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Report: Barry Melrose to take over Lightning coaching duties

According to various media reports, ESPN analyst Barry Melrose will replace John Tortorella as head coach of the Tampa Bay Lightning.

Melrose, 51, last stood behind an NHL bench during the 1994-95 season with the Los Angles Kings.

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Bluelines: Enjoying the Salary Cap Era in the NHL

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