Red Wing legends Nicklas Lidstrom and Sergei Federov were named to the Hockey Hall of Fame. The announcement was made Monday afternoon.

Niklas Lidstrom
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Lidstrom is considered one of the best defensemen in NHL history; Federov, one of the best two way forwards to play the game.

The Red Wings' 2002 Stanley Cup team now has nine Hall of Famers: Igor Larionov, Steve Yzerman, Brett Hull, Luc Robitaille, Chris Chelios, Brendan Shanahan, and Dominik Hasek, all have been elected in the past seven years. The 1972-73 Montreal Canadiens have the most from one team: 11.

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