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Montoya preparing for next step

Updated: June 14, 2004, 8:25 PM ET
By Mike Eidelbes | Special to ESPN.com

Al Montoya won't be the first player selected in the National Hockey League entry draft in Raleigh, N.C., later this month -- that honor likely will go to Russian forward Alexander Ovechkin. Montoya might be the most recognizable prospect, however.

The 18-year-old from Glenview, Ill., completed his sophomore season in goal for one of the nation's marquee college programs, the University of Michigan. The list of former Wolverines currently in the NHL includes John Madden, Brendan Morrison ...

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