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Quick: Former Blazers Coach Nate McMillan Discusses Firing

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Jason Quick of The Oregonian with the first interview of former Portland Trail Blazers coach Nate McMillan, who was fired last Thursday. --------------------------------- "When everybody else started to find out, I knew then it was for real, that this really happened, you are no longer a Blazer. You are no longer the head coach of the Blazers," McMillan said. He eventually called his wife, Michelle, who called their son and daughter, who immediately called their father. A couple of hours after being informed, the reality had sunk in. And so came the emotions. He cried. --------------------------------- ed: text edited, bumped to front page

Dallas Stars Daily Links: Stars Use Grit, Defense To Pick Up Critical Points

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The Stars didn't earn any style points but used grit and a strong defensive effort in the third period to pick up two points in the playoff race and other news and notes from around the NHL.

Dallas Stars Daily Links: Players Fixed Own Games Before Win Over Hurricanes

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Stars coach Glen Gulutzan employed an unusual technique to help the players fix their defensive lapses from the Colorado Avalanche game and other news and notes from around the NHL.

Ted Nolan fired

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"Ted has helped us achieve some success over the last two seasons, however it has become clear that we have philosophical differences and have decided together to part ways," general manager Garth...

Why did the Blackhawks fire Savard now?

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"This was an extremely hard day for this organization and for me personally," said general manager Dale Tallon in a statement on Thursday. "Denis is forever a part of our organization. We made a...

Barry Melrose fired

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Associate coach Rick Tocchet will take over as interim coach. This comes after only 16 games into the season, where the Lightning are 5-7-4. Is it really Melrose's fault? Perhaps. But Lightning...

Melroses bluntly mouths off about Tampa experience

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From TSN: While he didn't name the people involved, Melrose said that he dealt with constant interference from people in the organization."I had guys in Tampa who wanted to run the team and I...

Senators fire coach Craig Hartsburg

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It took a lot of failures and second chances before Hartsburg was finally fired. The Senators have only won 17 of 48 games. They are 14 points out of a playoff spot in the East. A big damning stat...

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