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Video: Streit named first Swiss captain in NHL history

The Islanders named defenseman Mark Streit as their new captain. Videojournalist: Robert Cassidy (Sept. 21, 2011)

The Islanders named defenseman Mark Streit as their new captain. Streit is the first Swiss captain in the NHL and the 13th captain in Islanders history.

"I want to be a leader on and off the ice," Streit said. "I'm very excited."

Videojournalist: Robert Cassidy

Tags: Mark Streit , video

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