CHARLOTTETOWN - The P.E.I. Rocket of the Quebec Major Junior Hockey League have fired head coach Yanick Jean.
"Yanick Jean has been loyal to the organization and we appreciate his work and determination and we would like to wish him the best of luck in his future endeavours," Rocket president and GM Serge Savard Jr. said in a release Monday.
The team is expected to announce Jean's successor during a news conference Tuesday.
P.E.I is fifth in the eight-team East Division with a 7-7-1-0 record.