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04-18-2013, 02:27 PM
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Originally Posted by Mess View Post
For your information.

The 1967 Cup winning Leafs team had future Hockey Hall of Famers Davey Keon, Frank Mahovlich, Red Kelly, George Armstrong, Bob Pulford, Tim Horton, Allan Stanley, Marcel Pronovost, Johnny Bower, Terry Sawchuk on their team. That is 10 players on a 20 man team or 50% an ALL-Star team.

Their competition at the time had similar makeups of many HHOFers playing together.

How many current Maple Leafs are destined for the HHOF or can you think of any current NHL team able to say 1/2 their current team is heading to the Hockey Hall of fame?
Just to add to the HHOFers list, figured we should look up Montreal's.

Jean Beliveau
Yvan Cournoyer
Dick Duff
Jacques Laperriere
Henri Richard
Gump Worsley

Which is no list to sniff at either. Also had Rogie Vachon as their other goaltender and John Ferguson Sr of note as well.

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