SI Players Poll
[Based on a survey of 366 NHL players]
Who is the most overrated player in the NHL?
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Alexei Yashin, Islanders.....7%
Bobby Holik, Thrashers.....7%
Bryan McCabe, Leafs....6%
Brad Richards, Lightning.....5%
Sean Avery, Rangers.....4%
Shane Doan, Coyotes.....4%
Marc Savard, Bruins.....3%
Jaromir Jagr, Rangers.....3%
Marty Turco, Stars.....3%
Rick DiPietro, Islanders.....3%
Who is the most underrated player in the NHL?
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Jere Lehtinen, Stars.....5%
Henrik Zetterberg, Wings.....5%
Mike Fisher, Senators....4%
Patrick Marleau, Sharks.....3%
Dan Boyle, Lightning.....3%
Steve Sullivan, Predators.....2%
Michael Nylander, Rangers.....2%
Sami Salo, Canucks.....2%
Daymond Langkow, Flames.....2%
Yanic Perreault, Leafs.....2%
FAST FACTS: Tampa Bay's Dan Boyle tied for fourth most underrated, one of only four defensemen in the top 25.... Rangers LW Sean Avery was the fifth most overrated (4%).... More than 20% of Northeast Division players picked Fisher as underrated.... Yashin is 53rd in NHL scoring (278 points) since signing a 10-year, $87.5 million contract with the Islanders in 2001.

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