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Lightning’s Steve Yzerman trades out of the first round of NHL’s draft

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If the Tampa Bay Lightning proved any point at all during its run to the Stanley Cup Finals, it was this: In hockey, the way a player is developed can often count more than where he was drafted. Perhaps that was what general manager Steve Yzerman was thinking late Friday night when the Lightning traded out of the first round of the NHL draft. The Lightning held the 28th overall draft pick (having traded the 29th pick earlier in the…

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