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Player rankings: Who is the top skater?

Behind Ryan Miller, another battle rages for Crosby and Ovechkin

Originally Published: April 5, 2010
By Tom Awad | Puck Prospectus
Alex Ovechkin & Sidney CrosbyGetty Images, Icon SMIIt is no surprise who the top two forwards in the NHL are -- but who will end up on top?

The Puck Prospectus metric GVT (goals versus threshold) allows us to compare players at every position to determine who the true leaders are. Ryan Miller might have locked up the top spot, but the battle at forward is going to go to the wire.