Hockey Hall of Fame

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Matt Kalman
November 12, 2018 - 10:24 am
Not much renders perpetual motor mouth Brad Marchand speechless. But as a 25-year-old invitee to Hockey Canada’s Olympic team orientation camp in the summer of 2013, Marchand didn’t know what to say as he rubbed elbows with one of his idols, Martin St. Louis. “I just sat there in awe of him,”...
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Matt Kalman
November 02, 2018 - 10:38 am
For more than 20 years Willie O’Ree has been the NHL’s diversity ambassador for its Hockey Is For Everyone initiative, and the program has been successful in increasing diversity at all levels of the sport, including the NHL. But the 83-year-old O’Ree, who’ll be inducted into the Hockey Hall of...
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Sara Civian
June 26, 2018 - 3:26 pm
Sixty years after breaking the National Hockey League's color barrier, former Bruin Willie O’Ree will finally be inducted into the Hockey Hall of Fame, the league announced Tuesday. O’Ree, 82, became the first black man to play in the NHL on Jan. 18, 1958 when he was called up from the Quebec Aces...
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July 10, 2013 - 6:04 am
Two top defensemen and a 600-goal scorer will enter the Hockey Hall of Fame, as Chris Chelios , Scott Niedermayer and Brendan Shanahan are included in the 2013 induction class . Chelios , who played 26 seasons in the NHL with four teams, is the oldest first-time eligible candidate the selection...
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June 26, 2012 - 2:32 pm
Former Bruins'€™ great Adam Oates was named the head coach of the Capitals and inducted into the Hockey Hall of Fame on Tuesday in what will certainly be a day he will never forget. Oates, who is sixth all-time in assists, spent 19 years in the NHL with seven different teams, including the Red...
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Mike Petraglia
March 28, 2012 - 5:55 am
brightcove.createExperiences(); Bruins captain Zdeno Chara is notoriously humble and soft spoken about his own accomplishments. That's why it's often a good idea to listen to his teammates and coach when trying to gauge what impact he's had on the Bruins, even a teammate like Brian Rolston who hasn...
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