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Roberto Luongo is a goalie. He gets paid a lot of money. The Canucks haven’t been able to trade him. Why? The answer to this question is far ranging, particularly if you don’t necessarily know the ins and outs of the NHL collective bargaining agreement. Luongo’s situation is a complex one, but lucky for you, I’m here to answer all your questions. Why doesn’t anybody want Luongo?   The lack of interest in acquiring Roberto Luongo has very little to do with his level of play. Luongo has been a great goalie in his career and is still probably in the top 15 goalies in the world. What teams don’t like is the length of his contract and his age. Luongo is 34 years old and is under contract until age 42. At this moment, his cap hit is reasonable at $5.3 million. He gets paid approximately $6.7 million each year until he is 38 years old, $3.3 million at age 39, $1.6 million at age 40 and $1 million at age 41 and 42. What did the new CBA do to trading Luongo? The new CBA ruined Roberto Luon...
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