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Joe Sakic joins Adam Oates, Pavel Bure and Mats Sundin as the latest additions to the Hockey Hall of Fame. Sakic was the 15th overall pick by the Quebec Nordiques in the 1989 NHL Draft. The smart, playmaking center with the lethal wrist shot spent his entire 20-year career with the franchise — serving 16 years as captain, the second longest such tenure in league history — while twice scoring 50 goals in a season and producing six 100-point campaigns. (Robert Laberge, Brian Bahr/Getty Images; David E. Klutho/SI; Frank Gunn/AP)
GALLERY: Hockey Hall of Fame Class of 2012
Avalanche goalie Patrick Roy fights with Red Wings goalie Chris Osgood during a 1998 game between the two rivals. (David E. Klutho/SI)
GALLERY: Classic Photos of Patrick Roy
Colorado’s Cody McLeod jabs at Minnesota’s Clayton Stoner during the second period of last night’s game. The Wild won 1-0. (Doug Pensinger/Getty Images)
TRUTH AND RUMORS: Wild to seek Parise next summer?