Originally posted on NESN.com  |  Last updated 4/10/12
Sometimes, the best trades are the ones you don't make, even if you did want to make them in the first place. The Bruins, once upon a time, offered to trade Joe Thornton to the Florida Panthers for Roberto Luongo of all people, according to then Panthers general manager Mike Keenan. The longtime NHL coach who is currently does some TV work appeared on Sportsnet's NHL playoff preview on Sunday night. He was asked by Sportsnet's Jeff Marek about what went into the process of trading Luongo when the veteran goalie was in Florida, and Keenan was quite candid with...

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