Catch Up on Today’s BIGGEST NHL Headlines
- Another head coach is fired, Western All-Stars will learn who will coach them tonight, and MORE!
– Arniel is out in Columbus
Last night the BJ’s lost 7-4 to the Ducks in Anaheim, today they have a new head coach as Scott Arniel was fired. Here is the obit, Record at Firing: 11-25-5 Overall: 45-60-18 (Hired June 8, 2010)
– Good luck Todd Richards
Taking over on a interim bases is Todd Richards, here is the press release so we can get to know him a little better: http://bluejackets.nhl.com/club/news.htm?id=610713&navid=DL|CBJ|home
– Who will coach the Western Conference?
Vancouver’s Alain Vigneault and San Jose’s Todd McLellan are in the mix to coach the western all-star team in a couple weeks in Ottawa. Here is what needs to happen for each coach, http://www.nhl.com/ice/news.htm?id=610672
– Merchand to meet with Shanahan
Brad Merchand will meet with the NHL about his hit on Sami Salo this weekend, Merchand was assigned a five-minute major and Salo didn’t return to the game.
– Realignment on the back burner
So that realignment talk we had you know with the Harry Potter tie-in? Well here is the latest on that, http://www.nhl.com/ice/news.htm?id=610343
Vancouver Canucks (26-13-3, 55pts) @ Florida Panthers (20-13-8, 48pts), 6:30 pm
Washington Capitals (21-16-2, 44pts) @ Los Angeles Kings (20-15-7, 47pts), 9:30 pm NHL Network