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Police report says medical treatment did not cause Cherepanov's death

Updated: November 14, 2008, 2:27 PM ET
By Scott Burnside | ESPN.com

Initial findings from a Russian police investigation indicated the quality of medical treatment did not cause the death of New York Rangers prospect and Continental Hockey League player Alexei Cherepanov.

Cherepanov, the 17th overall pick in the 2007 entry draft, collapsed on the bench during the third period of a KHL game Oct. 13 at the Sports Palace in Chekov outside Moscow.

The Russian state police report was revealed at a Friday news conference in Moscow, the details ...

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