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Lightning and free-agent F Antti Miettinen agree to a 2-year contract

Detroit Red Wings left wing Johan Franzen (93), of Sweden, reaches for the puck as Minnesota Wild right wing Antti Miettinen (20), of Finland, controls it in the second period of an NHL hockey game in Detroit, Sunday, April 3, 2011. The Tampa Bay Lightning have agreed to terms with free-agent forward Antti Miettinen on a two-year contract. THE CANADIAN PRESS/AP-Paul Sancya

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Detroit Red Wings left wing Johan Franzen (93), of Sweden, reaches for the puck as Minnesota Wild right wing Antti Miettinen (20), of Finland, controls it in the second period of an NHL hockey game in Detroit, Sunday, April 3, 2011. The Tampa Bay Lightning have agreed to terms with free-agent forward Antti Miettinen on a two-year contract. THE CANADIAN PRESS/AP-Paul Sancya

TAMPA, Fla. - The Tampa Bay Lightning have agreed to terms with free-agent forward Antti Miettinen on a two-year contract.

The team announced the move Monday.

Miettinen appeared in 20 games with Ak-Bars Kazan of Russia's Kontinental Hockey League this season. He played with Minnesota during the 2010-11 season when he had 16 goals and 35 points in 73 games.

Miettinen has played in 472 NHL games overall with the Wild and Dallas, recording 89 goals and 212 points.

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