I never said that, please dont put words in my mouth. This is my personal all time team, I will fully admit that I am a huge fan of Kris Draper and wanted him to centre my 4th line. This isn't a list ranking the all time forwards 1-12. Same goes for Probert, I doubt he is a top 12 all time wing, but I wanted him on my 4th line.
Pronvost is better then "several" of the D-men I listed? Who? Not Lidstrom, not Kelly, not Chelios (especially if you are taking his peak). Konstantinov I feel would have gone down as one of the best ever if not for the accident, I wasn't going to hold that against him. The guy was second to Lidstrom in Norris voting the year before the accident.
Kronwall wont get the respect he deserves until after he retires, but im sure there is a debate there. Larson was definitely better offensively then Pronvost. Larson had 570 points in 708 games, Pronvost had 297 points in 983 games. I know its not all about offense, but it has to play a large part.
Not saying that Pronvost doesn't deserve to be top 6, but to say he is ahead of "several" I believe is an exaggeration.
You're making a mistake I used to make. Looking at scoring stats despite eras. Defensemen weren't scoring that much in those days. Doug Harvey only scored 50 points in a season once. I suppose Mike Green is better than him? How about Phil Housley being better than Eddie Shore? I think not.
Forget the points. Pronovost is in the HHOF. Larsson isn't even close. Kronwall won't even come close either. Konstantinov had his career ended early so we'll never know.
Pronovost is easily below Lidstrom and Kelly, but I'd rank him above those other defensemen on your list. Now Chelios is way higher all time than Pronovost, but he was past his peak in Detroit (albeit still solid defensively).
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