Donnie & Dhali: Milan Lucic on his future as a pending UFA and if he’d play for the Vancouver Canucks.
** NHLRumors.com transcription
Dhaliwal: “Milan, your seven-year deal is up. You’re 34 years outdated. You’re a UFA for the primary time in a long-time as properly. Speak a bit bit about, in the event you turn out to be a free agent on July 1st Milan, would Vancouver be in your listing? Would you prefer to play for the hometown Canucks?
Lucic: “Properly, I knew you had been going to hit me that one.
what, I believe the method has modified within the final seven years of, with the ability to discuss to groups, and all that kind of stuff. So, I haven’t actually gone over it an excessive amount of simply but with my brokers trigger I’ve been in Europe, simply specializing in successful the World Championships.
To be trustworthy, the final two days (interview was on Could thirtieth) has sort of been simply soaking that in.
However now that you simply talked about it, I’m going to need to undergo all my choices and see what’s the very best match for me. One of many the explanation why I did wish to go to the World Championships, trigger I needed to have enjoyable taking part in hockey once more. I needed to have enjoyable. I knew we’d have an excellent probability to win. I needed to have enjoyable being on a successful crew once more.
To me, plenty of that can go into my resolution as a UFA. First off, I’ve to see what my choices are and go from there.
Clearly, I’ve stated this earlier than and I’ll say it once more. It’s all the time a dream for a hometown boy to play for his hometown crew. So, would positively hearken to what they need to say in the event that they got here calling.”