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2016 Canadian Sports Hall of Fame induction ceremony


Michael "Pinball" Clemons, Bryan Trottier, Colleen Jones, Annie Perreault, Stephanie Dixon, Sue Holloway and Dr. Frank Hayden were inducted into the Canadian Sports Hall of Fame on Monday as the class of 2016.

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