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Former Bolts' Vincent Lecavalier in town for first time

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Lecavalier during practice Tuesday Lecavalier during practice Tuesday
TAMPA, FL (WFLA) - Former Tampa Bay Lightning's center Vincent Lecavalier visited Tampa Bay Tuesday for the first time since he had been released from the team.

Lecavalier plays for Philadelphia Flyers now, and is in the area to play against the Bolts in the scheduled game on Wednesday. Lecavalier was released from the team in June and became a free agent in July.

Related story: Lightning use buy out on Lecavalier

Lecavalier has been on the team since 1998. This is his first time playing against the Bolts. His charity work is well-known in Tampa Bay area.

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The Lightnings-Flyers game starts at 7:30 p.m. Wednesday. Tickets are available on the team's website and on TicketMaster.com

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