October 2015 - Vancouver Canucks Wiretap

Canucks End Canadiens Win Streak

Oct 28, 2015 2:50 AM

The Vancouver Canucks beat Montreal 5-1 on Tuesday to hand the Canadiens their first loss of the season.

Montreal (9-1-0) had set an NHL record with nine straight regulation wins to start the season and was one victory from tying the 1993-94 Maple Leafs and the 2006-07 Sabres for the best start in league history, at 10-0.


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Jackets Fire Coach Todd Richards

Oct 21, 2015 10:34 AM

The Blue Jackets fired coach Todd Richards on Wednesday following the team's 0-7-0 start, a source confirmed. 

The Blue Jackets replaced Richards with John Tortorella, the source said. Tortorella last coached the Canucks in 2013-14.

A source told ESPN's Craig Custance that the Blue Jackets will send a second-round pick to the Canucks as compensation.


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