more or to opt-out, please read our. If your last name is Beers, you have to be a fun guy to hang around. Esposito's dreaded snap shot helped him pile up 717 goals. Francis' acquisition by Pittsburgh in 1991 filled a huge hole and helped the Penguins win back-to-back Cups. Crashley had his best individual season with the Sharks in 1972-73, scoring 18 goals and 45 points in 70 games.
Now, about his last name. Each of these lists over the next five weeks will have a poll attached to it. Total Zone Rating and initial framework for Wins above Replacement calculations provided by Sean Smith. He was one of the most lethal players ever on the power play and made life miserable for goaltenders. G Best ever: Many of 's scoring marks will last for generations.
So not only is he named Jarome, he's an Arthur, a Junior and an Elvis as well. He doesn't play small on the ice, however, scoring 34 goals for the Rangers over the past two seasons. Let me know in the comments. Imagine the fun their play-by-play announcer has each night - Mikko to Nino, or Niederreiter to Koivu. What best captures the spirit and essence of your group of players? Bombardir's career came to a premature end when he suffered a knee injury in 2005-06. Even if you choose not to have your activity tracked by third parties for advertising services, you will still see non-personalized ads on our site. Best current player: Crosby owned a Hart Trophy, a scoring title and a Stanley Cup before he was 22.
Geoffrion mixed it up throughout his career. Paddy a great name for a goalie, but he could also pass for an Irish gangster from the early 20th century. Best current player: The first player ever drafted by the still holds many of the franchise scoring records, even though he joined the three years ago. Runner-up: His numbers don't match some of the other great goaltenders because his teammates were more concerned with scoring, but Fuhr was the man in goal during the ' dynasty years from 1984-90. Boychuk and Leddy are elite defensemen who control the blueline and helped the Islanders reach the playoffs last year. There will never be another.
The former University of Minnesota star had one of those names that is just fun to say, and that's why he's on this list. Not quite as fitting, but still entertaining. Most players would look at a career with five 30-goal seasons and call it a wonderful run. Clutterbuck, a winger, is known for his rough style, dishing out a record 356 hits in 2008-09. But his game certainly is.
But his name is so well known that there's a wasp in Kenya named after him. Gilmour finished with 450 goals and 1,414 points in his stellar career. See if you like any of the names here. A name and resume fit for a king. No better example of that than Mike Gartner. Gartner posted 30-goal seasons with five different teams , North , , ,. Win Expectancy, Run Expectancy, and Leverage Index calculations provided by Tom Tango of , and co-author of.
That's right - eight names. The site is also a resource for sports quotes, slogans, sports team names, product reviews, book excerpts, coaching and sports parenting articles. The fact Gilmour did it, and did it quite well, for 20 years is what makes him unique. Best current player: Hossa is nearing impressive career achievements at age 33. Some are just strange, and others like Punch Broadbent are just fitting for a hockey player. He also represented the United States at the 1988 Winter Olympics.