Four join hockey Hall

Updated: November 4, 2003, 10:30 AM ET
By Jim Kelley | ESPN.com

TORONTO -- John LaFontaine, Pat LaFontaine's father, tells a story about when his son first showed up at the New York Islanders training camp, a 19-year-old embarking on an NHL career that Monday night culminated with enshrinement in the Hockey Hall of Fame.

"I remembered he called me and said: 'Dad, I met Mr. Trottier today. He was really nice to me. He's a great guy.'

"At that point I was used to my son being away because of hockey," the elder LaFontaine said, "but I also realized ...

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