Seeking veteran winner, Lightning land forward Recchi

Updated: July 8, 2008, 7:09 PM ET
Associated Press

TAMPA, Fla. -- Mark Recchi signed with the Tampa Bay Lightning on Tuesday, part of a massive roster overhaul for a team with new owners and a new coach after finishing with the worst record in the NHL.

Recchi, a a seven-time All-Star who has played 19 NHL seasons, had 14 goals and 48 points in 72 games with the Pittsburgh Penguins and Atlanta Thrashers in 2007-08.

"Mark Recchi is a guy who we will be counting on both on and off the ice," Lightning vice president of hockey operations ...

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