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The 2004 NHL entry draft consisted of a pretty impressive roster, to say the least. Russian superstars Alex Ovechkin and Evgeni Malkin went No. 1 and No. 2 overall, respectively before Canadians Cam Barker and Andrew Ladd were picked in the next two slots. American Blake Wheeler, from the University of Minnesota, was snagged with the fifth-overall pick. Which team drafted him that year? Answer The Four’s Trivia Question of the Day and enter to win a $50 gift card to one of The Four’s three Boston-area locations. First, read the official rules, completely fill out the entry form and press submit. document.getElementById('wpcom-iframe-form-35f247aa75bb629e452a4e542571cd80').submit();

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