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Vancouver Canucks fire coach Bruce Boudreau, hire Rick Tocchet as replacement

After weeks of speculation, the struggling Vancouver Canucks have fired head coach Bruce Boudreau. The Canucks announced the move on Sunday, saying in a release that the 68-year-old veteran NHL coach has been replaced by Rick Tocchet, former head coach of the Tampa Bay Lightning and Arizona Coyotes. “Rick Tocchet brings a wealth of knowledge …

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Canucks fire head coach Bruce Boudreau; Rick Tocchet hired as replacement

The Vancouver Canucks announced Sunday that they have fired head coach Bruce Boudreau after a tenure that lasted just over a year and culminated in the Canucks losing 28 out of their last 46 games. Assistant coach Trent Cull has also been fired. The Canucks have replaced Boudreau with former Arizona Coyotes coach Rick Tocchet, …

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Need mental conditioning coach, says Graham Reid after India’s shock exit from Hockey WC

India’s chief coach Graham Reid on Sunday said the team needs a mental conditioning coach going ahead after the hosts lost to New Zealand in a penalty shootout in a crossover match to crash out of the hockey World Cup. Reid’s comments could be an indication that his team was not able to deal with …

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