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Lecavalier's condition for Game 5 unknown

Updated: June 3, 2004, 11:54 AM ET
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TAMPA, Fla. -- Calgary Flames left wing Ville Nieminen was suspended Wednesday for Game 5 of the Stanley Cup final, two days after ramming Tampa Bay's Vincent Lecavalier's head into the glass late in Game 4.

Nieminen drew a 5-minute major penalty for boarding and a game misconduct for ramming Lecavalier from behind while the Tampa Bay center was digging the puck out from along the boards. Lecavalier struck the glass face-first.

Lecavalier was cut on the right side of his head, ...

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