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Sochi hopeful Logan Couture finds motivation in rejection

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Logan Couture took note on Monday when Hockey Canada announced its tryout camp roster for the upcoming world junior championship.

The San Jose Sharks centre paid special attention to the names of the players who were not invited to the camp.

He knows how those players are feeling. He knows it’s a tough pill to swallow, to be told you’re not good enough when your heart and your brain are telling you otherwise.

“To this day, I sit back and think about the world junior teams I was left off, how I didn’t even get an invite to any of their camps,” Couture said on Tuesday, prior to the Sharks’ 4-2 win over the Toronto Maple Leafs at the Air Canada Centre.

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