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Vancouver trades goalie Roberto Luongo to Florida
Vancouver trades goalie Roberto Luongo to Florida

NHL trade deadline day was widely expected to be busy. The day before might prove to be even wilder. Several big-name hockey players were on the move Tuesday, 24 hours before time for dealing runs out, including star goalie Roberto Luongo, who was ushered out of Vancouver and sent back to Florida eight years after he was sent packing. The Panthers, on their way to missing the playoffs for the 13th time in 14 seasons, dealt goalie Jacob Markstrom and forward Shawn Matthias to the Canucks for Luongo and forward Steven Anthony. "We're getting a great goaltender, a proven commodity," Panthers General Manager Dale Tallon said. Luongo is first in Panthers history in games...

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