FLORIDA PANTHERS VS MONTREAL CANADIENS
Montreal Canadiens head coach Claude Julien runs his team against the Florida Panthers in first period action at the Bank Atlantic Center in Sunrise, Florida, on December 30, 2005. (UPI Photo/Michael Bush)
Boston Bruins head Coach Claude Julien has signed a multiyear contract extension, the team said Monday.
The Boston Bruins, just four months after winning their first Stanley Cup title in 39 years, begin defense of that crown Thursday on opening night in the NHL.
Claude Julien has agreed to a multiyear contract extension to remain the coach of the NHL's Boston Bruins for the next four seasons.
Boston Bruins General Manager Peter Chiarelli has been given a multiyear contract extension, the NHL team said Monday.
The Boston Bruins' Claude Julien and San Jose Sharks' Todd McLellan will be the head coaches in the NHL All-Star Game, the league announced Saturday.
Boston Bruins forward Patrice Bergeron is recovering from either a head or a neck injury suffered in Saturday's contest against the Carolina Hurricanes.
Brent Sutter, one of six brothers to play in the NHL and a successful minor league coach, has been hired to coach the New Jersey Devils.
The New Jersey Devils reportedly are set to announce the hiring of Brent Sutter as the team's head coach.
Jeff Gorton, who had been in the front office of the Boston Bruins for 15 years, was fired Wednesday.
Claude Julien, who previously coached the Montreal Canadiens and New Jersey Devils, has been hired as coach of the NHL's Boston Bruins.
United Press International