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NHL ON TSN: TOP 50 NHL PLAYERS

TSN has unveiled the NHL's Top 50 players heading into the 2013-14 hockey season based on selections by a group of 14 NHL coaches and general managers and this year's top player is once again Pittsburgh Penguins captain Sidney Crosby.

The order for the Top 50 was determined by a cumulative point system based on individual rankings.
(Photos: Getty Images/Canadian Press)

1-10 | 11-20 | 21-30 | 31-40 | 41-50

41. Pekka Rinne

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Team: Nashville Predators 2012-13 Ranking: 27
Position: Goaltender Age: 30
2012-13 Stats
GP W L OTL GAA PCT SO
43 15 16 8 2.43 .910 5

42. Milan Lucic

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Team: Boston Bruins 2012-13 Ranking: NR
Position: Left Wing Age: 25
2012-13 Stats
GP G A PTS +/- PIM
46 7 20 27 +8 75

43. Phil Kessel

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Team: Toronto Maple Leafs 2012-13 Ranking: 47
Position: Right Wing Age: 25
2012-13 Stats
GP G A PTS +/- PIM
48 20 32 52 -3 18

44. Oliver Ekman-Larsson

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Team: Phoenix Coyotes 2012-13 Ranking: NR
Position: Defence Age: 22
2012-13 Stats
GP G A PTS +/- PIM
48 3 21 24 +5 26

45. Sergei Bobrovsky

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Team: Columbus Blue Jackets 2012-13 Ranking: NR
Position: Goaltender Age: 25
2012-13 Stats
GP W L OTL GAA PCT SO
38 21 11 6 2.00 .932 4

46. David Krejci

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Team: Boston Bruins 2012-13 Ranking: NR
Position: Centre Age: 27
2012-13 Stats
GP G A PTS +/- PIM
47 10 23 33 +1 20

47. Patrick Sharp

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Team: Chicago Blackhawks 2012-13 Ranking: NR
Position: Left Wing Age: 31
2012-13 Stats
GP G A PTS +/- PIM
28 6 14 20 +8 14

48. Dustin Brown

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Team: Los Angeles Kings 2012-13 Ranking: 43
Position: Left Wing/Right Wing Age: 28
2012-13 Stats
GP G A PTS +/- PIM
46 18 11 29 +6 22

49. Thomas Vanek

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Team: Buffalo Sabres 2012-13 Ranking: NR
Position: Right Wing/Left Wing Age: 29
2012-13 Stats
GP G A PTS +/- PIM
38 20 21 41 -1 20

50. Mikko Koivu

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Team: Minnesota Wild 2012-13 Ranking: NR
Position: Centre Age: 30
2012-13 Stats
GP G A PTS +/- PIM
48 11 26 37 +2 26



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