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DENVER - OCTOBER 03: Goaltender Roberto Luongo #1 of the Vancouver Canucks looks on during a break in the action against the Colorado Avalanche during NHL action at the Pepsi Center on October 3, 2009 in Denver, Colorado. Luongo had 24 saves while giving up three goals as the Avalanche defeated the Canucks 3-0. (Photo by Doug Pensinger/Getty Images)
Roberto Luongo has been through a lot in the past couple of years. After becoming a Canadian hero for winning gold in the 2010 Olympics, things have gone a bit south. He posted less-than-stellar numbers in the 2010 playoffs as the third-seeded Canucks couldn't get out of the second round, and a year later, with a chance to win a Stanley Cup, Luongo fell flat on his face and insulted needlessly threw a verbal jab at counterpart Tim Thomas in the process. Luongo gave up 20 goals in the seven-game series, including eight in a single game, and his comments...
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