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Forward Martin St. Louis will remain with the Tampa Bay Lightning. GM Steve Yzerman assured ESPN.com's Pierre LeBrun of as much Friday.  "Marty St. Louis is not going to be traded," the Lightning general manager told ESPN.com Friday. "He remains one of the best players in the league and an extremely important player to our team, both on and off the ice. We are a team in transition, we just made a coaching change, Marty is one of the leaders of the team, he is not going anywhere."  LeBrun suggests the St. Louis trade rumors (to the Boston Bruins, for example) didn't make much sense anyway. On-ice performance aside, the veteran forward is further cherished for how he sets the optimum example -- in terms of work ethic and his approach to the game -- for the Lightning's younger players.Related content from HockeyFanLand Would Tampa Bay Lightning trade Martin St. Louis?Jon Cooper takes over as Tama Bay Lightning's head coach 
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