Peers vote Sharks' Murray one of NHL's hardest hitters

January 21, 2012, 10:05 pm
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In a poll of 193 NHL players conducted by Sports Illustrated, the Sharks' Douglas Murray was voted as the 4th hardest hitter in hockey.Murray, listed on the Sharks' roster at 6'3" and 240 pounds, led the Sharks in hits with 203 last season and is currently 2nd on the team with 82 hits this season.

The only players to earn more votes than Murray are the Bruins' Zdeno Chara (18), the Predators' Jordin Tootoo (15), and the Wild's Cal Clutterbuck (11). Murray finished just behind Clutterbuck with 10 of the vote.Click here to see the full results of Sports Illustrated's poll and let us know if you think Murray should be higher on the list in the comments section.
Rael Enteen is a web producer with Comcast SportsNet Bay Area. Follow him on Twitter @RaelEnteenCSN