In playoff season (when you’re not a part of it) you have to find Calgary Flames news wherever you can. This is a real stretch because McLennan has been offered another job in the organization, so it’s really a demotion more than anything. Plus he didn’t have a contract next year anyway, so… this is what you get for news. Rob Cookson on the other hand has been an assistant coach for nine years, so that’s more of a story. However the Flames have to do a lot more than not continuing assistant coach contracts if they are going to be in the playoffs next year. Just think, that could be us getting our asses handed to us by Vancouver instead of Chicago!
Assistant coaches Rob Cookson and Jamie McLennan let go