As arguably the nation’s preeminent college hockey conference, Hockey East has boasted its share of legends throughout its 29-year history. Choosing a single definitive Hockey East all-star team is difficult enough, but what if you had to choose just one player to captain that squad?
Undeniably the most high-profile player on this list, Paul Kariya was a dominant force during his...
NHL Hockey: Paul Kariya
POB: Vancouver, B.C., Canada
Height: 5-10 Weight: 185lbs
NHL Seasons: 15
Drafted by Anaheim in 1993 (1/4).
The Dynamic Duck
Paul Kariya was a player that broke the mold for his generation of NHL hockey players – small, fast, skilled, durable and in the end very successful in his craft. He played in the NHL for the...
Hockey East has frequently featured some of the most talented college hockey players in the world since coming into existence in 1984, but a few players have stood above the rest. One such player is Paul Kariya. Considered by many to be one of the finest college hockey players of all time, Kariya has gone on to enjoy a successful NHL career, but his playing days at the University...
Over the course of Hockey East's storied history, there have been multiple pairs of brothers who have found success. That success -- which usually comes with brothers skating next to each other on th same team -- has come in both Hockey East and at the professional level. Paul Kariya and Steve Kariya were both standouts at the University of Maine. Steve spent four years with...