Michael Eisner

Former Anaheim Ducks teammates Teemu Selanne and Paul Kariya will be inducted into the Hockey Hall of Fame

Former Anaheim Ducks teammates Teemu Selanne and Paul Kariya will be inducted into the Hockey Hall of Fame

Oh, the stories.

They tumble out in animated bursts, Paul Kariya starting a sentence and Teemu Selanne completing it, affectionately bickering like a long-married couple. They agree on almost everything related to hockey but disagree on when they first met, before they became teammates on the Mighty Ducks and lifelong friends.

Selanne insists their first encounter occurred at an event in 1993 where he was honored as the NHL’s rookie of the year and Kariya was recognized as the best player in college hockey. “I remember this little boy,” Selanne said before Kariya interrupted. “He did not say anything to me, he did not talk to me, there was no communication, so I did not even...

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