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Nate Smith and his dad Pat Smith, right, pose for a photo after the 11-year-old

Family waits to hear if incredible hockey shot is worth $50K

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FARIBAULT, Minn. (AP) — Eleven-year-old Nate Smith made an incredible shot — putting a puck through a tiny hole 89 feet away. But he and his family may have to wait a few weeks to hear whether he'll collect a $50,000 prize or be whistled for a rules violation instead.


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