Michel Therrien has collected himself after being fired by the Montreal Canadiens, to the point where he could release his first statement on the matter.
Here’s Therrien, on being replaced by Claude Julien this week:
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I would first like to thank the Montreal Canadiens organization, especially Geoff Molson and Marc Bergevin, for the experience of five remarkable years. The Montreal Canadiens have always been a great organization, and recent events in no way change my perception of the team and its management.