The day which members associated to hockey can be inducted into the Hockey Hall of Fame, located in Toronto, as players, builders(coaches, general managers, commentators, team owners and others who have helped build the game) or on-ice officials. A committee of players, coaches and others meets annually in June to select new honourees, who are inducted each year where they are celebrated and honored at each induction ceremony
Through the efforts of James T. Sutherland, the Hockey Hall of Fame was established in 1943. Although the Hall of Fame still did not have a permanent home, the first eleven members were inducted on April 30, 1945.