Ulf Samuelsson is now being considered an “unlikely contender” for the vacant Penguins head coaching position. (Trib)
Samuelsson interviewed for the job with Penguins GM Jim Rutherford but Rutherford said that he is focused now on a candidate who he hadn’t spoken with before. (Trib)
That candidate is reportedly Mike Johnston of the Portland Winterhawks who was considered a contender for the Vancouver Canucks job. (Trib)
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