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NHLers reminisce as Pavel Bure, Adam Foote numbers retired
Hockey Night in Canada featured two ceremonies Saturday. The first saw Pavel Bure's No. 10 lifted to the rafters in Vancouver before the Canucks dominated the Leafs. The other had the Avs retiring Adam Foote's No. 52 prior to facing the Habs. Here's what NHL players had to say about the duo.
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Retired Vancouver Canucks' forward Pavel Bure, centre, smiles while speaking after the NHL hockey team inducted him into their "Hall of Heroes" in Vancouver, on Friday. The Canucks will retire Bure's number 10 Saturday night before a game against the Toronto Maple Leafs on Hockey Night in Canada. Standing behind him are, from left to right, Canucks' president and general manager Mike Gillis, team co-owner Francesco Aquilini, director of player development Stan Smyl and former player Markus Naslund. (Darryl Dyck/Canadian Press)