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Greatest Skaters EVER in the NHL

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01-24-2013, 03:54 PM
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All-round skating ability? Orr and Fedorov.

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01-24-2013, 05:39 PM
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Helmut Balderis ...maybe not so much when he finally got to the NHL but still one of the best skaters all time
One more vote from me. Beautiful skating.

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01-26-2013, 12:02 PM
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i am surprise not many people mentioned Paul Kariya...he was such a great skater imo


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01-26-2013, 02:44 PM
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hmmm...I´ll only take players from when I started watching hockey.

Pavel Bure
Paul Coffey
Sergei Fedorov

don´t remember but belive that T.Selänne and P.Kariya was also pretty fast

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01-26-2013, 10:51 PM
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Haven't read through the whole thread, but guys who come to mind immediately are:

Orr, Leetch, Niedermayer, Bure, Fedorov, Lafleur, Coffey, Modano.

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01-27-2013, 06:34 PM
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Watching Fedorov skate was a thing of beauty!

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01-27-2013, 06:48 PM
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Niedermayer's skating stride almost singlehandedly made me a hockey fan

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