Maple Leafs name Dave Keon No. 1 on list of Top 100 players

One of the greatest Maple Leafs in the history of the franchise will be getting his statue in front of the Air Canada Centre, and here is a small portion of why.

The Toronto Maple Leafs released a list of the top 100 Toronto Maple Leafs of all time on Friday, with the legendary Dave Keon ranked No. 1.

The franchise held a special event Friday afternoon to count down the list of alumni as part of the franchise’s centennial celebration.

Below is the full list, as compiled by a committee of 30 prominent members of the hockey community, as well as a public fan vote that counted as the 31st member.

1. Dave Keon
2. Syl Apps
3. Ted Kennedy
4. Darryl Sittler
5. Mats Sundin
6. Tim Horton
7. Johnny Bower
8. Borje Salming
9. Frank Mahovlich
10. Turk Broda
11. Charlie Conacher
12. George Armstrong
13. Doug Gilmour
14. Red Kelly
15. Wendel Clark
16. Busher Jackson
17. Hap Day
18. King Clancy
19. Lanny McDonald
20. Rick Vaive
21. Max Bentley
22. Joe Primeau
23. Allan Stanley
24. Ron Ellis
25. Ace Bailey
26. Bob Pulford
27. Red Horner
28. Dick Duff
29. Gord Drillon
30. Bob Baun
31. Babe Dye
32. Carl Brewer
33. Sid Smith
34. Norm Ullman
35. Curtis Joseph
36. Bill Barilko
37. Tomas Kaberle
38. Tod Sloan
39. Harry Watson
40. Jimmy Thomson
41. Dave Andreychuk
42. Ian Turnbull
43. Terry Sawchuk
44. Paul Henderson
45. Felix Potvin
46. Sweeney Schriner
47. Harry Lumley
48. Phil Kessel
49. Babe Pratt
50. Bob Davidson
51. Lorne Chabot
52. Tiger Williams
53. Gary Leeman
54. Steve Thomas
55. Reg Noble
56. Gus Mortson
57. Ron Stewart
58. Mike Palmateer
59. Billy Harris
60. Gary Roberts
61. Vince Damphousse
62. John Anderson
63. Bryan McCabe
64. Bob Nevin
65. Howie Meeker
66. Wally Stanowski
67. Gaye Stewart
68. Eddie Shack
69. Nick Metz
70. Darcy Tucker
71. Ed Belfour
72. Lorne Carr
73. Errol Thompson
74. Bill Ezinicki
75. Bill Derlago
76. Bert Olmstead
77. Harry Cameron
78. Al Iafrate
79. Ed Olczyk
80. Jim McKenny
81. George Hainsworth
82. Marcel Pronovost
83. Alex Mogilny
84. Todd Gill
85. Mike Walton
86. Dave Ellett
87. Baldy Cotton
88. Dion Phaneuf
89. Jim Pappin
90. Jack Adams
91. Gus Bodnar
92. Cal Gardner
93. Tie Domi
94. Brian Glennie
95. Corb Denneny
96. Larry Hillman
97. Wilf Paiment
98. Russ Courtnall
99. Joe Klukay
100. James van Riemsdyk