"I didn't know a lot about him, but I remember when he came to the Rangers' practice facility," said Davidson, now the president of hockey operations for the Columbus Blue Jackets.
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"This is a 25-year-old that understands when you go on the road trip, you fight and battle to where you want to get to," Blues President John Davidson said of Halak. "That's the type of character player that we want in our organization."
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