The Top Ranked Defensemen of the 1970's

 

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The Top Ranked Defensemen of the 1970's

 

Notes:

The ratings on this page comes from AinsworthSports.com's own rating system.  The lower the rating the better.

Players had to complete at least one qualifying season to be included in this list.

A qualifying year is any year that a player played in 75% of his team's games.

Player's ratings are penalized for every year under 5 qualifying years.

 

Rnk   Player Rating
1   Bobby Orr 1.39433
2   Denis Potvin 2.76233
3   Brad Park 7.25800
4   Guy Lapointe 8.97475
5   Carol Vadnais 10.60767
6   Borje Salming 14.07333
7   Larry Robinson 14.23550
8   Serge Savard 19.33600
9   Jim McKenny 22.42000
10   Jocelyn Guevremont 22.45629
11   Bob Dailey 22.70650
12   Ron Stackhouse 23.16150
13   Dale Tallon 26.54200
14   Jerry Korab 27.79963
15   Tom Bladon 28.57700
16   Dick Redmond 31.18880
17   Dennis Kearns 33.02183
18   Ian Turnbull 33.37040
19   Jean Potvin 36.54057
20   Ron Greschner 37.04680
21   Gilles Marotte 39.82750
22   Phil Russell 41.39150
23   J.C. Tremblay 41.44467
24   Rod Seiling 41.56611
25   Pat Stapleton 41.64667
26   Randy Manery 41.72386
27   Gary Bergman 41.96000
28   Barry Gibbs 41.98478
29   Rick Hampton 42.48833
30   Stefan Persson 43.33200
31   Dallas Smith 44.43557
32   Rick Smith 45.76086
33   Mike Milbury 45.78767
34   Jimmy Roberts 45.89983
35   Bob Murdoch 45.99414
36   Andre Dupont 46.92757
37   Bill White 47.44980
38   Barclay Plager 49.54543
39   Gary Sargent 52.72725
40   Richard Mulhern 53.59833
41   Barry Wilkins 54.35820
42   Jim Neilson 55.59983
43   Jimmy Watson 56.33717
44   Bill Hajt 58.30750
45   Greg Fox 58.88800
46   Tom Edur 59.54250
47   Rick Lapointe 59.55733
48   Dave Lewis 60.28200
49   Gilles Lupien 61.31200
50   Arnie Brown 61.56475
51   Doug Mohns 61.89300
52   Darryl Edestrand 62.52425
53   Terry Harper 63.98171
54   Bob Lorimer 64.34200
55   Doug Jarrett 64.87250
56   Ab DeMarco Jr. 64.87667
57   Mike McEwen 65.40050
58   Joe Watson 65.70771
59   Mike Pelyk 65.78567
60   Ed Kea 66.56000
61   Jim Schoenfeld 68.35700
62   Jack Lynch 68.74833
63   Mike Robitaille 69.06400
64   Bob Hess 69.89500
65   Dave Shand 70.40000
66   Dennis O'Brien 70.49529
67   Brad Marsh 71.00800
68   Larry Sacharuk 71.21000
69   Dale Rolfe 71.51325
70   Bruce Affleck 71.61000
71   Larry Hillman 71.74050
72   Brian Engblom 72.22000
73   Dave Burrows 72.47738
74   Barry Ashbee 73.28075
75   Jacques Laperriere 73.32900
76   Bob Murray 73.42483
77   Gerry Hart 75.23817
78   Duane Rupp 75.31333
79   Pat Ribble 75.50050
80   Dave Hutchison 75.71733
81   Rick Foley 76.46200
82   Bob Woytowich 76.76100
83   Doug Hicks 76.86625
84   Larry Goodenough 76.96500
85   Dennis Owchar 77.27000
86   Ted Green 77.87600
87   Don Awrey 78.29000
88   Greg Smith 79.38700
89   Bert Marshall 79.55514
90   Robert Picard 79.79300
91   Doug Wilson 79.79500
92   Pat Quinn 79.97900
93   Bob Stewart 80.32667
94   Jean Lemieux 80.50000
95   Larry Carriere 80.50225
96   Ted Harris 80.60717
97   Al Hamilton 81.10400
98   Tom Reid 81.19263
99   Al Sims 81.74367
100   Keith Magnuson 81.97160
101   Lou Nanne 81.97933
102   Poul Popiel 82.11800
103   Tim Horton 82.24867
104   Dave Maloney 82.31800
105   Sheldon Kannegiesser 82.48433
106   Mario Marois 83.12800
107   Bob Plager 83.22483
108   Yvon Labre 83.22500
