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Coach Selly
03-24-2013, 05:37
The Tampa Bay Lightning on Sunday announced that coach Guy Boucher had relieved of his duties.

The decision came hours after the Lightning lost 5-3 to the Ottawa Senators, dropping them to 13-17-1, 14th in the Eastern Conference, five points out of a playoff spot.

"Guy has poured his heart and soul into the Lightning organization for these past three years and we appreciate all the work he has done," Lightning general manager Steve Yzerman said in a statement released by the team. "But ultimately I am not satisfied with the direction we are heading and I believe making a change today is in the best interest of our franchise."

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