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by Paul on 06/30/10 at 09:09 AM ET
from Ken Warren of the Ottawa Citizen,
In a story of how quickly the mighty can fall, the Ottawa Senators bought out the final year of Jonathan Cheechoo’s contract on Tuesday.
The move comes as no surprise.
It was inevitable, considering no other NHL team was willing to pick up the $3.5 million U.S. remaining on his deal earlier this week and last March, when the club placed him on waivers before shipping him to Binghamton of the American Hockey League.
His NHL career is likely over.
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