Earlier this week, TSN released their annual “Top 50” list and as with most of these lists, it was met with a lot of bitching and complaining from fans on Twitter.
Were there parts of the list that I disagree with? Absolutely. But, instead of just tweeting something like “Claude Giroux is too high” I’m going to make my own list and spoiler, Claude Giroux is much lower on my list.
A few things you’ll notice with my rankings: I favour centres and prefer an elite offensive player over an elite defensive player.
Here is my version of “The Top 50 Players in the NHL”: