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165. Alex Tanguay

Alex Tanguay would score 863 Pints in the National Hockey League, which is no small feat considering he played in the dead puck era. 

Tanguay was known for his versatility, as while he was never considered to be an elite player, he was definitely an upper echelon performer who could be relied to perform offensive skill tasks or work the corners if needed.  Tanguay would finish in the top ten in Assists twice and he would twice lead the NHL in Shooting Percentage, a statistic that of this writing he is 21st all time in. 

Best known for his time with the Colorado Avalanche, Tanguay helped them win the 2001 Stanley Cup.  He is also a former All Star, an accolade he earned in 2004 where he finished ninth in Points.

The Bullet Points

  • Country of Origin: Sainte-Justine, Quebec, Canada
  • Eligible Since: Tuesday, 01 January 2019
  • Position: Left Wing
  • Played For: Calgary Flames, Colorado Avalanche, Montreal Canadiens, Phoenix Coyotes, Tampa Bay Lightning
  • Major Accolades and Awards: NHL All Star (1) (2004)
    Highest Shooting Percentage (2) (2006 & 2015)
    Stanley Cup Ring (1) (Colorado Avalanche, 2001)

Should Alex Tanguay be in the Hall of Fame?

Definitely put him in! - 33.3%
Maybe, but others deserve it first. - 33.3%
Probably not, but it wouldn't be the end of the world. - 11.1%
No opinion. - 0%
No way! - 22.2%

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