Slumping Blackhawks fire coach Joel Quenneville

Slumping Blackhawks fire coach Joel Quenneville
The Chicago Blackhawks fired coach Joel Quenneville on Tuesday. Quenneville, who won three Stanley Cups with the Blackhawks, was the longest-tenured coach in the NHL. He had been with the team since 2008. Chicago named their AHL coach, Jeremy Colliton as the new coach. Colliton, 33, becomes the youngest head coach in the NHL. Owner Rocky Wirtz released a statement saying the team parted with the 60-year-old Quenneville with his "full support." "As Chicago Blackhawks fans have seen over the last decade, this organization no longer shies away from making tough decisions or ones based on emotion," Wirtz's statement read. "Those days are long behind us. Of course, Joel's was difficult, as it should have been. During his tenure as head coach to the Chicago Blackhawks, Joel brought the city of Chicago and our fans three Stanley Cups and an incredible era of hockey." Last season, the Chicago Blackhawks missed the playoffs for the first time in a... 
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