Minnesota Wild and Bruce Boudreau

The speculation over whether or not the Minnesota Wild will try and compete for the Stanley Cup for the 2016-17 NHL Season seems to have come to a close with the signing of head coach Bruce Boudreau.  The decision will irk some fans who thought interim head coach John Torchetti deserved a chance after taking over for Mike Yeo and getting the Wild back into the playoffs, but Boudreau...
Via isportsweb.com
May 30, 2016  |  Discuss

Wild coach Bruce Boudreau showcases pitching skills at Twins game (vid)

Recently hired Minnesota Wild head coach Bruce Boudreau was tabbed with throwing out the ceremonial first pitch ahead of Thursday’s Minnesota Twins-Toronto Blue Jays game at Target Field. And perhaps most surprisingly, not only did the southpaw Boudreau not embarrass himself, he showcased some serious pitching skills by tossing a pretty impressive backdoor breaking ball. Wild...
Via Sportress of Blogitude
May 20, 2016  |  Discuss

Bruce Boudreau named next Minnesota Wild head coach

It is time. The Minnesota Wild have selected their next head coach, and it happened a lot faster than I thought it would. They have hired Bruce Boudreau, an ex- Anaheim Ducks and Washington Captials head coach, to take the place of Mike Yeo and John Torchetti. This is a hire that some Wild fans may feel a bit weary about, but don’t be. He may have been fired from his two other...
Via isportsweb.com
May 07, 2016  |  Discuss

Jack Adams curse continues with the firing of Bob Hartley

Recently, the Calgary Flames announced the dismissal of their head coach, Bob Hartley. It came as a bit of surprising news as a fair amount of firings usually happen right after the season ended for teams who missed the playoffs. Remarkably, Hartley went from Jack Adams winner to a coach looking for a job in about a year. Bob Hartley received the Jack Adams Award on June 24,...
Via Puck Drunk Love
May 04, 2016  |  Discuss

Bruce Boudreau on coaching again: “I’ve had a couple of conversations”

The Anaheim Ducks made a rash decision when the club announced they had fired long-time coach Bruce Boudreau. The Ducks were reacting to an upset first-round loss to the Nashville Predators and weren’t really thinking about how difficult it would be to find a better coach than Boudreau, who’d led Anaheim to four straight division wins. Boudreau is among the NHL’s best coaches...
Via Puck Drunk Love
May 03, 2016  |  Discuss

Bruce Boudreau isn’t the scapegoat you are looking for

When you get fired in the NHL, the next job is usually just right around the corner. Whether it be a front office job or a job on the ice, you are bound to find something somewhere. The news of Bruce Boudreau being fired has sent shock waves through the NHL – shock waves for two, very different reasons. Everyone understands what the goal of every NHL season is supposed to be –...
Via Puck Drunk Love
April 29, 2016  |  Discuss

Anaheim Ducks fire coach Bruce Boudreau after first-round playoff loss

After the fourth consecutive Game 7 home loss for the Anaheim Ducks, the latest to the Nashville Predators on Wednesday, someone had to pay the price. Head coach Bruce Boudreau ended up as the one to pay for the playoff failures in Anaheim, as he’s now been fired by the Ducks. #NHLDucks have relieved Head Coach Bruce Boudreau of his duties, Executive Vice President/GM Bob...
Via The Comeback
April 29, 2016  |  Discuss

Ducks fire Bruce Boudreau after first-round playoff exit

The Anaheim Ducks’ quest for a Stanley Cup title came to an end Wednesday night, and two days later, so did their coach’s tenure with the team. Anaheim on Friday fired head coach Bruce Boudreau, who had been with the Ducks since 2011. “I would like to thank Bruce for his hard work and dedication to the franchise,” Ducks executive vice president/general manager Brian Murray...
Via NESN.com
April 29, 2016  |  Discuss

Is this it for Ducks' Bruce Boudreau?

On December 17th, 2015 the Anaheim Ducks had 27 points. They were tied for dead last in the league, and three points behind the Edmonton Oilers. In a league that pretty much has its playoff teams settled by Thanksgiving, that’s an impossible hole to climb out of. But Bruce Boudreau and the Ducks did it, going on an incredible 35-11-6 run to win the Pacific Division. That’s why...
Via Puck Drunk Love
April 28, 2016  |  Discuss

Spotlight on Boudreau's job status as Ducks' woes continue

It was only a couple weeks ago that NHL pundits were endorsing the Ducks as a repeat Stanley Cup contending club.Now, with October hockey drawing to a close, that couldn’t be further from the truth. And now there are questions as to how much longer Bruce Boudreau will be behind Anaheim’s bench.The term “frustrating” has been used an awful lot lately to describe the Ducks...
Via Yardbarker
October 30, 2015  |  Discuss

NHL News
Delivered to your inbox
You'll also receive Yardbarker's daily Top 10, featuring the best sports stories from around the web. Customize your newsletter to get articles on your favorite sports and teams. And the best part? It's free!

By clicking "Sign Me Up", you have read and agreed to the Fox Sports Digital Privacy Policy and Terms of Use. You can opt out at any time. For more information, please see our Privacy Policy.
Get it now!
Ios_download En_app_rgb_wo_45

Dr. Phil calls out the Patriots for their cheating ways

Everything that's already gone wrong at the Rio Olympics

Amar'e Stoudemire's presence (and absence) changed the NBA

We asked Team USA: What other Olympic sport would you play?

Why Gary Bettman's CTE denial is cause for concern for NHL

WATCH: Inside the Nike SNKRS BOX in SF for Golden Air Celebration

WATCH: Five other uniforms Chris Sale should cut up

QUIZ: Name every Olympic event in which the USA has never won a gold medal

Five U.S. Olympians favored to win multiple gold medals

WATCH: What teams should join the Big 12?

Today's Best Stuff
For Publishers
Company Info
Follow Yardbarker