Who's to blame? Someone had to take the fall for the Blackhawks' second consecutive first-round postseason departure, and assistant coach Mike Haviland got the call. Coach Joel Quenneville axed the capable and personable Haviland in May, eventually replacing him with Jamie Kompon. Haviland, who has been a candidate for several head coaching jobs, eventually landed in the AHL with Norfolk as an associate coach. "It was not an easy decision," Quenneville said.
Scott Strazzante, Chicago Tribune