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02-02-2013, 12:49 AM
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Luongo in the Shootout

The 2nd game in a row where he kept the Canucks in it. Thankfully we're able to depend on one shootout goal, cause lord knows if we're even capable of scoring two.

Are there any other goalies that have totally changed in this department?

Here is what would have happened with old Luongo:

(How fitting that it was on Cory Schneider)




current Luongo


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Luongo > that other Canucks goalie

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Oh good, I was beginning to think the main board was a little low on Canucks threads.

Too bad Kassian didn't score tonight.

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The 2nd game in a row where he kept the Canucks in it. Thankfully we're able to depend on one shootout goal, cause lord knows if we're even capable of scoring two.

Are there any other goalies that have totally changed in this department?
On the flip side, there's Kovalchuk who went from being terrible in the shootouts to being practically automatic last season.

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The 2nd game in a row where he kept the Canucks in it. Thankfully we're able to depend on one shootout goal, cause lord knows if we're even capable of scoring two.

Are there any other goalies that have totally changed in this department?
What are you asking?

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What are you asking?
post above yours

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We need more luongo threads, he has handled the offseason, all the drama, perfectly.

And he has been nuts so far this year

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Loosely relevant here, Patrick Sharp is a career 8/41 in shootouts

Why he continues to be the third shooter, I will never understand...

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I still cannot get over Lu owning Toews and especially Kane.

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Soomeone should post a YT of his save against Kane in the SO... made me lol

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Is he not 2 for 4 this season in the shootouts?

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Lu was lucky tonight. It will be interesting how this goalie situation develops over the season.

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02-02-2013, 12:58 AM
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good to see luongo doing good now. where are all the people that said trade luongo earlier?

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Good problem to have if you're Vancouver. Loungo looked great

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For the first time ever in Vancouver Luongo is playing without any pressure. And I think that definitely plays a part in his shootout improvement.

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Is he not 2 for 4 this season in the shootouts?
watch the games and not the statistics, he is a lot better in the S/O

and those are only bad attempts because he stopped them

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wow vancouver has 4 shootouts already?

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For the first time ever in Vancouver Luongo is playing without any pressure. And I think that definitely plays a part in his shootout improvement.
I think he's really enjoying the pressure being on Schneider to steal the spot. I expect him to have one of his best season's this year.

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wow vancouver has 4 shootouts already?
Yea it sucks

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Too

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Luongo

Threads

Why don't we just have a Luongo/@Strombone1 sticky thread?

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wow vancouver has 4 shootouts already?
yeah, we're playing for shootouts in OT and than proceed to put out 1 of Edler/D.Sedin

so far our only scorers have been Kassian and Schroeder

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