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Yzerman, Hull lead 2009 Hall class

Updated: June 24, 2009, 2:30 AM ET
ESPN.com news services

Steve Yzerman, Brett Hull, Luc Robitaille and Brian Leetch are going into the Hockey Hall of Fame.

The selection committee announced on a conference call Tuesday it had elected the maximum four players this year. All were eligible for the first time.

New Jersey Devils president Lou Lamoriello was elected in the builder category.

Yzerman, who in summer 2006 retired after 22 seasons -- all with the Detroit Red Wings -- ranks sixth all-time in points with 1,755.

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