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11-22-2012, 04:22 PM
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Originally Posted by tarheelhockey View Post
"Decently long time"... how long would you say it's been since Crosby ascended to Best Player status? 4-5 years now? Not Gretzky-esque, but how many players have been at the top of the hill for 4-5 years, injuries notwithstanding? Not a whole lot of them, and not Trottier.
You mean when not counting Ovechkin or Malkin? I mean... Crosby has never been a clear-cut best player in the league over any meaningful period. One of the best? Sure. Best overall during those 4-5 years? Most likely. Best player without any doubts over more than one season. Nope.

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