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Report: Vancouver Canucks Roberto Luongo had clause allowing him to not play in back-to-backs

As part of his contract with the Vancouver Canucks, Roberto Luongo reportedly had a clause allowing him to skip back-to-back games on the road.

Kevin Bieksa, Luongo’s former teammate in Vancouver for eight years, made the report Friday night.

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It’s an interesting clause, to say the least, but Luongo’s comment on it is great. He quote tweeted the above simply saying “Wut????”

Could there have actually been a clause allowing him to back out of games? Or did Bieksa have some sort of bad information, or bad memory about what had happened?

Luongo is a bit of a jokester and doesn’t shy away from taking jabs here and there.

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At the very least, it’s an interesting conversation starter.

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