Ottawa 67's head coach and general manager Jeff Brown has resigned for personal reasons. Brown said in a release that moving to Ottawa has been difficult at times for his family. While an Ottawa native, Brown spent four seasons of his NHL career with the Blues and calls St. Louis home.
The Vancouver Canucks are expected to name Travis Green their new head coach Wednesday. The Canucks say they will introduce their new coach at an afternoon press conference. Several media reports say Green will replace the fired Willie Desjardins.
Bob McKenzie reports that the Canucks are finalizing his contract and the official announcement could come in the next couple of days.
MISSISSAUGA, Ont. — Michael McLeod scored in double-overtime as the Mississauga Steelheads edged the Peterborough Petes 2-1 on Monday to take a 3-0 lead in their Ontario Hockey League playoff series.