Originally posted on Madtown Badgers  |  Last updated 7/9/13
The name Chris Chelios brings smiles to millions of American hockey fans and if you talk to anyone that was around when he donned the cardinal and white sweater you're libel to find a smile staring back at you. Chelios was named to the University of Wisconsin Hall of Fame in 2011 and now he's got a much bigger honor in front of him.  On Tuesday the Hockey Hall of Fame announced their 2013 class and Chelios' name was called to be a member. He will join a class that is headlined by fellow big names like Brendan Shanahan and Scott Niedermayer. In total those three NHL stars, one woman, and a coach will be going into the Hall of Fame.  Chelios was able to lift an NCAA Championship trophy in the 1982-83 season and while he only played two seasons in a Badger sweater he was able to amass 22 goals and 75 assists as a defenseman. He was named to the WCHA's Top 50 players in 50 years list in the 2001-02 season.  In the NHL the man was a straight up star, winning three Stanley C...
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