Found July 09, 2013 on Valley Bay News:
Five new members were inducted into the Hockey Hall Of Fame today, including Chris Chelios, Brendan Shanahan, Fred Shero, Geraldine Heaney, and most important to us Californians, Scott Niedermeyer. Living in Southern California being a Vancouver Canucks fan, I didn’t have the biased that the Anaheim [Mighty] Ducks or Los Angeles Kings fans had towards each other, but growing up with people who were fans of either team, you either hated or loved Niedermeyer in the late parts of his career, but regardless, you respected who he is and his play. No matter what your opinion was of Scott, he deserves to be recognized as a Hall of Famer. He was drafted third overall in the 1991 NHL Draft by the New Jersey Devils and would spend the next 13 seasons in Trenton. While with the Devils, he played in 892 regular season games, scored 112 goals, and had 364 assist, giving him 476 points over that span. Along with that he played in 146 post-season games, attaining 64 points, 17 coming from goals (4...
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