Jul 23, 2012, 8:40 PM EDT
Much of the reactions to the Columbus Blue Jackets’ decision to trade Rick Nash revolved around GM Scott Howson’s work, but what about the guy who has to coach them next season? (Formerly interim) head coach Todd Richards acknowledges the loss of Nash, yet he also claims that the team added size and versatility in the exchange.
He even claims that he’s “really excited” about the deal.
Here’s Richards’ short interview with Blue Jackets TV:
- Fanspeak: Dominik Hasek voted greatest Sabres in franchise history 0
- Is Colorado’s rise a fair example of what might happen in Buffalo? 4
- It’s Buffalo Sabres day on PHT 19
- Gomez goes full circle by rejoining Devils on tryout basis 12
- Under Pressure: Jimmy Howard 6
- Looking to make the leap: Anthony Mantha 21
- It’s Detroit Red Wings day on PHT 24
- Under Pressure: Nathan Horton 8
- Will Johansen be the latest Overhardt holdout? 25
- It’s Columbus Blue Jackets day on PHT 17