Top 10 NHL Players of All Time

Gordie Howe – Only Player Ever to Top Every Meaningful Offensive Category

He was born on March 31, 1928, in Floral, Saskatchewan. He started to officiate hockey games at the age of 8years among his teens and officially joined Detroit Red at the age of 16 after unsuccessfully tried to join New York Rangers. He would, however, made his debut on Oct. 16, 1946, at the age of 18. He had a straight record of achievements that saw him enjoy undisputable following from his fans.

MARCH 17: Gordie Howe #9 of the Detroit Red Wings skates on the ice during an NHL game against the Minnesota North Stars on March 17, 1968, at the Met Center in Bloomington, Minnesota. (Photo by Bruce Bennett Studios/Getty Images)

He was the first player ever to enjoy 22 consecutive scoring seasons each with a minimum of 23goals. He won six Hart Trophies and equally six Art Ross trophies and four Stanley Cups championships.

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