TSN: The Vancouver Canucks have actually ultimately terminated Bruce Boudreau and have actually worked with Rick Tocchet to be their following head instructor. Assistant instructor Trent Cull was likewise release.
“Those decisions are never easy,” Allvin claimed in an interview. “But at this point I felt there was needed a new voice to see if we can get this group to buy in, to play a different way.”
President Jim Rutherford claimed that he would certainly been “too direct and too honest” with media throughout meetings.
“Unfortunately, it’s turned out the way it did. Nobody takes great pride in this,” he claimed. “I’ve known Bruce for a long time. He’s been a friend and I feel very bad about it. And if I’ve offended anybody in the process, I apologize personally, on behalf of the Canucks.”
Adam Foote will certainly be an assistant instructor and Sergei Gonchar is their protective growth instructor.
Kevin Weekes: Have been informed that Tocchet’s agreement with the Canucks is for 3 years at around $2.75 million annually, with this period being alloted.
Rick Dhaliwal: Spoke with Boudreau awhile the other day and he’s not all set to talk with the general public yet. He will certainly do so at some time in the future.
Dustin Nielson: “Rick Tocchet has been a Head Coach for six seasons in the NHL, missed the playoffs five times, eliminated in the 1st round once. Has coached 438 games and has won 178 of them. He’s supposed to fix the Canucks? What am I missing? I have to be missing something.”
Rick Dhaliwal: Over the previous one decade and not consisting of all the aide trains, precursors and various other front workplace staff members.
Alain Vigneault terminated 2013
Mike Gillis terminated 2014
John Tortorella terminated 2014
Willie Desjardins terminated 2017
Trevor Linden surrendered 2018
Travis Green terminated 2021
Jim Benning terminated 2021
Bruce Boudreau terminated 2023