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Pronger, Lidstrom, Fedorov, Ruggiero among Hockey Hall picks (The Associated Press)

Chris Pronger always seemed destined for the Hockey Hall of Fame. Going in this year is unprecedented, however, since he is still under contract as an NHL player. ”Nothing I’ve done has been the easy way, so I guess this would follow suit,” Pronger said on a conference call Monday, brushing off any awkwardness about going into the Hall with two years left on his contract.