My Top 15 NHL Centers

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5.  Pavel Datsyuk

May 27, 2013; Detroit, MI, USA; Detroit Red Wings center Pavel Datsyuk (13) against the Chicago Blackhawks in game six of the second round of the 2013 Stanley Cup Playoffs at Joe Louis Arena. Mandatory Credit: Rick Osentoski-USA TODAY Sports

If Bergeron isn’t the best two-way player in the game, then it is Datsyuk, and the Russian adds top end offensive abilities and every time he has the puck he has the potential to tie up a defenseman’s legs like a pretzel.