__Ranking criteria__• Goals and assists recent season

• Proven / Unproven – Ex. Martin St Louis is a proven consistent scorer.

• Upside / Downside

• Age – Hitting his prime? Old and numbers are slipping?

• Team Dynamics – Are they playing on a strong team or a weak team?

• Proneness to Injury

__Please Note__My list is based on the following point system: Goals (1 point), and Assists (1 point).

Last Updated: October 24, 2013

Rank | Player | Team | Pos |

1 | Sidney Crosby | PIT | C |

2 | Steven Stamkos | TBL | C |

3 | Alex Ovechkin | WSH | R |

4 | Evgeni Malkin | PIT | C |

5 | John Tavares | NYI | C |

6 | Patrick Kane | CHI | R |

7 | Martin St Louis | TBL | R |

8 | Taylor Hall | EDM | L |

9 | Phil Kessel | TOR | R |

10 | Eric Staal | CAR | C |

11 | Nicklas Backstrom | WSH | C |

12 | Henrik Sedin | VAN | C |

13 | Jonathan Toews | CHI | C |

14 | Pavel Datsyuk | DET | C |

15 | Henrik Zetterberg | DET | L |

16 | Ryan Getzlaf | ANA | C |

17 | James Neal | PIT | L |

18 | Zach Parise | MIN | L |

19 | Corey Perry | ANA | R |

20 | Thomas Vanek | BUF | L |

21 | Anze Kopitar | LAK | C |

22 | Daniel Sedin | VAN | L |

23 | Matt Duchene | COL | C |

24 | Chris Kunitz | PIT | L |

25 | Mike Ribeiro | PHX | C |

26 | Joe Thornton | SJS | C |

27 | Jason Spezza | OTT | C |

28 | Rick Nash | NYR | L |

29 | Matt Moulson | NYI | L |

30 | Alexander Semin | CAR | R |

31 | Logan Couture | SJS | C |

32 | PA Parenteau | COL | R |

33 | Tyler Seguin | DAL | C |

34 | Jamie Benn | DAL | C |

35 | Bobby Ryan | OTT | R |

36 | Andrew Ladd | WPG | L |

37 | Loui Eriksson | BOS | L |

38 | Evander Kane | WPG | L |

39 | Marian Hossa | CHI | R |

40 | Joffrey Lupul | TOR | L |

41 | Marian Gaborik | CBJ | R |

42 | Nazem Kadri | TOR | C |

43 | Jordan Eberle | EDM | R |

44 | Derek Stepan | NYR | C |

45 | Claude Giroux | PHI | R |

46 | David Krejci | BOS | C |

47 | Blake Wheeler | WPG | R |

48 | Teddy Purcell | TBL | R |

49 | James van Riemsdyk | TOR | L |

50 | Jason Pominville | MIN | R |

51 | Brad Richards | NYR | C |

52 | Patrick Sharp | CHI | L |

53 | Jonathan Huberdeau | FLA | C |

54 | Pascal Dupuis | PIT | R |

55 | Brad Marchand | BOS | L |

56 | Chris Stewart | STL | R |

57 | Patrik Elias | NJD | L |

58 | Mike Richards | LAK | C |

59 | Jeff Carter | LAK | C |

60 | Joe Pavelski | SJS | C |

61 | Johan Franzen | DET | R |

62 | Tyler Ennis | BUF | C |

63 | Michael Ryder | NJD | R |

64 | Patrick Marleau | SJS | L |

65 | Tomas Plekanec | MTL | C |

66 | Patrice Bergeron | BOS | C |

67 | Ryan Kesler | VAN | C |

68 | Lars Eller | MTL | C |

69 | Lee Stempniak | CGY | R |

70 | Bryan Little | WPG | C |

71 | Kyle Turris | OTT | C |

72 | Stephen Weiss | DET | C |

73 | Ryan Nugent-Hopkins | EDM | C |

74 | Alex Galchenyuk | MTL | C |

75 | Brendan Gallagher | MTL | R |

76 | Justin Williams | LAK | R |

77 | Wayne Simmonds | PHI | R |

78 | Jakub Voracek | PHI | R |

79 | Max Pacioretty | MTL | L |

80 | Mikko Koivu | MIN | C |

81 | Jaromir Jagr | NJD | R |

82 | Tomas Fleischmann | FLA | L |

83 | Derek Roy | STL | C |

84 | Vincent Lecavalier | PHI | C |

85 | Cody Hodgson | BUF | C |

86 | Jordan Staal | CAR | C |

87 | Derick Brassard | NYR | C |

88 | Ryan Callahan | NYR | R |

89 | David Desharnais | MTL | C |

90 | Patrik Berglund | STL | C |

91 | Brayden Schenn | PHI | C |

92 | T.J. Oshie | STL | R |

93 | Dustin Brown | LAK | R |

94 | David Perron | EDM | L |

95 | Kyle Okposo | NYI | R |

