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TSN has a 27-part argument in favor of Eric Lindros in the Hockey Hall of Fame

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Kinda sad that this is even necessary, but five snubs is enough. Let's get him in this year.

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Eric Lindros belongs in the Hockey Hall of Fame.

He's now been snubbed five times since becoming eligible in 2011, and each time (one, two, three, four, five) we've written about how ridiculous that is. The core of the argument comes in this 2012 story that we trot out every time we talk about this:

88 is the only Hart Trophy winner since Bobby Clarke won the thing in 1975 (37 years ago!) yet to earn induction into the Hall of Fame. When it comes to the all-time leaders in points per game, Lindros is 19th all-time. And if injury hadn't stolen his greatness in the latter years of his career, his rank on this second chart would be even more impressive. Remove the years following the infamous Scott Stevens hit in 2000 and Lindros would rank sixth all-time in points per game.

Sixth all time! The only players ranked higher than him would be Wayne Gretzky, Mario Lemieux, Mike Bossy, Sidney Crosby and Bobby Orr. Quite the list.

At times in these last five years, it feels like us Flyers-focused writers have been screaming this argument into a black hole. But over the course of the month of June -- from the first until the 27th, when the Hockey Hall of Fame will decide its 2016 class -- one hero over at TSN in Canada made the case.

Here's the argument in full:

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