Hockey Hall of Fame: Class of 2013

The Hockey Hall of Fame announced its class of 2013 inductees, including NHL legends Chris Chelios, Scott Niedermayer and Brendan Shanahan.

Two-time Olympic medalist and former Team Canada blueliner Geraldine Heaney and legendary coach Fred Shero also got the call.

Five players who missed out | Photos: Class of 2012



CHICAGO - JANUARY 01: Chris Chelios #24 of the Detroit Red Wings walks back towards the dugout against the Chicago Blackhawks during the NHL Winter Classic at Wrigley Field on January 1, 2009 in Chicago, Illinois. (Photo by Jamie Squire/Getty Images) *** Local Caption *** Chris Chelios
Hockey Hall of Fame Class of 2013
CHICAGO - JANUARY 01: Chris Chelios #24 of the Detroit Red Wings walks back towards the dugout against the Chicago Blackhawks during the NHL Winter Classic at Wrigley Field on January 1, 2009 in Chicago, Illinois. (Photo by Jamie Squire/Getty Images) *** Local Caption *** Chris Chelios
Hockey Hall of Fame Class of 2013
pPITTSBURGH - JUNE 04: Chris Chelios #24 of the Detroit Red Wings celebrates with the Stanley Cup after defeating the Pittsburgh Penguins in game six of the 2008 NHL Stanley Cup Finals at Mellon Arena on June 4, 2008 in Pittsburgh. Pennsylvania. The Red Wings defeated the Penguins 3-2 to win the Stanley Cup Finals 4 games to 2. (Photo by Bruce Bennett/Getty Images)
Hockey Hall of Fame Class of 2013
pPITTSBURGH - JUNE 04: Chris Chelios #24 of the Detroit Red Wings celebrates with the Stanley Cup after defeating the Pittsburgh Penguins in game six of the 2008 NHL Stanley Cup Finals at Mellon Arena on June 4, 2008 in Pittsburgh. Pennsylvania. The Red Wings defeated the Penguins 3-2 to win the Stanley Cup Finals 4 games to 2. (Photo by Bruce Bennett/Getty Images)
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CHICAGO - DECEMBER 17: Former Chicago Blackhawks player Chris Chelios is honored before the NHL game between the Chicago Blackhawks and the Detroit Red Wings on December 17, 2010 at the United Center in Chicago, Illinois. (Photo by Bill Smith/NHLI via Getty Images)
Hockey Hall of Fame Class of 2013
CHICAGO - DECEMBER 17: Former Chicago Blackhawks player Chris Chelios is honored before the NHL game between the Chicago Blackhawks and the Detroit Red Wings on December 17, 2010 at the United Center in Chicago, Illinois. (Photo by Bill Smith/NHLI via Getty Images)
DEAST RUTHERFORD, NJ - MAY 27: Scott Niedermayer #27 of the New Jersey Devils skates with the puck against the Mighty Ducks of Anaheim in game one of the 2003 Stanley Cup Finals at Continental Airlines Arena on May 27, 2003 in East Rutherford, New Jersey. The Devils defeated the Ducks 3-0. (Photo by Elsa/Getty Images/NHLI)
Hockey Hall of Fame Class of 2013
DEAST RUTHERFORD, NJ - MAY 27: Scott Niedermayer #27 of the New Jersey Devils skates with the puck against the Mighty Ducks of Anaheim in game one of the 2003 Stanley Cup Finals at Continental Airlines Arena on May 27, 2003 in East Rutherford, New Jersey. The Devils defeated the Ducks 3-0. (Photo by Elsa/Getty Images/NHLI)
DETROIT - MAY 14: Scott Niedermayer #27 and Drew Miller #18 of the Anaheim Ducks line up for a face-off during Game Seven of the Western Conference Semifinal Round of the 2009 Stanley Cup Playoffs against the Detroit Red Wings on May 14, 2009 at Joe Louis Arena in Detroit, Michigan. The Red Wings defeated the Ducks 4-3 to advance to the Western Conference Finals. (Photo by Dave Reginek/NHLI via Getty Images)
Hockey Hall of Fame Class of 2013
