"We prepare as we always do. There's no magic. There are no special speakers coming in. There is none of that."
Richards scored two goals in that Game 6 win for Tampa Bay, and Ruslan Fedotenko — now his teammate again with the Rangers — found the net twice in Game 7 to lock up the Cup for the Lightning.
That experience would seem to be invaluable, but maybe not.
"That was a really long time ago, and I had a concussion at that time so I can't remember really anything," Fedotenko said with a wry smile. "I remember winning, but that is basically it."
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