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Congratulations to Jochen Hecht for a job well done in his 13 seasons of the NHL and a much deserved rest. Finishing with 463 points, 186 of which were goals, in 833 games, he decided to call it quits. Enjoy the ice cold beer, fishing and the family. Best wishes from the FFLockerRoom family!
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