Devils' Clarkson NHL's top power forward? 

February, 12, 2013
ESPN analyst Barry Melrose is never shy about sharing his opinions, unconventional or otherwise, and his latest is sure to raise a few eyebrows across the hockey world.

Appearing on the NHL Network studio show NHL Tonight, Melrose ranked New Jersey Devils tough-guy-turned-scorer David Clarkson as the top power forward in the NHL, ahead of Milan Lucic of the Boston Bruins and Calgary Flames star Jarome Iginla. He then made a compelling case for his pick.