This past Wednesday, the Montreal Canadiens decided to fire their head coach Dominique Ducharme.
Ducharme was named as an interim head coach after Claude Julien was let go of on february 24th 2021. He was immediately offered a 3-year extension that same summer, after bringing the Habs to their 1st Stanley Cup final appearance in 28 years.
The former head coach of the Canadiens, presently in Pekin coaching team Canada, had nothing but good things to say about his right hand man, who took over his job a little over a year ago.
It goes without saying that Claude Julien was and forever will be a class act, which was something everyone around the hockey world would vouch for as well as the people that deal with him on a day-to-day basis.Here is what he had to say: