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Yeo interviewing for Blues assistant coach: report

Led Minnesota Wild for four-plus seasons

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Former Minnesota Wild coach Mike Yeo is interviewing with the St. Louis Blues, who have two assistant coaching vacancies, the Star Tribune reported.

Blues coach Ken Hitchcock signed a one-year contract Tuesday and will retire following the 2016-17 NHL season. Assistants Brad Shaw and Kirk Muller left the organization. Muller was hired as associate coach with the Montreal Canadiens on Thursday.

Yeo reportedly also interviewed for the coaching vacancies with the Anaheim Ducks and Calgary Flames.

Yeo, 42, was 173-132-44 in four-plus seasons with Minnesota, guiding the Wild to the Stanley Cup Playoffs three times. He was fired Feb. 13.

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