Willie Desjardin Turns Down Penguins

NHL News:

TSN Bob McKenzie is reporting that AHL star coach Willie Desjardin has turned down the Pittsburgh Penguins head coaching job for the Vancouver Canucks vacant head coaching position. The Pittsburgh Tribune-Review has also reported that Penguins GM Jim Rutherford said in an interview that the “guy I had is going in a different direction.” Desjardin’s star rose after his AHL Texas Stars won the Calder Cup.