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The Real 2007-8 NHL MVP?

As we prepare to drop the puck on the 2008-9 regular season, it’s worth reflecting on some of the great individual performances from last year.  There were certainly some goal-scoring wonders like Alex Ovechkin and Ilya Kovalchuk, playmaking superstars like Pavel Datsyuk and Joe Thornton, and of course the heroic goaltending of Martin Brodeur and Roberto Luongo.  But which NHL star actually turned in a true MVP performance, contributing the most to his team’s success?

None of the above, that’s who.

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