Shockingly, ESPN’s Barry Melrose says Mike Sullivan is a good hire for the Bruins. Does this mean Melrose has finally realized he’ll never be hired as an NHL head coach? Does this mean he’ll stop lobbying for coaching jobs both on and off the air? Has he finally made peace with his life?
Who knows? Never trust a guy with a mullet.
In other coaching news, rumors say ex-Ranger coach Bryan Trottier wants to return to the bench. That’s pretty shocking. His tenure with the Rangers was a train wreck. He never seemed to understand the concepts of ice time or line-matching. But who are we to judge?