Thread: Proposal: Roberto Luongo to... ANYWHERE!
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06-13-2013, 09:31 AM
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Originally Posted by TOGuy14 View Post
Just wondering in the context of Luongo and when he may or may not retire:

What is more appealing to teams; Luongo playing until 40 something with his 5.6 caphit as a backup, or Luongo retiring and having 2-3m in dead capspace for a guy not even on your team?
Firstly, it's a 5.3m cap hit, and secondly, the cap penalty would only be 1.6m. Which in what might very well be an 80m salary cap, is nothing.

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