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February 16, 2005 11:49 ET

MCKEEN'S HOCKEY RELEASES TOP 100 RANKINGS FOR 2005 NHL DRAFT

MCKEEN'S HOCKEY RELEASES TOP 100 RANKINGS FOR 2005 NHL DRAFT Attention: Sports Editor VANCOUVER/BC--(CCNMatthews - Feb. 16, 2005) - McKeen's Hockey today named the Top 100 players eligible for selection in the upcoming 2005 National Hockey League Entry Draft, to be held in Ottawa, Ontario on June 25-26, 2005.

Top 15 (FEBRUARY 2005):
RANK/NAME/CLUB/LEAGUE/POSITION
1 CROSBY, Sidney Rimouski (QMJHL) C
2 JOHNSON, Jack NTDP-18 (USA) D
3 BRULE, Gilbert Vancouver (WHL) C
4 RASK, Tuuka Ilves Tampere (Fin) G
5 RYAN, Bobby Owen Sound (OHL) RW
6 POULIOT, Benoit Sudbury (OHL) LW
7 PRICE, Carey Tri-City (WHL) G
8 KINDL, Jakub Kitchener (OHL) D
9 SKILLE, Jack NTDP-18 (USA) C
10 BOURRET, Alex Lewiston (QMJHL) RW
11 SETOGUCHI, Devin Saskatoon (WHL) RW
12 O'MARRA, Ryan Erie (OHL) C
13 LATENDRESSE, Guillaume Drummondville (QMJHL) RW
14 BERGFORS, Nicklas Sodertalje (Swe) RW
15 ZAGRAPAN, Marek Chicoutimi Helsinki (QMJHL) C

FULL TOP 100 LIST AVAILABLE UPON REQUEST

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