Posted December 02, 2013 on AP on Fox
Doug Weight recalls his father putting him on skates at the age of 2 because he could barely walk due to a childhood condition that relegated him to wearing braces on his legs. Four decades later, Weight was inducted into the U.S. Hockey Hall of Fame. The two-time Stanley Cup champion, three-time Olympian and four-time NHL All-Star was inducted Monday night at the Motor City Casino. Weight says it was icing on the cake to share the honor with former teammate Bill Guerin, a Stanley Cup champion, three-time Olympian and four-time All-Star. Carolina Hurricanes owner Peter Karmanos, former college coach Ron Mason and Cindy Curley, one of the pioneers in women's hockey, also were inducted.

Recapping the U.S. Hockey Hall of Fame inductions

The U.S. Hockey Hall of Fame inductions took place on Monday at Detroit's MotorCity Casino, with Bill Guerin, Cindy Curley and a quartet of inductees with Michigan ties in Doug Weight, Ron Mason, Peter Karmanos and USA Today's Kevin Allen. Kukla's Korner's own Monica McAlister attended the ceremonies, and they were all but live-Tweeted by Monica, by ESPN's Craig...
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