I just love saying the word potpourri. How many of you just called it “Pot Porry” right now? Me too, for a long time, longer than I’d care to admit.
Well, a bit of news around the league last few days, all involving coaches getting fired and at least one, Bruce “Gabby” Boudreau already re-hired in Anaheim. In case you missed it, late last night the Ducks fired Randy Carlyle and hired Boudreau, fired just three days ago in Washington.
So now Carlyle, who had a contract that ran through 2013/14 with the Ducks, is looking for work. He won a Stanley Cup just four years ago in Anaheim, and took them to the Western Conference finals the year before that. He’s a good coach. And yes, Avs fan, I know what you’re thinking.
Let me just say that for as long as Joe Sacco is the coach here, I’m not going to get into any baseless “Will Carlyle or any other coach come here soon?” speculation. Sacco is the coach right now and I don’t have any solid information that sugges...