Alain Vigneault is being retained by Vancouver, Joel Quenneville’s staying in Chicago and the list of legitimate experienced Canadiens coaching candidates is a very small one. Unless general manager Marc Bergevin wants to reach into the AHL or junior ranks, his coaching options seem to BEbe limited to either Marc Crawford or Bob Hartley.
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Among the week’s loose ends: Alexei Emelin was a key part of Russia’s undefeated march to the World Hockey Championship. Don’t count on seeing a Quebec-born player going on the first day of the NHL entry draft. The coaching speculation continues. Can Jacques Martin be considered to re-inherit the job?
Only three times in Stanley Cup history has a team come back from 0-3 to win a Stanley Cup playoff round. In Vancouver, the fans and media are well aware of history and they’ve started to cry for head coach Alain Vigneault’s job. The Canadiens may not have a general manager in place, but the organization would be well served in keeping track of the situation