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11-12-2012, 08:07 AM
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Hardyvan123
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Originally Posted by ES View Post
Neely and Bure both got in on their 7th eligibility year, so if the situation is the same, Lindros would make HHOF in 2016. I am thinking a bit that that the committee isn't liking to give early pass to the players, at the time of they were elected Bure and Neely would have probably been retired already even without their injuries.
Fair point.

Being in Vancouver sometimes clouds ones perspective.

People here who love having Neely in the Hall were lukewarm about Bure getting in.

IMO there is a clear separation between Bure and Neely.

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