Kukla's Korner Hockey
by Paul on 12/01/05 at 12:06 PM ET
Sunday, less than 24 hours after he allowed four goals on 20 shots in Atlanta, a discouraged Roberto Luongo picked up the phone and dialed his former goalie coach, Clint Malarchuk, in Nevada. Not to talk hockey, Malarchuk said. Just to talk, for the first time since the summer, when coach Jacques Martin replaced Malarchuk with Phil Myre and Luongo found out from a reporter while on his honeymoon. Asked if he was disappointed about Malarchuk's departure, Luongo said, "That's a given. Clint is my very good friend, and he knew me and knew how to handle me. It was disappointing to see him go because we had such a good relationship."read on
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