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Video: Letang practices, says his goal is to return this season

Mar 17, 2014, 3:07 PM EDT

That was Penguins defenseman Kris Letang answering questions today after practicing with his teammates for the first time since suffering a stroke in January.

Letang said he felt “pretty good” on the ice, and there’s “no doubt” that his intention is to play again this season. At this point, though, he’s not sure when exactly he’ll be able to make his return to a Pens lineup that’s gone 7-5-2 without him.

Pittsburgh has 15 games left in the regular season. Its last contest is Apr. 13 versus Ottawa, and then come the playoffs.

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