Kings: John Stevens Out, Willie Desjardins In

The John Stevens era is over in Los Angeles, as the Kings have fired their head coach. This isn’t a surprising move, as the club’s announcement of the firing just 13 games into his second season behind the bench is intended to show action in the face of something going horribly wrong. General manager RobContinue reading “Kings: John Stevens Out, Willie Desjardins In”

Canucks Fire Willie Desjardins

Speculation was rampant in Vancouver, but the Canucks did what was expected and fired head coach Willie Desjardins on Monday. Assistant coaches Doug Lidster and Perry Pearn were also let go. “We made a very difficult decision to relieve Willie Desjardins of his duties as head coach today,” Canucks general manager Jim Benning said. “It’sContinue reading “Canucks Fire Willie Desjardins”