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01-07-2013, 02:03 PM
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Originally Posted by Hal 9000 View Post
We know that Luongo + Schneider's potential return would make the Canucks better than Schneider + Luongo's potential return and we know that losing Luongo to anybody from TO (or any trades mentioned AFAIS) makes us worse. We also know that running both goalies, makes us essentially the same team as last year (Kesler's injury notwithstanding), maybe better - So what's the hurry to move the guy?

The Canucks are in a pretty good situation to start the year with both guys, give them equal competition (which didn't happen last year) and see where it goes. A goalie is never more valuable than near the deadline when teams are scrambling for playoff spot.

Luongo is not holding out or requesting a trade so there is absolutely no reason to make any moves at all.
Genuinely curious: what was the biggest deadline return for a goalie?

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