DETROIT - MAY 14: Scott Niedermayer #27 and Drew Miller #18 of the Anaheim Ducks line up for a face-off during Game Seven of the Western Conference Semifinal Round of the 2009 Stanley Cup Playoffs against the Detroit Red Wings on May 14, 2009 at Joe Louis Arena in Detroit, Michigan. The Red Wings defeated the Ducks 4-3 to advance to the Western Conference Finals. (Photo by Dave Reginek/NHLI via Getty Images)
)ANAHEIM, CA - JUNE 06: Captain Scott Niedermayer #27 of the Anaheim Ducks skates around the ice as he hoists the Stanley Cup after his team's 6-2 victory over the Ottawa Senators during Game Five of the n June 6, 2007 at Honda Center in Anaheim, California. (Photo by Bruce Bennett/Getty Images)
Hockey Hall of Fame Class of 2013
)ANAHEIM, CA - JUNE 06: Captain Scott Niedermayer #27 of the Anaheim Ducks skates around the ice as he hoists the Stanley Cup after his team's 6-2 victory over the Ottawa Senators during Game Five of the n June 6, 2007 at Honda Center in Anaheim, California. (Photo by Bruce Bennett/Getty Images)
OVANCOUVER, BC - FEBRUARY 28: Scott Niedermayer #27 of Canada poses for a photo after the ice hockey men's gold medal game between USA and Canada on day 17 of the Vancouver 2010 Winter Olympics at Canada Hockey Place on February 28, 2010 in Vancouver, Canada. Canada defeated USA 3-2 in overtime. (Photo by Bruce Bennett/Getty Images)
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OVANCOUVER, BC - FEBRUARY 28: Scott Niedermayer #27 of Canada poses for a photo after the ice hockey men's gold medal game between USA and Canada on day 17 of the Vancouver 2010 Winter Olympics at Canada Hockey Place on February 28, 2010 in Vancouver, Canada. Canada defeated USA 3-2 in overtime. (Photo by Bruce Bennett/Getty Images)
VANCOUVER, BC - FEBRUARY 28: Captain Scott Niedermayer #27 of Canada skates around the rink with the Canadian national flag following Canada's 3-2 overtime victory during the ice hockey men's gold medal game between USA and Canada on day 17 of the Vancouver 2010 Winter Olympics at Canada Hockey Place on February 28, 2010 in Vancouver, Canada. (Photo by Jamie Squire/Getty Images)
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VANCOUVER, BC - FEBRUARY 28: Captain Scott Niedermayer #27 of Canada skates around the rink with the Canadian national flag following Canada's 3-2 overtime victory during the ice hockey men's gold medal game between USA and Canada on day 17 of the Vancouver 2010 Winter Olympics at Canada Hockey Place on February 28, 2010 in Vancouver, Canada. (Photo by Jamie Squire/Getty Images)
DETROIT, MI - JUNE 13: Steve Duchesne (L), Jason Williams (C), Brendan Shanahan (R) and the rest of the Detroit Red Wings take a team photo while celebrating winning the Stanley Cup after eliminating the Carolina Hurricanes during game five of the NHL Stanley Cup Finals on June 13, 2002 at the Joe Louis Arena in Detroit, Michigan. The Red Wings won 3-1. (Photo by Elsa/Getty Images/NHLI)
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DETROIT, MI - JUNE 13: Steve Duchesne (L), Jason Williams (C), Brendan Shanahan (R) and the rest of the Detroit Red Wings take a team photo while celebrating winning the Stanley Cup after eliminating the Carolina Hurricanes during game five of the NHL Stanley Cup Finals on June 13, 2002 at the Joe Louis Arena in Detroit, Michigan. The Red Wings won 3-1. (Photo by Elsa/Getty Images/NHLI)
24 Feb 2002: Brendan Shanahan #14 of Canada stands with his gold medal after beating the USA 5-2 in the mens ice hockey gold medal game during the Salt Lake City Winter Olympic at the E Center in Salt Lake City, Utah. DIGITAL IMAGE. Mandatory Credit: Robert Laberge/Getty Images
