St. Louis, MO – The Blues on Tuesday fired their longest serving and winningest coach in team history.
Joel Quenneville is out; assistant coach Mike Kitchen is in as new head coach.
The Blues are ninth in the Western Conference standings with a 29-23-7-2 record, one point behind Calgary for the final playoff position.
Quenneville is the winningest coach in team history and was NHL Coach of the Year for the 1999-2000 season. He took over the team in January, 1997 and won 307