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01-10-2013, 06:49 AM
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Psuhockey
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Originally Posted by monster_bertuzzi View Post
Because we have a 26 year old in Schneider who's just as good and a little cheaper? Why wouldn't we then ship off Bob for some help. But Luongo is still among the best in the business - check the numbers.
It is because you have a 26 year old in Schneider that you have no leverage. Backup goalies cost about a million. Lou is over 5 million. That 4 plus million difference is a 2nd pair defenseman or 20 goal scorer that Vancouver can't afford now. Lou being good changes nothing about that.

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