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Video- Phaneuf Hit On Da Costa

Dion Phaneuf with a big hit on Stephane Da Costa.

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From College To The NHL In A Few Days

from Elliotte Friedman of CBC,

Stephane Da Costa is flying to Toronto on Monday morning. By Wednesday, he should have a new home.

Da Costa, 21, is a free agent after leading Merrimack College to its best season in school history. It ended Saturday with a heartbreaking 4-3 overtime loss to Notre Dame in the NCAA playoffs. But that doesn’t mean he is done for the year.

CBA rules indicate he must sign a multi-year contract with his new NHL team. But if he gets into a game before the end of the regular season, he’ll burn one of those years.

Da Costa is headed to Newport Sports, where his agents, Wade Arnott and Ed Ward, will begin fielding offers. While Arnott confirmed that process begins Monday, he didn’t really want to go much further. From talking to several sources, here’s some idea of how it will play out:

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