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Gaudreau selected in 4th round by Calgary

The year just keeps getting better for Dubuque forward John Gaudreau, as a career in the National Hockey League appears to be a real possibility after Saturday's NHL draft.

Gaudreau was selected in the 4th round by the Calgary Flames, he was the 104th overall pick.  The Saints forward was the rookie of the year in the USHL after finishing second in the league with 36 goals this season.

He's currently committed to play college hockey next season at Northeastern University with teammate Vinny Saponari.

The Fighting Saints won the USHL's Clark Cup last month.

Online reporter Mark Woodley

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