Columbus Blue Jackets Fire Head Coach, Need Help On Defense
The Blue Jackets fired Todd Richards after a 0-7 start, but the NHL team's issues don't stop with the head coach.By Matt Moreno | October 21, 2015
The Columbus Blue Jackets are off to their worst start in franchise history, and their head coach is paying the ultimate price. (Video via NHL.com)
On Wednesday, the NHL team fired head coach Todd Richards after four-plus seasons with the team.
In his place, the Blue Jackets hired John Tortorella, the current Team USA coach for the 2016 World Cup of Hockey.