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4 University of North Dakota players chosen in NHL draft

GRAND FORKS, N.D. (AP) — The University of North Dakota men’s hockey team has four more players who are NHL draft picks.

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Former Coach recalls first Chinese NHL draft Song Andong

Andong Song, center, of China, shakes hand withe team executives after being chosen 172nd overall by the New York Islanders during the sixth round of the NHL hockey draft, Saturday, June 27, 2015, in Sunrise, Fla. (AP Photo/Alan Diaz)

BEIJING (AP) — Song Andong made sports history last week as the first Chinese player selected in the NHL draft. To his old coach, though, he’s just a nice kid who keeps his head and shows the proper respect.

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