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With the Lightning off today, here is a feature piece discussing our captain, Vincent Lecavalier. O Captain! My Captain! When it comes to Vincent Lecavalier and the Tampa Bay Lightning, truer words have never been spoken. Lecavalier’s performance through six games this season has been inspiring on every level. He’s playing like the number four from 2007 - a leader on the score sheet, in...
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