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Once one of the NHL's most gifted offensive blueliners, Ozolinsh's 15-year career ended in 2008 under a cloud of injury and substance abuse problems. He signed the following year with Dinamo Riga and became team captain as well as a KHL All-Star despite an injury that limited him to 5 goals and 25 points in 43 games.

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