Originally written on Kukla's Korner  |  Last updated 11/3/14
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By Malik Report standards, five entries in a day is downright delinquent, this sniffly blogger had laid down for an afternoon nap simply because I assumed Brendan Shanahan would obviously be named one of the Hockey Hall of Fame’s 2012 inductees, only to wake and find out that Adam Oates, Joe Sakic, Pavel Bure and Mats Sundin were named to the Hall, but not Shanahan on Tuesday afternoon. So while other Wings news popped up over the course of Tuesday in some intriguing takes on the Wings’ pursuit of Justin Schultz, the team’s coaching candidates and the team’s release of its summer development camp roster, I’d like to focus on Shanahan’s omission… But not before noting, as MLive’s Ansar Khan pointed out, that Oates, who was also named the Washington Capitals’ coach, began his career as a Red Wing: Continue reading "Red Wings overnight report: multiple theories persist regarding Brendan Shanahan’s HHOF snub"
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