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The world's best teams for watching hockey prospects

Given how the hockey world is set up, one can find teams at all different levels that are loaded with prospects, from the top minor league farm teams to European pro clubs to the junior ranks to the NCAA. Here are 10 particularly notable ones for 2017-18.

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Seguin slams home go-ahead goal (0:29)
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FPI: Cowboys heavy favorites in Santa Clara

For the fourth time in six weeks, the 49ers have less than a 30 percent chance to win, by FPI's measure. They've lost the previous three games -- all of which were on the road -- by a total of eight points.

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Bruschi, Edwards like Cowboys over Niners (0:39)

Todd Archer ESPN Staff Writer 

With Sean Lee returning from a two-game absence, the Cowboys will have their starting linebacker corps together for the first time this season Sunday at San Francisco. Anthony Hitchens will start at middle linebacker in place of Jaylon Smith with Lee at weak-side linebacker and Damien Wilson at strong-side linebacker.

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Will Lonzo make history Thursday night?

Ernie DiGregorio's rookie debut assist record for the Buffalo Braves in 1973 has stood the test of time. But Dennis Smith Jr. came close in his debut Wednesday, totaling 10 dimes for the Mavericks in a 117-111 loss to the Hawks. Lonzo Ball averaged 7.6 assists per game in his lone season at UCLA.

Todd Archer ESPN Staff Writer 

All-Pro left tackle Tyron Smith is set to take part in his first practice since Sept. 27 because of back tightness. Smith has not missed a game and the Cowboys expect him to be ready Sunday against the San Francisco 49ers.

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Longhorn dunks over his mom (0:42)

Tim MacMahon ESPN Staff Writer 

Devin Harris let rookie Dennis Smith Jr. pick which Disney princess backpack he wanted.

Tim MacMahon ESPN Staff Writer 

Dirk on Dennis Smith Jr.: "He's definitely a special athlete. We're gonna have a lot of fun watching him hopefully for a long, long time."