News: Assistant coach Daniel Lacroix joins Montreal

The Montreal Canadiens have hired Rangers assistant coach Daniel Lacroix. (Habs)

Lacroix joined the Rangers last summer.

He is replacing Gerard Gallant in Montreal after Gallant left to become head coach in Florida. (Erlendsson)

Lacroix watched the games from the press box to provide the “eye in the sky” view for Alain Vigneault. He also worked on pre-scouting, skill work and player development.

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