October 06, 2007
Fifteen months after the Panthers traded away star goalie Roberto Luongo, the team's coach who approved the deal and the captain say it could be the worst trade in NHL history. Luongo is now a member of the Vancouver Canucks.
Told Thursday that a published report said coach and General Manager Jacques Martin considered that trade the worst trade ever, captain Olli Jokinen smiled.
"Probably. As far as this franchise, yes," Jokinen said. "It was shocking. It was a bad move."