Commissioner Gary Bettman will miss Brendan Shanahan, the Hall of Fame player and former head of player safety who recently took on the post of president of hockey operations for the Toronto Maple Leafs.
Mike Modano made his mark long before he and the Minnesota North Stars relocated to Dallas and brought hockey to the Sun Belt.
Joe Sakic, Pavel Bure, Adam Oates and Mats Sundin will be inducted into the Hockey Hall of Fame.
Scott Burnside's Seen and Heard describes the scene at the Hockey Hall of Fame induction ceremony Monday night.
You know it's Hall of Fame night when the movie stars take a backseat to the hockey stars. Here's what was seen and heard during induction weekend.