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11-06-2012, 07:09 PM
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Originally Posted by Kriss E View Post
2nd to none was an expression, but you're mistaken in any event. I followed Forsberg career entirely. There's no way you can say those guys (maybe Lemieux) had better hands. At the same time, you can't really say Forsberg had better hands than Jagr either. They're all in the same category imo. Forsberg doesn't get as much recognition because he was injured quite often, not to mention playing in the west most of his career.

I mean, even Lemieux played 200 more games than him.
Peter Forsberg scored 30 goals twice playing on a completely stacked team. He was a great player, but nowhere close to the best ever, or one of the best ever for that matter.

Way overrated, and he is one of my favorite players, but there were many better players, especially offensively and with better hands.

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