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10-10-2009, 01:46 AM
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Personally I think that Mike Bossy is strongly underrated in this list. He has the highest goal per game ratio of all time and no other player ever scored as much 50-goal seasons (9), which he did in 10 seasons.

Call me crazy, but I would have placed him about 5th forward of all time, and at the very least I think he should have been placed just above Lafleur in the 15-20 range.
If Bossy played 5 more years he would have seen his goals per game average decline significantly. Would this make him a worse player?

You are free to present your arguments for why he's better than guys like Mikita, Morenz, Beliveau, Richard, and Clarke. I personally don't see it.

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