Top 10 Best Hockey Players of the 1980s
The 1980s are known as the Golden Age in professional hockey. It was during this decade that some of the most legendary players to ever hit the ice took to the stage. Many of the most crucial moments in hockey got started during this period.
Although many of these players continued to play well into the 1990s, and even the 2000s, there was nothing quite like the rivalries, wins, and losses of the 80s.
The decade started off with the Miracle on Ice, in which the US Olympic team took on the Soviet team and won. Although most of the NHL players on this list were not playing during that game, it set a precedent for what an awesome period in hockey history it would become.
Read on to learn more about the top 10 best hockey players of the 1980s.
10. Mike Bossy
Michael Bossy is a Canadian member of the NHL who played hockey for the New York Islanders. He was born on January 22, 1957 in Montreal,...