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One of the great advantages the Capitals have had in recent NHL drafts is their willingness to select top Russian prospects. Taking Alex Ovechkin No. 1 overall in 2004 was a no-brainer. But they were willing to take Alexander Semin at No. 13 in 2002 and -- because of his immense talent -- deal with the headache of bringing him to North America. Semin spent the first year after the NHL lockout...

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