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Hedican replaces injured Miller on U.S. Olympic squad

Updated: February 6, 2006, 10:41 PM ET
Associated Press

Carolina Hurricanes defenseman Bret Hedican has a chance to match the gold medal his famous wife captured 14 years ago.

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Hedican, who is married to Olympic champion skater Kristi Yamaguchi, was selected Monday to the U.S. hockey team to replace injured Los Angeles Kings defenseman Aaron Miller.

"To lose a guy like Aaron, certainly is a tough loss for our team," said U.S. coach Peter Laviolette, who also coaches the Hurricanes. "Bret is a guy we talked about ...

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