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Lightning re-signs Lukas Krajicek

The Lightning has re-signed defenseman Lukas Krajicek to a one-year deal.

Krajicek, a 6-foot-2, 196-pound native of Prostejov, Czech Republic, had two goals and 19 points in in 71 games with the Lightning last season. He led all Tampa Bay defensemen in assists and points while also ranking second in blocked shots with 90.

“Lukas is one of the elite skating defensemen in the NHL and he played admirably for us last season in a difficult blueline situation,” Lightning GM Brian Lawton said in a news release. “We are pleased to sign him for the 2009-10 season and we look forward to seeing for training camp.”

[Last modified: Sunday, August 16, 2009 4:38pm]


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