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Milan Lucic finds little solace in hot start

CHICAGO – Less than two months ago, there was Milan Lucic, a healthy scratch for only the second time in his professional career. His confidence was shot. His game was a mess. He had scored just twice in his last 27 games.

He looked utterly unworthy of the big-money contract extension he had signed in September, the one that would make him the highest-paid forward on the team when it kicked in.

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