Whom would you most want to take the last shot in a shootout?
Pavel Datsyuk, Red Wings C 21%
Alexander Ovechkin, Capitals LW 11%
Jussi Jokinen, Hurricanes LW 8%
Wojtek Wolski, Avalanche LW 6%
Evgeni Malkin, Penguins C 5%
Players could not vote for a teammate.... Through Sunday, Datsyuk (page 48) had made 49% of his career shootout attempts, 11th among active players with at least 15 shots.... Wolski is the active leader at 67% and has converted 9 of 10 this season.... Ovechkin, the NHL's top goal scorer over the past four seasons, with 218, has netted only 11 of 38 (29%) shootout tries.
[Based on a survey of 324 NHL players] • For more on the poll, and to comment on it, go to SI.com/players.