Luongo finally speaks — and reveals he tried to void his contract


Some stunning stuff on Friday morning from TSN’s James Duthie, who has scored one of the most sought-after hockey interviews of the summer — Roberto Luongo.

The Canucks goalie, who has gone silent since the draft-day stunner that saw Cory Schneider get dealt to New Jersey, told Duthie that, in May, he had serious discussions with the NHLPA about trying to void his 12-year, $64 million contract — which has nine years and $40.5 million left on it.

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Duthie notes that Luongo’s interview, the first he’s granted this offseason, will air on TSN tonight and tomorrow in what promises to be a must-watch.

Here are a few of the other teasers the NHL on TSN host dropped via Twitter:

More on this story as it develops.