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from USA Hockey, CHICAGO, Ill. - The U.S. Hockey Hall of Fame Class of 2011—Chris Chelios, Mike Emrick, Ed Snider, Gary Suter and Keith Tkachuk—was formally enshrined here tonight at an induction ceremony and dinner. Nearly 500 people were on hand for the night’s celebration.
“What a class this is,” said Dave Ogrean, executive director of USA Hockey. “It represents a terrific cross section of accomplishment in American hockey.”
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Chris Chelios is officially a Hall of Famer.
On Monday night in Chicago, Chelios was inducted into the U.S. Hockey Hall of Fame along with Keith Tkachuk, Gary Suter, Mike Emrick and Ed Snider.
"The fact that it's in Chicago, just (Sunday) night I'd seen people I hadn't seen for 35 years growing up in the neighborhood in Chicago, Evergreen Park," Chelios said...
Red Wings player mentor (and the best-ever U.S. hockey player?) Chris Chelios visited his former employer, the Chicago Blackhawks, prior to his induction into the U.S. Hockey Hall of Fame tonight, and he received a feting that almost left him uncomfortable some twelve-and-a-half years after he agreed to be traded away from his hometown team. As Chelios told the Chicago Daily Herald’s...
Chris Chelios led a class of five inducted into the U.S. Hockey Hall of Fame on Monday night.
The three-time Norris Trophy winner and four-time Olympian was joined by fellow defenseman Gary Suter, who played with Chelios at the University of Wisconsin and for the Chicago Blackhawks, forward Keith Tkachuk, Philadelphia Flyers owner Ed Snider and broadcaster Mike Emrick.
On Monday in Chicago, Red Wings player mentor and former Wings, Blackhawks, Canadiens and Thrashers defenseman Chris Chelios will be inducted into the U.S. Hockey Hall of Fame, and the Chicago Tribune’s Steve Rosenbloom suggests that the US HHOF is welcoming its ultimate inductee:
I don’t know what USA Hockey plans to say about Chris Chelios on Monday night. I’m not sure how...
ST. LOUIS Former Blue Keith Tkachuk will be inducted into the U.S. Hockey Hall of Fame as part of the class of 2011 tonight in Chicago. The 39th U.S. Hockey Hall of Fame induction class also includes Chris Chelios, Mike Emrick, Ed Snider and Gary Suter.
Through parts of nine seasons with the Blues, Tkachuk accumulated 208 goals and 219 assists for 427 points as well as 677 penalty...
With his team in first place and the Winter Classic coming to town, it's a good time to be Ed Snider.
The Philadelphia Flyers founder and owner is set for a more personal honor: Snider will be inducted into the United States Hockey Hall of Fame on Monday.
Snider brought hockey to Philadelphia, owned the Flyers during the days of the Broad Street Bullies and their rough-and...
Philadelphia Flyers founder and owner Ed Snider will be inducted into the United States Hockey Hall of Fame on Monday.
The NHL's longest-tenured owner, Snider is credited with bringing hockey to the City of Brotherly Love.
Snider will join longtime Chris Chelios, play-by-play announcer Mike "Doc" Emrick and former NHL stars Keith Tkachuk and Gary Suter.
After retiring after the 2009-2010 season, former St. Louis Blues forward Keith Tkachuk has stuck around the St. Louis area.
"Walt," as friends often refer to him, can be seen around Scottrade Center every now and again watching his former teammates. Tkachuk likely stays around the hockey atmosphere because he was such an outstanding hockey player to begin with.
Chris Chelios spent just over a third of his NHL career with the Detroit Red Wings, but Wings GM Ken Holland tells DetroitRedWings.com’s Bill Roose that the U.S. Hockey Hall of Fame inductee’s contributions to the Wings during his decade-long tenure and two Stanley Cups with the organization exceeded their expectations for the man they acquired from the Chicago Blackhawks in...
Chris Chelios, Gary Suter, Keith Tkachuk, Flyers owner Ed Snider and broadcaster Mike Emrick were scheduled to be inducted into the U.S. Hockey Hall of Fame on Monday.Chris Chelios, Gary Suter, Keith Tkachuk, Flyers owner Ed Snider and broadcaster Mike Emrick were scheduled to be inducted into the U.S. Hockey Hall of Fame on Monday.
Former Chicago Blackhawks, Detroit Red Wings and Wisconsin Badgers great Chris Chelios will be inducted into the U.S. Hockey Hall of Fame tonight in Chicago, as he becomes the sixth Badgers to enter the hall.
Chelios will be inducted along with Mike “Doc” Emrick, Gary Suter, Ed Snider and Keith Tkachuk at the Renaissance Chicago Downtown Hotel. The U.S. Hockey Hall of Fame, is...
Philadelphia Flyers founder and owner Ed Snider is set for a more personal honor: He will be inducted into the United States Hockey Hall of Fame today.
CHICAGO (AP) -- Chris Chelios led a class of five inducted into the U.S. Hockey Hall of Fame on Monday night.
PHT: One columnist calls Chris Chelios the greatest U.S. hockey player ever. Would you agree?