- Associated Press - Tuesday, June 5, 2012

MONTREAL (AP) - The Montreal Canadiens have hired Michel Therrien as their coach again.

The 48-year-old returns to Montreal after coaching the team for parts of three seasons.

He was fired by the Canadiens during the 2002-03 season.

Therrien coached the Pittsburgh Penguins from 2005 to 2009 and was fired in February of 2009.

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