Thread: Speculation: Luongo: The Neverending Story
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01-07-2013, 11:57 AM
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Originally Posted by Vankiller Whale View Post
There is risk in everything being offered too. What if Kadri busts? Bozak/Lupul/Macarthur walk? Kulemin remains a 7 goal scorer? Etc. Luongo is by far a surer bet to be an impact player than any package offered by fans here.
And Lou is also a sure bet to carry a 5.3 cap hit no matter how you slice it, combine that with the possibility of him only playing a few years, and potentially not being to the high standard he has played in the past is something many Nucks fans refuse to acknowledge. With the cap going down, no possibilities of hiding these cap hits, teams have to be very cap conscience moving forward. Based on some posters suggesting he may only play a few years, Leafs would be better served getting Thomas. .

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