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This article was also posted on VanCity Buzz. In the most anticipated Tuesday night Devils-Canucks game in history, Cory Schneider will play his first game against his old team and his old friend Roberto Luongo. It’s been just over three months since the Canucks traded Schneider for the ninth overall pick (Bo Horvat), which elevated this drama to soap opera status here in Canuckland. Here are my thoughts: 1. My head hurts What a whirlwind. Cory Schneider was the goaltender of the future when he was drafted in 2004. When GM Dave Nonis acquired Roberto Luongo in 2006, Schneider was never expected to play a game or at least never become a starter in Vancouver until 2012. In April, 2012 Schneider took over the number one job in the playoffs and was supposed to become the team’s franchise goalie going forward until June 2013 when Mike Gillis shocked the hockey world and traded him to New Jersey. My head hurts. 2. Nobody is happy Conventional wisdom twelve months ago was that once a trade...
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