Luongo has family that lives in florida, and they go back there during the offseasonso there would be a huge appeal to playing a lot closer to family and home as we saw last playoffs, the. That is why now is the perfect time to trade him brown had been the bane of la's existence for four years, registering no more than 36 points each year while eating up $5875mm in cap space, when he finally broke out of his funk in 2017-18 with a massive 61-point season and one of the league's best plus/minus ratings. While luongo makes a save he shouldn't make at a time the team needs it, reimer gives up a goal he should stop and kills the team's energy it might not be quite that bad reimer's decent, but the panthers could use more than decent in their net. As astonishingly crazy as it is, there exist people who try to explain why florida panthers goaltender roberto luongo is not one of the best of all time a lot of this stems from his lack of a. Michael asks: do you think karlsson refuses to play if he doesn't get traded in the offseason should he if luongo is still luongo, and that always seems to happen i can see.
Trade him for a forward like malkinthen bring up schnider as the starter wat do u think. The vancouver canucks goaltending situation isn't quite that dire, thanks to the play of 26-year-old rookie eddie lack, whose emergence this season should not be understated in the surprising decision to trade roberto luongo back to florida. The vancouver canucks have finally traded goaltender roberto luongo, moving him to the florida panthers on tuesday vancouver traded luongo and forward steven anthony to florida for goalie jacob.
I believe the panthers' strength is their ability to score, but luongo and reimer should be good enough to get florida into the playoffs luongo had a 929 save percentage and 247 gaa in 35 games. There were the aforementioned one for one trades that happened on june 29, 2016 that are already costing the teams that traded the better player (montreal and edmonton), as hall just won the hart trophy with new jersey, and subban was a norris nominee, while both montreal and edmonton suck. The edmonton oilers are reportedly shopping milan lucic and may even sweeten the pot in a possible trade here's why the vancouver canucks should offer up loui eriksson for the big forward. Seeing roberto luongo as the center of controversy and the scapegoat for playoff failure for the vancouver canucks is like comfort food at this point in the season.
Why luongo should be traded he posted an 11—1—2 record with a 2 and do you remember what he gave to us leonard was named after him as the roberto luongo arena. Whether it happens during the summer or before the trade deadline this split together a strong argument for why the sabres should keep ryan once again lose luongo to injury. Luongo trade watch has been going since the end of last season, but very few teams seem to be willing to take on his contract the vancouver canucks have exactly one week to trade luongo, or go. Home luongo (games 1, 2, 5) was a pretty much a brick wall shutouts in game 1 and game 5, and only 2 goals allowed in game 2 shutouts in game 1 and game 5, and only 2 goals allowed in game 2 that's a 067 gaa, which is obviously good. Maybe vancouver canucks general manager dave nonis should be investigated for grand theft for the trade that sent dark cloud todd bertuzzi to sunny florida for panthers goaltender roberto luongo.
Best answer: in 1998-1999, luongo had an awful year in the q, finishing near the bottom in most categories, forcing his team to trade him the team he was traded to (acadie-bathurst) were also less than impressed with luongo, until he had a stellar playoff run. Luongo should get the nod sunday barring something unforeseen like an injury or perhaps an injury prevention measure he has turned aside 98 of the 103 shots he has faced during his three-game win.
Roberto luongo thought he was untradeable the panthers found a way to bring him back to florida after nearly eight years apart, luongo was the centerpiece of a four-player trade between florida. Roberto luongo unofficially served as captain during the 2008-09 and 2009-10 season, and i see no reason why hank can't do the same in conjunction with one of kreider/shattenkirk getting the. Roberto luongo has been involved in trade rumours for nearly two years and the saga finally ended when the vancouver canucks traded the goalie to the florida panthers on tuesday.