Patrick Kane, Martin St. Louis and the 30 Best NHL Players Under Six Feet Tall

December 8th, 2010 by Liz Brownstein Leave a reply »
So many people believe that hockey is a sport of size, weight and brute force.  Well, the next 30 players prove that you don't have to be 6'6 and 230 pounds of pure muscle to contribute to the game.  

A throwback to arguably the best "shorty" of all time is Theo Fleury (pictured here), standing a mere 5 feet, 6 inches tall, but still sniping enough goals to average over a point a game for his entire career - 1088 points in 1084 career games played.  

Just one key point to mention before we get started, any players who did not play at least 15 games this season were not included in the list.  This includes: Paul Kariya, Zach Parise, Marc Savard and Chris Drury. 

So here we go!

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