One day after the 1: 4 home defeat against Pittsburgh Penguins, the Canadian Club announced the obligation of Bruce Bureau. The 66-year-old is designed to bring the Canucks in the NHL as a successor to Travis Green.
In addition to Green, General Manager Jim Benning and the co-trainers Jim Hasbro and Nolan Baumgartner were also released by their tasks, said the table last of the Pacific Division on Sunday (local time). Scott Walker is the new assistant of Bureau, who has already worked wildly as a coach of Washington Capitals, Anaheim Ducks and Minnesota. The former NHL Profit Bureau is the 20th chief coach in the history of the Canucks.
He is very disappointed with the previous performance of the team, said Canucks owner Francesco Aquiline in a statement. I take these changes because we want to build a team that fights for championships, and it's time for a new leadership to us.
The flyers are part of your coach
A few hours later, the Philadelphia Flyers have separated from their coach Alain Vignette and co-trainer Michel Theories. On Sunday, the team with the 1: 7 on his own ice against the Tampa Bay Lightning had conceded the eighth defeat in series. As the successor of the 60-year-old Vignette, who had looked after the Flyers since April 2019, Mike Yes was used as an interim trainer. Philadelphia is only seventh of eight teams in the Metropolitan Division.