My Top 15 NHL Centers

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15.  Mike Richards

May 21, 2013; San Jose, CA, USA; Los Angeles Kings center Mike Richards (10) against the San Jose Sharks during the third period of game four of the Stanley Cup Playoffs at HP Pavilion. The San Jose Sharks defeated the Los Angeles Kings 2-1. Mandatory Credit: Kelley L Cox-USA TODAY Sports

One of the most competitive and all-around centres in the game today.  Won’t likely ever contend for a scoring title, but his leadership and awareness in both ends of the ice makes him a great player in the league.