Vincent Lecavalier to have knee surgery

Updated: August 21, 2010, 3:58 PM ET
Associated Press

TAMPA BAY -- The Tampa Bay Lightning center Vincent Lecavalier will undergo arthroscopic surgery on his left knee.

The team announced Saturday that he will have surgery on Tuesday in Tampa.

Lecavalier is expected to participate in the Lightning's training camp, which begins Sept. 17.

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