TAMPA – Tampa Bay's most significant anticipated trade deadline acquisition stepped on to the ice at Amalie Arena on Saturday.
A former league MVP, absent from the NHL radar since the start of the season, has started to make waves about a possible return and the Tampa Bay Lightning are ready to welcome him back.
But the return is far from imminent for Nikita Kucherov, who stuck around after his rehab skate to take a twirl with teammates at the morning skate.
And did it ever get a reaction from the team, not to mention conspiracy theorists that populate social media.
Kucherov underwent hip l...
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