SI PLAYERS NHL POLL

March 27, 2006

Who is the NHL'smost physically intimidating player?

Zdeno Chara,Senators, D .......... 31.4%

Georges Laraque,Oilers, RW .......... 17.2%

Donald Brashear,Flyers, LW .......... 12.4%

Todd Bertuzzi,Canucks, RW .......... 7.3%

FAST FACTSPlayers couldn't vote for a teammate.... At 6'9" (and 260 pounds) Chara(far left) is the tallest player in NHL history.... Brashear is 12th in the NHLin penalty minutes with 127, most among the top four vote getters.... Avalancheforward Steve Moore has a lawsuit pending against Bertuzzi, whose blindsideattack in '04 fractured three vertebrae in Moore's neck.

[Based on asurvey of 343 NHL players] • For an expanded version of the poll, go toSI.com/Players.

TWO PHOTOSAARON HARRIS/CP (CHARA); ED BETZ/AP (LARAQUE)

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