Scott Mellanby behind St. Louis Blues bench in January 2011.
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The Canadiens this afternoon named Scott Mellanby their director of player personnel.
Here’s the team’s release.
The club says there is NO imminent announcement coming on the appointment of the team’s head coach. GM Marc Bergevin was in Chicago on the weekend settling family matters, will be in Toronto at the NHL Combine tomorrow, in New York City at the league GM meetings on Wednesday and back in Toronto at the Combine on Thursday.
More to come…