Laraque to be traded

The Globe and Mail is reporting that Montréal Canadiens tough guy Georges Laraque has requested a trade. (Well that was on the Fan 990) In the Globe and Mail they are stating that he expects to be traded.

One of the factors that could make a trade difficult is the fact that Laraque earns 1.5 million per year for 2 years and is not playing in many games this year. “The coach has told me he doesn’t like tough guys, he said I’ll be in and out (of the lineup) until the end of the season.”

He states that ?”If I’m not important to the Canadiens, I will be for another team.”

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http://www.theglobeandmail.com/servlet/story/RTGAM.20090225.WBhockeyblog20090225135831/WBStory/WBhockeyblog/