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08-25-2012, 10:14 PM
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Originally Posted by crazyhawk View Post
Frolik .. yes
Shaw .. no
Beach .. not yet as I would not be able to stomach playing against either Shaw or Beach on the nucks!

How's about Frolik, Danault & Olesz
Garbage, absolute garbage. If we deal with Chicago, Bolland is apart of the equation or no deal. Frolik is essentially a bust at this point, Danault is nothing and Olesz is a dump. We get nothing while Chicago improves tremendously in net.

Originally Posted by Crymson View Post
I see an odd thought process on this issue from some Canucks fans on this board. There seem to be two central, opposing ideas to it: "We want to move our unreliable goalie, who is saddled with a bad contract, so that our other, better goalie can take over" and "We expect a king's ransom in return." Those two don't mesh. The Canucks want to move Luongo because, as noted, he's not sufficiently reliable in net. To make matters worse, his contract sucks. Trading an unreliable goaltender who has a bad contract is not easy. A big return will not be had. And Canucks fans should not expect one, because the reasons that Luongo are being traded are the reasons why his trade value is not very high.
Not necessarily. We are more inclined to trade Luongo because Schneider is younger and already shown steps of becoming a future elite goaltender. In seven years he will be that age Lu is now, thus if expectations are met we would have phenomenal goaltending for the better part of the next decade. That said, Luongo may have his hiccups but he remains a top ten, arguably top five, goaltender and while some of us are willing to accept something more reasonable than Kane or Hossa. We are not trading him for another team's trash.

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