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09-28-2012, 07:38 PM
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Originally Posted by bizoncol View Post
Oveckin played in Russia after he was drafted 1st overall and it didn't make him a bad player.
I would have just stopped right here. That's enough to make the point.

Although it would also be fair to point out that Ovechkin, when drafted, was still playing for Dynamo Moscow, and not a CHL team, so there was no chance of there being any such "controversy" to begin with.

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