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24 Feb 2002: Brendan Shanahan #14 of Canada stands with his gold medal after beating the USA 5-2 in the mens ice hockey gold medal game during the Salt Lake City Winter Olympic at the E Center in Salt Lake City, Utah. DIGITAL IMAGE. Mandatory Credit: Robert Laberge/Getty Images
23 Mar 2002: Brendan Shanahan #14 of the Detroit Red Wings celebrates his 500th goal off a two-man advantage against the Colorado Avalanche during the third period at the Pepsi Center in Denver, Colorado. The Red Wings won 2-0. DIGITAL IMAGE Mandatory Credit: Brian Bahr/Getty Images
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23 Mar 2002: Brendan Shanahan #14 of the Detroit Red Wings celebrates his 500th goal off a two-man advantage against the Colorado Avalanche during the third period at the Pepsi Center in Denver, Colorado. The Red Wings won 2-0. DIGITAL IMAGE Mandatory Credit: Brian Bahr/Getty Images
ATLANTA - APRIL 12: Brendan Shanahan #14 of the New York Rangers looks on against the Atlanta Thrashers during Game 1 of the 2007 Eastern Conference Quarterfinals on April 12, 2007 at Philips Arena in Atlanta, Georgia. The Rangers won 4-3. (Photo by Scott Cunningham/Getty Images)
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ATLANTA - APRIL 12: Brendan Shanahan #14 of the New York Rangers looks on against the Atlanta Thrashers during Game 1 of the 2007 Eastern Conference Quarterfinals on April 12, 2007 at Philips Arena in Atlanta, Georgia. The Rangers won 4-3. (Photo by Scott Cunningham/Getty Images)
&SALT LAKE CITY, UTAH - FEBRUARY 19: Defender Geraldine Heaney #91 of Canada celebrates with teammates during their game against Finland at the Salt Lake City Winter Olympic Games on February 19, 2002 at the E Center in Salt Lake City, Utah. Canada won 7-3. (Photo by Brian Bahr/Getty Images)
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&SALT LAKE CITY, UTAH - FEBRUARY 19: Defender Geraldine Heaney #91 of Canada celebrates with teammates during their game against Finland at the Salt Lake City Winter Olympic Games on February 19, 2002 at the E Center in Salt Lake City, Utah. Canada won 7-3. (Photo by Brian Bahr/Getty Images)
11 Feb 2002: Geraldine Heaney of Canada in action in the women's ice hockey preliminary round match between Canada and Kazakhstan during the Salt Lake City Winter Olympic Games at the E Center in Salt Lake City, Utah. DIGITAL IMAGE. \ Mandatory Credit: Brian Bahr /Getty Images
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11 Feb 2002: Geraldine Heaney of Canada in action in the women's ice hockey preliminary round match between Canada and Kazakhstan during the Salt Lake City Winter Olympic Games at the E Center in Salt Lake City, Utah. DIGITAL IMAGE. \ Mandatory Credit: Brian Bahr /Getty Images
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BOSTON, MA. - 1970's: Fred Shero head coach of the Philadelphia Flyers watches action from behind bench with (l-r) Dave Schultz, Orest Kindrachuk and Jimmy Watson against the Boston Bruins at the Boston Garden. (Photo by Steve Babineau/NHLI via Getty Images)
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BOSTON, MA. - 1970's: Fred Shero head coach of the Philadelphia Flyers watches action from behind bench with (l-r) Dave Schultz, Orest Kindrachuk and Jimmy Watson against the Boston Bruins at the Boston Garden. (Photo by Steve Babineau/NHLI via Getty Images)
Hockey Hall of Fame Class of 2013

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