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NHL legends turn back the clock

A photographic look at Sunday's NHL's Legends Classic hockey game in Toronto

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NHL Hockey Hall of Fame inductee Adam Oates (R) and Hall of Famer Paul Coffey (L) are seen on the ice at the end of the NHL's Legends Classic hockey game in Toronto November 11, 2012. Oates will officially become a member of the Hall of Fame in a ceremony on November 12 in Toronto along with fellow inductees Joe Sakic, Pavel Bure and Mats Sundin. Oates who has also been named the new coach of the Washington Capitals is waiting to assume his new duties if and when the NHL settles it's current labour dispute.

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NHL Hockey Hall of Fame inductee Mats Sundin sits on the bench with team mates at the NHL's Legends Classic hockey game in Toronto November 11, 2012. Sundin will officially become a member of the Hall of Fame in a ceremony on November 12 in Toronto along with fellow inductees Joe Sakic, Pavel Bure and Adam Oates.

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NHL Hockey Hall of Fame inductee Mats Sundin sits on the bench with team mates at the NHL's Legends Classic hockey game in Toronto November 11, 2012. Sundin will officially become a member of the Hall of Fame in a ceremony on November 12 in Toronto along with fellow inductees Joe Sakic, Pavel Bure and Adam Oates.

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NHL Hockey Hall of Fame inductee Mats Sundin (R) is seen on the bench with team mate Dave "Tiger" Williams at the NHL's Legends Classic hockey game in Toronto November 11, 2012. Sundin will officially become a member of the Hall of Fame in a ceremony on November 12 in Toronto along with fellow inductees Joe Sakic, Pavel Bure and Adam Oates.

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NHL Hockey Hall of Fame inductee Mats Sundin (C) sits on the bench with team mates at the NHL's Legends Classic hockey game in Toronto November 11, 2012. Sundin will officially become a member of the Hall of Fame in a ceremony on November 12 in Toronto along with fellow inductees Joe Sakic, Pavel Bure and Adam Oates.

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NHL Hockey Hall of Fame inductee Joe Sakic (L) talks to Hall of Famer Bryan Trottier on the bench while participating in the NHL's Legends Classic hockey game in Toronto November 11, 2012. Sakic will officially become a member of the Hall of Fame in a ceremony on November 12 in Toronto along with fellow inductees Mats Sundin, Pavel Bure and Adam Oates.

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NHL Hockey Hall of Fame inductees Adam Oates (R) and Pavel Bure stand on the ice at the Air Canada Centre (ACC) in Toronto November 11, 2012. They were participating in pre-game ceremonies prior to the NHL Legends Classic hockey game at the ACC, home of the Toronto Maple Leafs, and will become members of the Hall of Fame in a ceremony on November 12, 2012.

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NHL Hockey Hall of Fame inductee Mats Sundin is fitted with sport coat by former coach Patt Quinn at the Air Canada Centre in Toronto November 11, 2012. Sundin was participating in pre-game ceremonies prior to the NHL Legends Classic hockey game at the ACC, home of the Toronto Maple Leafs, and will officially become a member of the Hall of Fame in a ceremony on November 12. He has also been named the new coach of the Washington Capitals.

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NHL Hockey Hall of Fame inductee Joe Sakic waves to crowd at the Air Canada Centre in Toronto November 11, 2012. Sakic was participating in pre-game ceremonies prior to the NHL Legends Classic hockey game at the ACC, home of the Toronto Maple Leafs, and will officially become a member of the Hall of Fame in a ceremony on November 12.

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NHL Hockey Hall of Fame inductee Adam Oates puts a sports jacket on at the Air Canada Centre in Toronto November 11, 2012. Oates was participating in pre-game ceremonies prior to the NHL Legends Classic hockey game at the ACC, home of the Toronto Maple Leafs, and will officially become a member of the Hall of Fame in a ceremony on November 12. He has also been named the new coach of the Washington Capitals.

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NHL Hockey Hall of Fame inductee Adam Oates looks at a video presentation of his career on the ice at the Air Canada Centre in Toronto November 11, 2012. Oates was participating in pre-game ceremonies prior to the NHL Legends Classic hockey game at the ACC, home of the Toronto Maple Leafs, and will officially become a member of the Hall of Fame in a ceremony on November 12. He has also been named the new coach of the Washington Capitals.

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NHL Hockey Hall of Fame inductee Mats Sundin (L) talks with former team mate Wendel Clark on the ice at the Air Canada Centre in Toronto November 11, 2012. Sundin was participating in pre-game ceremonies prior to the NHL Legends Classic hockey game at the ACC, home of the Toronto Maple Leafs, and will become a member of the Hall of Fame in a ceremony on November 12, 2012.

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NHL Hockey Hall of Fame inductee Mats Sundin (L) talks with Hall of Famer Lanny McDonald on the ice at the Air Canada Centre in Toronto November 11, 2012. Sundin was participating in pre-game ceremonies prior to the NHL Legends Classic hockey game at the ACC, home of the Toronto Maple Leafs, and will become a member of the Hall of Fame in a ceremony on November 12, 2012.

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NHL Hockey Hall of Fame inductees Mats Sundin (L), Pavel Bure (2nd L), Adam Oates and Joe Sakic (R) pose for a photograph on the ice at the Air Canada Centre (ACC) in Toronto November 11, 2012. They were participating in pre-game ceremonies prior to the NHL Legends Classic hockey game at the ACC, home of the Toronto Maple Leafs, and will become members of the Hall of Fame in a ceremony on November 12, 2012.

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NHL Hockey Hall of Fame inductee Mats Sundin talks with fellow inductee Pavel Bure (R) on the ice at the Air Canada Centre (ACC) in Toronto November 11, 2012. They were participating in pre-game ceremonies prior to the NHL Legends Classic hockey game at the ACC, home of the Toronto Maple Leafs, and will become members of the Hall of Fame in a ceremony on November 12.

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