Durocher Named Foreurs New Assistant Coach
The Val-D'or Foreurs have a new assistant coach.
According to Marc-André Landry of the Abitibi Express newspaper in Val-D'or, Que, Mario Durocher has been named the Foreurs new assistant coach for the 2012-2013 season.
The native of Magog, Que, last season was the assistant coach to Marc-Etienne Hubert in Chicoutimi. Durocher left the Saguenéens club on his own in the spring.
Durocher, 48, made his mark in the Quebec Major Junior Hockey League during his two seasons with the Victoriaville Tigres, where he won a President's Cup in 2002 and his six seasons with the Cape Breton Screaming Eagles, where following Pascal Vincent's Departure took over as head coach and general manager of the hockey club.
In other Foreurs news, With Durocher signing as assistant coach for one season with Val-D'or, Assisant Coaches Joey Bucci and Mathieu Turcotte will not return behind the bench.
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