Hockey Night in Canada podcast: When coaches get fired
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Last season in the NHL no coaches were fired in the regular season for the first time since 1968. This season has been a completely different story. The axe has fallen on four coaches and one general manager before the first Christmas carol was played on the radio. That includes the second winningest coach of all time Joel Quenneville who has three Stanley Cup rings.Barry Melrose talks about getting fired and the stress it caused to himself and his family:
Rob Pizzo catches up with former Kings and Lightning head coach Barry Melrose who was fired twice. Ice-level reporter Sophia Jurksztowicz chats with former GM Doug Maclean who has been on both sides of the firing table.Be sure to subscribe to the Hockey Night in Canada podcast to get a new episode each week. It's available on iTunes, Google Podcasts, Stitcher, Tune In or wherever you get your podcasts.
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