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Jacques Martin was fired as coach of the Montreal Canadiens on Saturday, with the storied team in last place in its division. Assistant Randy Cunneyworth will be the interim head coach for the rest of the season. The team said he and general manager Pierre Gauthier were to hold a news conference later in day at Bell Centre. Larry Carriere, the assistant general manager, will become...

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Last-place Canadiens fire coach Martin (AP)

Jacques Martin has been fired as coach of the last-place Montreal Canadiens. The team said Saturday that assistant Randy Cunneyworth will be the interim head coach for the rest of the season. The Canadiens are 13-12-7 in the Northeast Division. Cunneyworth and general manager Pierre Gauthier are to hold a news conference later in day at the Bell Centre.

Canadiens fire coach Jacques Martin

The Canadiens have decided to fire coach Jacques Martin after getting off to the worst start of any team in their division.

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