MONTREAL – Montreal Canadiens general manager, Marc Bergevin, announced Monday that the organization will not renew the contract of goaltending coach Pierre Groulx.
“I want to sincerely thank Pierre Groulx for his contribution to the Canadiens’ organization over the past four years. Pierre is a coach with a strong work ethic, a true professional who largely contributed to the development of our goaltenders. Unfortunately, we have to make the difficult decision today not to renew his contract with the team. I want to wish Pierre the best of luck with the pursuit of his career,” said Canadiens general manager Marc Bergevin.
Pierre Groulx joined the Canadiens’ organization as an assistant coach on July 6, 2009. He completed his fourth season with the team in 2012-13. Prior to joining the Canadiens, Groulx worked for the Florida Panthers and the Ottawa Senators.
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