Originally posted on NorthWest Sports Beat  |  Last updated 1/31/13
Here we go again… Really? Do you want to talk about something else around the water cooler today? The Canucks won, so you have most, if not all of your hair; and it was only a Wednesday, so you’re probably not droopy eyed and clinging to that fifth cup of coffee. I just wanted to take a second to touch on the goalie issues the Canucks are currently having, or not currently having. I guess it depends on how you look at it all. The Plan The plan after an early exit for last seasons playoffs was to trade Roberto Luongo. Cory Schneider emerged as the new starter and it looked like Luongo’s time in Vancouver was all but done. Fast forward nine months and you have Roberto Luongo coming into training camp; surprised that he was still a member of the Vancouver Canucks, he even said it himself. Nine months isn’t a typical layoff between seasons mind you, but given the circumstances of the lockout and how it truncated the season, it shouldn’t be all that surprising that Luongo is still here. ...
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