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The Best Pittsburgh Penguins of All Time 

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As they begin their 46th season in the NHL, the Pittsburgh Penguins are on a quest to capture their fourth franchise Stanley Cup championship. With hockey season getting underway, we drop the puck on some of the greatest Penguins to ever skate in the NHL. Sure, Super Mario and Sid the Kid are a part of the list, but how do these other Pittsburgh greats rank?

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Mario Lemieux is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list The Best Pittsburgh Penguins of All Time
Centerman
2
Sidney Crosby is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list The Best Pittsburgh Penguins of All Time
Centerman
3
Evgeni Malkin is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list The Best Pittsburgh Penguins of All Time
Centerman
4
Jaromír Já... is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list The Best Pittsburgh Penguins of All Time
Right wing
5
Ron Francis is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list The Best Pittsburgh Penguins of All Time
Centerman
6
Marc-André Fleury... is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list The Best Pittsburgh Penguins of All Time
Goaltender
7
Paul Coffey is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list The Best Pittsburgh Penguins of All Time
Defenseman
8
Kris Letang is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list The Best Pittsburgh Penguins of All Time
Defenseman
9
Jean Pronovost is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list The Best Pittsburgh Penguins of All Time
Right wing
10
Mark Recchi is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list The Best Pittsburgh Penguins of All Time
Right wing
11
Sergei Gonchar is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list The Best Pittsburgh Penguins of All Time
Defenseman
12
Joe Mullen is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list The Best Pittsburgh Penguins of All Time
Forward
13
Larry Murphy is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list The Best Pittsburgh Penguins of All Time
Defenseman
14
Kevin Stevens is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list The Best Pittsburgh Penguins of All Time
15
Tom Barrasso is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list The Best Pittsburgh Penguins of All Time
Goaltender
16
Phil Kessel is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list The Best Pittsburgh Penguins of All Time
Right wing
17
Pascal Dupuis is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list The Best Pittsburgh Penguins of All Time
Right wing
18
Rick Kehoe is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list The Best Pittsburgh Penguins of All Time
19
Martin Straka is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list The Best Pittsburgh Penguins of All Time
slaft added Forward
20
Ulf Samuelsson is listed (or ranked) 20 on the list The Best Pittsburgh Penguins of All Time
JasonFonner added Defenseman
21
Syl Apps is listed (or ranked) 21 on the list The Best Pittsburgh Penguins of All Time
Centerman
22
Alexei Kovalev is listed (or ranked) 22 on the list The Best Pittsburgh Penguins of All Time
23
Chris Kunitz is listed (or ranked) 23 on the list The Best Pittsburgh Penguins of All Time
Left Wing
24
Rick Tocchet is listed (or ranked) 24 on the list The Best Pittsburgh Penguins of All Time
Right wing
25
Pierre Larouche is listed (or ranked) 25 on the list The Best Pittsburgh Penguins of All Time
Centerman