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Keith Aucoin: An NHLer Trapped in the Minors

From Mark McGuire at the Times Union,

He didn’t get drafted and drifted to the ECHL and UHL before getting a shot in the American Hockey League. Then he produced, just like in high school, just like in college.

He’s been called up by the Hurricanes twice in the past two seasons—but never for more than eight games before being sent back down to Albany.

“I’ve been told I wasn’t good enough since I was a kid,” Aucoin said. “It’s not the first time (someone) said I can’t do it.”

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