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WHOM WOULD YOU RATHER HAVE?
Kostya Kennedy
April 17, 2000
MILAN HEJDUK AVALANCHE RWA fourth-round pick in 1994, he had 36 goals and 36 assists, following his 48 points and third-place finish in the 1999 rookie of the year vote. Even veteran defensemen fall for his dekes.
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April 17, 2000

Whom Would You Rather Have?

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MILAN HEJDUK
AVALANCHE RW
A fourth-round pick in 1994, he had 36 goals and 36 assists, following his 48 points and third-place finish in the 1999 rookie of the year vote. Even veteran defensemen fall for his dekes.

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CHRIS DRURY
AVALANCHE C
A third-round pick in 1994, he had 20 goals and 47 assists through Sunday, following a 44-point season that earned him 1999 rookie of the year honors. He wins face-offs (53%) like a veteran.

The Verdict: The season's closest call goes to Hejduk because few players have his highlight-video moves.

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