Thread: Proposal: Roberto Luongo to... ANYWHERE!
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06-24-2013, 03:01 PM
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Originally Posted by Marlo Stanfield View Post
Said it before, I'll say it again - who in their right mind would walk away from the $30 million or so that Lu is owed still? The last thing Lu owes to Vancouver (after being treated like **** the past 2-3 years) is to help them by forfeiting his contract.
Well Luongo said himself that he would scrap that I'd he could. I'll take his word over an Internet blogger.

Luongo isn't necessarily helping the Canucks out as much as he is helping himself out. Scrapping his contract makes him a UFA and allows him to go wherever he wants. He's made millions in his career, and it appears he only really wants to go to a select few destinations. If the Canucks tell him a buyout isn't an option, what other choice does he have?

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