2012 Hockey hall of fame now includes Canucks legend Pavel Bure
<blockquote class="twitter-tweet"><p>Memo to @<a href="https://twitter.com/VanCanucks">VanCanucks</a> its time to get Pavel Bure's name up in lights at Rogers Arena! <a href="https://twitter.com/search/%2523Enoughalready">#Enoughalready</a> <a href="https://twitter.com/search/%2523Timehealswounds">#Timehealswounds</a> <a href="https://twitter.com/search/%2523Justdoit">#Justdoit</a> <a href="https://twitter.com/search/%2523CongratsPavel">#CongratsPavel</a></p>— Northwest SportsBeat (@NWSportsBeat) <a href="https://twitter.com/NWSportsBeat/status/217696729456328705" data-datetime="2012-06-26T19:11:59+00:00">June 26, 2012</a></blockquote>
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We are hearing via the score news ticker service that Pavel Bure the Vancouver Canucks iconic goal scoring legend has been inducted into the Hockey Hall of fame today.
The Vancouver Canucks now have their first player in the hockey hall of fame. EPIC news.
Former Canucks Coach and GM Pat Quinn had this to say a short time ago.
Bure also goes in with Adam Oates the one time setup man for Brett Hull, and one of the best passers of his generation. And two other great players with Vancouver connections.
We're Pleased to announce four new members in 2012. The Hockey hall of fame is pleased to welcome from Moscow, Russia former Canucks forward Pavel Bure!
Burnaby Joe Sakic, a hometown boy, and Mats Sundin, a player who played his last game in a Canucks uniform after playing for one year and taking a run at the cup with Van City.
Pavel Bure #10
BIRTHDATE: March 31, 1971
HEIGHT: 5' 11"
BIRTHPLACE: Moscow, Russia
DRAFTED: VAN / 1989 NHL Entry Draft
ROUND: 6th (113th overall)
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