We're guessing it has been a while since Roberto Luongo slept in a tent, partly because it's hard for him to play online poker in the middle of a forest even if the Vancouver Canuck goaltender could fit his couch, television and young family inside a nylon dome.

But Luongo explained Tuesday that a goalie facing a National Hockey League shooter is sometimes like a camper facing a bear. The objective is to make yourself appear as large as possible so the bear doesn't get the wrong idea and think he can eat you or easily pick corners.