10. Lionel Conacher
Sports: Football & Baseball
Career Years: Hockey (1925-1937) Football (1933-1934)
The Big Train was a dominant pro athlete. He was voted Canada's top athlete of the first half of the 20th Century. In football, Conacher was a part of the 1921 champion Toronto Argonauts. In hockey, he won a memorial cup and two Stanley Cups. He also won awards and honors in boxing, lacrosse, and wrestling. Many people label Conacher as the "Canadian Jim Thorpe" (more on him in a bit) because of his overall impact the games he played and his ability to succeed in many different sports.