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Bobby Clarke no great

Ed Vanderwoude, Hamilton, Ont.

I enjoyed your special issue, The Top 100 Players of All-Time by Position, but I find it troubling that Bobby Clarke continues to make these lists.

This is a guy most famous for breaking Valeri Kharlamov’s ankle with his stick in the ’72 Summit Series.

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Kharlamov, of course, being one of many Russian players who possessed skill that Clarke could only dream of having.

Thankfully, the game is in good hands now and with a lot of stars coming up, this should take Clarke off any “greatest player” lists within a decade.