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13. Sandis Ozolinsh

As you likely know, the first season of the Colorado Avalanche after the relocation from Quebec City would see them win the Stanley Cup.  One of the mid-season trades that you think about facilitated this was the trade from Montreal of superstar Goalie, Patrick Roy.  The other less talked about one was from San Jose, the Defenseman, Sandis Ozolinsh.

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53. Sandis Ozolinsh

Although Sandis Ozolinsh played for a plethora of NHL teams, Sandis Ozolinsh was not exactly a journeyman. The Latvian was adept at playmaking and was an excellent scoring defenseman. He finished his career playing in European leagues and though he made seven All-Star teams, there is a very good chance that he is going to be quickly forgotten by those who decide the Hall of Fame inductees.
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