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12-31-2008, 01:20 PM
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Originally Posted by Modo View Post
Sort of. Case in point:



Why Crosby is by default the top player in the game when there are talents like Ovechkin and Malkin playing, I'll never know. Seems like everyone always has to prove why someone's better than Sid, far more often than having to prove him better than the first two.
Because he won the major (not Calder) awards before any of them, and when Ovechkin won them a year later, he did so when Crosby was waylaid. Because Malkin has yet to win a major award.

And because Crosby's the only one to have led the playoffs in scoring.

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