• Christie Blatchford: Hull's induction all about his hockey

    One year ago - By National Post

    He is 77 years old now, and Wednesday night he missed the party that was being held in his honour.
    No one knows why Bobby Hull decided to skip his induction into the brand new Winnipeg Jets Hall of Fame, and Hull himself isn't talking. He has issued only a polite statement and declined to speak to Postmedia via a kindly Blackhawks PR guy.
    But the betting is he wanted to avoid a repeat of the sort of attention that greeted the original Jets' announcement last July that the members of the “Hot Line” - Hull, Anders Hedberg and Ulf Nilsson - would be the first inductees.
    The trio took the Jets...
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