SI.com's Allan Muir undertook the agonizing chore of choosing the following 100 players. Our one stipulation was that obviously worthy players not be shoehorned into this list if they wore a particular number only briefly. Thus, no Joe Sakic at 88, the number he wore as a rookie with Quebec before switching to his familiar 19, which had some stiff competition. Here are the greatest NHL Players to wear jersey numbers 00-99.SI.com's Allan Muir undertook the agonizing chore of choosing the following 100 players. Our one stipulation was that obviously worthy players not be shoehorned into this list if they wore a particular number only briefly. Thus, no Joe Sakic at 88, the number he wore as a rookie with Quebec before switching to his familiar 19, which had some stiff competition. Here are the greatest NHL Players to wear jersey numbers 00-99.Here are the greatest NHL Players to wear jersey numbers 00-99.