Roberto Luongo


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G   6-3   181   4/4/79   Val d'Or (QMJHL)
     60 GP, 32-21-2, 3.11 GAA, 2 ShO
Could become the highest drafted goaltender in NHL history.  Tom 
Barrasso (1983) and John Davidson (1973) share the current mark, 
going fifth overall.  Luongo is expected to be the next great 
goaltender to come out of the Quebec Major Junior Hockey League, 
following in the footsteps of Patrick Roy, Felix Potvin and 
Martin Brodeur.  Luongo won the Mike Bossy Trophy as the QMJHL's 
top professional prospect.  Named his team's MVP in the 1997 Top 
Prospects Game.  Is fluent in English, French and Italian.  
Began his hockey career as a forward, but honed his goaltending
skills while playing street hockey.  Is a traditional butterfly 
goalie who presents an imposing target at 6-3.


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