14. Mark Borowiecki
A late addition to this list, but definitely one of the better smiles in NHL history. Borowiecki looks like a happy little goblin-man that lives under a bridge and grants you safe passage after you answer a riddle for him.
Borowiecki looks like he is extremely fun in group settings. He’s just one of those guys who has a face that is pretty mangled, but very likable.
Earlier this week, in the early stages of writing this article, I excitedly snapped photos of Borowiecki when I noticed his smile in the penalty box during the Senators vs Bruins game. Look at this beauty:
Borowiecki earned the nickname “BoroCop” from his teammates because of the style of hockey he plays. I understand what they are doing here, switching the “b” and the “r” around, but it’s a poor effort. They could have just gone with Shrek, or, even more accurately, crazy frog. It took me a minute to get there, but Boroweicki is the human version of that annoying frog that kids in the early 2000’s used to listen to. Check this out: