The Montreal Canadiens have fired head coach Claude Julien and assistant coach Kirk Muller, the team announced Wednesday.
On a night where the Carolina Hurricanes and Arizona Coyotes were eliminated from the playoffs, the Montreal Canadiens fought for their lives against the Philadelphia Flyers and won. The Habs defeated the Flyers 5-3 in Game Five of their first-round playoff series, forcing Game Six for Friday at Scotiabank Arena. Of all the stories inContinue reading “Canadiens: Montreal Wins Game Five, Stays Alive Against Flyers”
Montreal Canadiens head coach Claude Julien was rushed to hospital Wednesday night after Game One of his team’s series against the Philadelphia Flyers. Julien was suffering chest pains and underwent tests Thursday. The team confirmed it was not COVID-19-related. Canadiens general manager Marc Bergevin stated that Kirk Muller will take over as head coach inContinue reading “Canadiens: Julien Hospitalized with Chest Pains”
While Kirk Muller was once considered to be next in line for the head coaching gig in St. Louis, he actually turned down their offer after the announcement of a contract extension for head coach Ken Hitchcock. Muller, along with longtime Blues assistant coach Brad Shaw, were offered one-year contracts by general manager Doug ArmstrongContinue reading “Habs Hire Kirk Muller as Associate Coach”