96 | Mike Cammalleri | CGY | C |

97 | Jeff Skinner | CAR | L |

98 | Vladimir Tarasenko | STL | R |

99 | Troy Brouwer | WSH | R |

100 | Bryan Bickell | CHI | L |

101 | Milan Lucic | BOS | L |

102 | Jarome Iginla | BOS | R |

103 | Dany Heatley | MIN | L |

104 | David Backes | STL | C |

105 | Alexander Steen | STL | L |

106 | Radim Vrbata | PHX | R |

107 | Tyler Bozak | TOR | C |

108 | Curtis Glencross | CGY | L |

109 | Cory Conacher | OTT | L |

110 | Nail Yakupov | EDM | R |

111 | Jiri Tlusty | CAR | L |

112 | Brandon Saad | CHI | L |

113 | Matt Cullen | NSH | C |

114 | Ryan O'Reilly | COL | C |

115 | Devin Setoguchi | WPG | R |

116 | Milan Michalek | OTT | L |

117 | Jiri Hudler | CGY | C |

118 | Daniel Alfredsson | DET | R |

119 | Mikkel Boedker | PHX | L |

120 | Nikolai Kulemin | TOR | L |

121 | Sam Gagner | EDM | C |

122 | Patric Hornqvist | NSH | R |

123 | Paul Stastny | COL | C |

124 | Ray Whitney | DAL | L |

125 | Frans Nielsen | NYI | C |

126 | David Clarkson | TOR | R |

127 | Damien Brunner | NJD | C |

128 | Tomas Kopecky | FLA | R |

129 | Shane Doan | PHX | R |

130 | Alex Tanguay | COL | L |

131 | Saku Koivu | ANA | C |

132 | Alexandre Burrows | VAN | R |

133 | Martin Hanzal | PHX | C |

134 | Matt Read | PHI | R |

135 | Travis Zajac | NJD | C |

136 | Marcus Johansson | WSH | C |

137 | Viktor Stalberg | NSH | R |

138 | David Legwand | NSH | C |

139 | Martin Erat | WSH | R |

140 | Teemu Selanne | ANA | R |

141 | Gabriel Landeskog | COL | L |

142 | Brenden Morrow | STL | L |

143 | Steve Ott | BUF | C |

144 | Brian Gionta | MTL | R |

145 | Jannik Hansen | VAN | R |

146 | Andrew Cogliano | ANA | C |

147 | Cam Atkinson | CBJ | R |

148 | Mark Letestu | CBJ | C |

149 | Carl Hagelin | NYR | L |

150 | Valtteri Filppula | TBL | C |

151 | Ales Hemsky | EDM | R |

152 | Mika Zibanejad | OTT | C |

153 | Jakob Silfverberg | ANA | R |

154 | Brad Boyes | FLA | R |

155 | Brooks Laich | WSH | C |

156 | Mike Fisher | NSH | C |

157 | Clarke MacArthur | OTT | L |

158 | Andy McDonald | STL | L |

159 | Jamie McGinn | COL | L |

160 | Michael Grabner | NYI | R |

161 | Artem Anisimov | CBJ | C |

162 | Matt Stajan | CGY | C |

163 | Jussi Jokinen | PIT | L |

164 | Daniel Briere | MTL | C |

165 | Mikhail Grabovski | WSH | C |

166 | Mikael Backlund | CGY | C |

167 | Brandon Dubinsky | CBJ | C |

168 | Tomas Hertl | SJS | C |

169 | Nathan MacKinnon | COL | C |

170 | Cody Eakin | DAL | C |

171 | Antoine Vermette | PHX | C |

172 | Sean Monahan | CGY | C |

173 | Kyle Palmieri | ANA | R |

174 | Matt Cooke | MIN | L |

175 | Kris Versteeg | FLA | R |

176 | Scott Hartnell | PHI | L |

177 | Adam Henrique | NJD | C |

178 | Michael Frolik | WPG | R |

179 | Joel Ward | WSH | R |

180 | Shawn Matthias | FLA | C |

181 | Colin Wilson | NSH | C |

182 | Josh Bailey | NYI | C |

183 | Zack Kassian | VAN | R |

184 | Drew Stafford | BUF | R |

185 | Nathan Horton | CBJ | R |

186 | Pierre-Marc Bouchard | NYI | C |

187 | Tuomo Ruutu | CAR | C |

188 | Martin Havlat | SJS | R |

189 | Ryane Clowe | NJD | L |

190 | Brandon Sutter | PIT | C |

191 | Colin Greening | OTT | L |

192 | Jarret Stoll | LAK | C |

193 | Nick Foligno | CBJ | L |

194 | Rich Peverley | DAL | C |

195 | Magnus Paajarvi | STL | L |

196 | Dave Bolland | TOR | C |

197 | Mikael Granlund | MIN | C |

198 | Simon Gagne | PHI | L |

199 | John Mitchell | COL | C |

200 | Marcel Goc | FLA | C |

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