1950 Hockey Inductees
Overall, the 1950 Hockey Hall of Fame Class seemed to address players who may have been forgotten in the previous two. Seemingly headlined by Newsy Lalonde and Joe Malone, the overall class of nine may not be the most star driven, but does contain a complete class of worthy inductees.
He may not have completely duplicated “Fernando Mania” of the 1980’s, but Hideo Nomo was the first Japanese pitcher to become a superstar in Major League Baseball. The Tornado style pitcher had a career that internationally should be respected as he was a major star in Japan and did translate into North America; however his chances for the Hall of…Add new comment