Blue Jackets Sign Coach To 2 Year Extension


UPDATED: Tuesday May 27, 2014 4:19 PM

Columbus Blue Jackets officials say they have their coach under contract for another two years.

Head Coach Todd Richards has signed a contract to keep him with the organization through the 2016-2017 season.

The CBJ are 85-70-16 under Richards. The team also made the Stanley Cup Playoffs this year with the 47-year-old at the helm.

“Todd has done an outstanding job for the Columbus Blue Jackets and we’re pleased that he will continue to lead our team,” said GM Jarmo Kekalainen in a news release.

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