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Scott Niedermayer is inducted into Hockey Hall of Fame
Scott Niedermayer is inducted into Hockey Hall of Fame

TORONTO — What began as the germ of an idea, two brothers pursuing a jointly held dream of winning the Stanley Cup together, took a firmer grip overseas in an unlikely spot, the Czech Republic. It was 2004. Scott and Rob Niedermayer were far away from their roots in British Columbia, helping lead Canada to a gold medal at the world championships. This represented a rare, treasured opportunity for the brothers to play together. They relished those games in Prague and so the Niedermayers started discussing an extended partnership. "We knew our careers were coming to where we didn't have a lot of time to play, so we knew that we wanted to experience it before it ended,"...

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