Top 5: Players You Forgot Were Edmonton Oilers

From their early days in the WHA, to the dynasty days in the 1980's, to their post-lockout doldrums, the Edmonton Oilers have captivated the hockey world since 1971. Even with the team under a constant microscope, there have been a few players who have slipped through the cracks of time and fallen into the forgotten … Continue reading Top 5: Players You Forgot Were Edmonton Oilers

Top 5: Players You Forgot Were Columbus Blue Jackets

Entering the league in 2000, the Blue Jackets struggled for much of their first two decades of existence to simply find their footing in the NHL. They didn't make the playoffs for the first time until 2009, and didn't have their first playoff win until 2014. Between being a basement dweller where teams would dump … Continue reading Top 5: Players You Forgot Were Columbus Blue Jackets

Top 5: Players You Forgot Were L.A. Kings

A franchise that famously flubs their playoff appearances with early exits, the Los Angeles Kings finally won the Big One in 2012, 45 years after their founding. Even though some of the top stars in NHL history have suited up for the Kings over the years, their postseason struggle forced them to shake up their … Continue reading Top 5: Players You Forgot Were L.A. Kings

Top 5: Players You Forgot Were Florida Panthers

Joining the league in 1993, the Florida Panthers were one of the more successful expansion teams of the era. Making it to the Stanley Cup Final in their third season of existence, they spent much of the next twenty years at the bottom of the NHL standings. The franchise often became a salary-dumping grounds while … Continue reading Top 5: Players You Forgot Were Florida Panthers

Top 5: Players You Forgot Were Minnesota Wild

The Minnesota Wild are special when it comes to players. They are known for building a core and running with a group of players for long periods of time. Almost a quarter of the players that have ever suited up for the Wild have played in at least 150 games. With the kind of dedication, … Continue reading Top 5: Players You Forgot Were Minnesota Wild

Top 5: Players You Forgot Were St. Louis Blues

For most of their history the St. Louis Blues were known as a perennial playoff team that just couldn't quite win the big one. That all changed in 2019 when the Blues won the organization's very first Stanley Cup. As with every longstanding competitive team, they were not afraid to make changes to their roster … Continue reading Top 5: Players You Forgot Were St. Louis Blues

Top 5: Players You Forgot Were Colorado Avalanche

Since their relocation from Quebec in 1995, The Colorado Avalanche have more-often-than-not been a competitive hockey club. With two Stanley Cups in 1996 and 2001, and the current squad a perennial playoff team, It is no surprise the team sifts through talent in order to find the magic key for their next Stanley Cup.   … Continue reading Top 5: Players You Forgot Were Colorado Avalanche

Top 5: Players You Forgot Were New York Rangers

Established in 1926, the New York Rangers hold the distinction of being one of the NHL's original six teams. Over nine hundred players have dawned the iconic blue sweater since their inception and it's pretty safe to say you can't recall all of them, right? Number 5- Mike Knuble Mike Knuble started his career in … Continue reading Top 5: Players You Forgot Were New York Rangers

Top 5: Players You Forgot Were Detroit Red Wings

Owning the distinction of being part of the NHL's Original Six and having almost 1,000 players dawn the winged wheel in the history of the organization, The Detroit Red Wings have one of the most storied franchise's in the NHL. It's easy to list some of the Red Wings greats, but do you remember these … Continue reading Top 5: Players You Forgot Were Detroit Red Wings