Where was Roberto Luongo born and raised in Canada?

Luongo was born to Pasqualina and Antonio Luongo in Montreal, Quebec. His father is an Italian immigrant, born in Santa Paolina, Avellino. He worked in the construction and delivery of furniture, while Luongo’s mother, an Irish-Canadian worked in marketing with Air Canada.

What kind of art does Roberto Lugo do?

Lugo uses porcelain as his medium of choice, illuminating its aristocratic surface with imagery of poverty, inequality, and social and racial injustice. Lugo’s works are multicultural mash-ups, traditional European and Asian porcelain forms and techniques reimagined with a 21st-century street sensibility.

How many saves does Roberto Luongo have in one season?

QMJHL 1 Most saves in a single season – 2,303 in 2003–04 (surpassed Félix Potvin, 2,214 in 1996–97) 2 Most shots faced in a single season – 2,488 in 2005–06 (surpassed himself, 2,475 in 2003–04) 3 Most shots faced in a single playoff game – 76 on April 11, 2007 4 Most home games played in a single season – 41 in 2006–07

Is there an NHL arena named after Roberto Luongo?

In August 2009, the arena in which Luongo played his minor hockey in St. Leonard was named after him as the Roberto Luongo Arena. It is the second arena in the community to be named after an NHL goalie after the Martin Brodeur Arena was renamed as such in 2000.


When did Roberto Luongo leave the Vancouver Canucks?

Luongo served in that capacity for two seasons before resigning from the position in September 2010. In the subsequent 2010–11 season, he helped the Canucks to Game 7 of the Stanley Cup Finals but lost to the Boston Bruins. During his eight-year tenure with Vancouver, Luongo became the team’s all-time leader in wins and shutouts.

When did Roberto Luongo join the New York Islanders?

After his performance at the 1999 World Junior Championships, Luongo was signed by the Islanders to a three-year, $2.775 million contract on January 8, 1999. The following season, he made his professional debut with the Lowell Lock Monsters, the Islanders’ American Hockey League (AHL) affiliate.

Who are the brothers of Roberto Luongo hockey player?

Antonio and Pasqualina married in Montreal after Antonio emigrated there in 1976. Luongo has two younger brothers, Leo and Fabio, who also aspired to be goaltenders. Fabio progressed the further of the two, playing Junior A in the British Columbia Hockey League (BCHL) with the Williams Lake Timberwolves in 2004–05 before injuries ended his career.