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?
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Questions and answers on an off day for the Canadiens – Is P.K. Subban a serial “slew footer”? Andrei Kostitsyn’s future in Montreal, if any. The size and length of Carey Price’s next contract? the next coach of the Canadiens. and Michael Cammalleri leaves Montreal under a undeserved cloud. Read all about it.
When a team has trouble putting back to back wins together, cannot protect third period leads and is bouncing in and out of contention for a playoff berth, it is a lead-pipe cinch the coach is going to be fired. Today, the Canadiens fired coach jacques Martin and replaced him with Randy Cunneyworth. Curnneyworth will be behind the Canadiens bench when the Canadiens host the New Jersey Devils in their final home game of 2011.
The Canadiens filled their coaching vacancies in a series of moves today. Both Hamilton Bulldogs head coach Randy Cunneyworth and his assistant Randy Ladouceur were promoted to the role of assistant coaches with the parent club and Clement Jodoin was named head coach of the Bulldogs.
The Nashville Predators will announce tomorrow that Kirk Muller will become head coach of their Milwaukee Admirals farm team for the coming season. He replaces Lane Lambert who was promoted to an assistant’s job with the parent team. A top candidate to replace Muller on Jacques Martin’s coaching staff will be Hamilton head coach Randy Cunneyworth formerly an assistant with Atlanta and. for eight years, head coach of the Rochester Americans..