109   Gary Doak 84.41580
110   Bryan Watson 84.62713
111   Mike Christie 86.20875
112   Tracy Pratt 86.57767
113   Colin Campbell 87.06500
114   Carl Brewer 87.37000
115   Doug Barrie 87.57000
116   Bob Gassoff 88.10667
117   Lee Fogolin 88.51067
118   Ron Harris 88.55700
119   Brent Hughes 88.81367
120   Rick Chartraw 89.03450
121   Larry Johnston 89.13775
122   Harold Snepsts 89.18825
123   Dunc McCallum 89.89500
124   Len Frig 90.34975
125   Bill Nyrop 90.60000
126   Nick Beverley 91.68780
127   Russ Anderson 91.91100
128   Dave Dunn 91.91300
129   Brian Glennie 92.01817
130   Behn Wilson 93.43000
131   Jim Dorey 93.43000
132   Brad Maxwell 93.83200
133   Fred Barrett 93.91000
134   Ed Van Impe 94.74467
135   Pierre Bouchard 94.89960
136   Bob Baun 95.14300
137   Steve Durbano 95.19550
138   Larry Giroux 95.37867
139   Jean Hamel 95.68167
140   Reed Larson 96.00350
141   Neil Komadoski 96.98020
142   Dave Farrish 97.73533
143   Noel Price 97.73533
144   Terry Ball 99.18700
145   Marshall Johnston 100.49800
146   Greg Joly 101.00500
147   Gregg Boddy 101.15450
148   Paul Shmyr 101.20700
149   Barry Beck 102.21500
150   Ted McAneeley 103.12400
151   Joel Quenneville 103.73200
152   John Van Boxmeer 104.79050
153   Darryl Maggs 105.14400
154   Gord Smith 105.27667
155   Bart Crashley 107.57000
156   Bob Paradise 107.83533
157   Gord Lane 108.81167
158   Bob Neely 109.08500
159   Rick Wilson 109.48500
160   Barry Long 110.09300
161   Matt Ravlich 110.39600
162   Bill Stewart 111.00400
163   John Marks 111.61000
164   Dwight Bialowas 112.11500
165   Pat Price 112.11500
166   Rick Ley 112.31500
167   Larry Brown 112.85167
168   Wayne Hillman 113.72700
169   Randy Carlyle 114.03400
170   Harry Howell 114.13300
171   Perry Miller 117.41550
172   Jim McElmury 117.67000
173   Bryan Lefley 117.76900
174   Jim Morrison 118.27400
175   Mike Kitchen 119.13250
176   Dennis Patterson 119.89000
177   Mark Suzor 120.19500
178   Brad Selwood 121.00300
179   Al Cameron 121.91000
180   Dick Mattiussi 123.07150
181   Larry Cahan 123.37450
182   Dave Fortier 123.73000
183   Paul Curtis 125.39450
184   Bob Wall 125.54800
185   Thommie Bergman 126.15200
186   Miles Zaharko 126.25500
187   Jack McIlhargey 126.45500
188   Bill Plager 127.76800
189   Jean-Guy Talbot 129.93950
190   Bob Blackburn 130.64650
191   Doug Roberts 131.60800
192   Wayne Muloin 132.06050
193   Kevin McCarthy 132.31500
194   Greg Hubick 132.82000
195   Leif Svensson 134.03200
196   Rick Green 135.64600
197   Jim Watson 135.99950
198   Trevor Johansen 136.86000
199   Dale Hoganson 138.67800
200   Jim Mair 138.88000
201   Leo Boivin 139.18300
202   Jean-Guy Lagace 139.89000
203   John Schella 140.09200
204   Chris Evans 141.30400
205   Barry Salovaara 142.41500
206   Paul Terbenche 144.94000
207   Ray McKay 145.54600
208   John Grisdale 147.97000
209   Dave Logan 149.18200
210   Noel Picard 149.99000
211   Terry Murray 151.60600
212   Joe Zanussi 153.52500
213   Larry Hale 153.52500
214   Bill Mikkelson 155.84800
215   Robert Palmer 161.30200
216   Dick Cherry 161.90800
217   John Arbour 162.00900
218   Jim Hargreaves 164.93800
219   Ray Fortin 165.54400
220   Ken Murray 166.15000
221   Serge Lajeunesse 168.37200
222   Al Arbour 173.72500
223   Jack Brownschidle 174.63400
224   Willie Huber 179.48200
225   Lars Lindgren 190.39000

 


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