Sports giant ESPN may be the self-proclaimed “worldwide leader in sports”, but any hockey fan, particularly any American hockey fan, will tell you that the media giant’s NHL coverage is woeful at best.
Still, the worldwide leader in sports felt qualified enough to publish their All-Decade Awards earlier this week, handing out distinctions to the very best NHLers from 2009-10 to 2019-20.
Check out these selections:
Winner: Sidney Crosby
Runners-up: Alex Ovechkin and Patrick Kane
Winner: Henrik Lundqvist
Runners-up: Sergei Bobrovsky, Carey Price, Pekka Rinne
Winner: Erik Karlsson
Runners-up: Duncan Keith, Drew Doughty
Winner: Patrice Bergeron
Runners-up: Anze Kopitar and Jonathan Toews
Winner: Mathew Barzal
Runners-up: Artemi Panarin, Auston Matthews