Found June 17, 2012 on Kukla's Korner:
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from Steve Simmons of the Toronto Sun (not yet posted) at the Winnipeg Sun, • With Vokoun and Lindback scratched from the list of the available and the Kings’ Dean Lombardi saying “having only one quarterback is dangerous,” that leaves Roberto Luongo as their best goaltending option moving forward to this week’s NHL draft and trade meet. The good news with Luongo is it won’t cost much to get him. The bad news is it’s a long-term solution for the Leafs and if they still believe in James Reimer and, to a lesser extent, Ben Scrivens, then it isn’t an ideal situation for the development of a youngster. While there are still run-of-the-mill free agents available such as Josh Harding, Scott Clemmensen and Chris Mason, there is nothing that would excite Maple Leafs fans here. Luongo remains the most viable option — and that’s not without its pitfalls. • The Mats Sundin debate is about to begin. Really, it should be no debate at all. It’s rather elementary, actually. Sundin is a Hall of Fame
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