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Mag Rankings: New Jersey Devils

With Kovalchuk and a strong defense, the Devils are an elite team

Updated: September 27, 2010, 1:39 PM ET
By ESPN Insider and Puck Prospectus | ESPN The Magazine
Bruce Bennett/Getty ImagesIlya Kovalchuk makes the Devils an even tougher Eastern Conference foe.

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