The Montreal Canadiens have hired Luke Richardson as an assistant coach.
The Ottawa native spent last season as an assistant coach with the New York Islanders.
Richardson, a former NHL defenceman, will work with Canadiens blue-liners on head coach Claude Julien’s staff.
The 49-year-old guided Team Canada to gold at the Spengler Cup in the 2016-17 season.
Previously, Richardson served as head coach for the AHL’s Binghamton Senator…
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