Thread: Proposal: Roberto Luongo to... ANYWHERE!
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06-13-2013, 11:22 AM
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Originally Posted by Halibut View Post
Doesnt that hold true for the option of buying out Luongo as well? Spread over almost 20 years the dollar figure isnt that huge so why do Canucks fans dismiss the possibility of a buyout? No team is going to want to take that on and have it affect their cap and use up a compliance buyout on it but the Canucks have to deal with the situation and a buyout seems easy enough. They've wasted more on marginal defencemen sitting on their roster the last few season.
Because we can still get assets for Luongo, as he's still a great player. Do you see Hawks fans rushing to buy out Hossa, or Devils fans Kovalchuk?

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