Boston Bruins, Head Coach Claude Julien Agree to Contract Extension


0  Updated at 4:03 pm, July 24th, 2012 By: ABC Digital
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Mitchell Layton/NHLI via Getty Images(BOSTON) — The Boston Bruins came to terms on a contract extension with head coach Claude Julien on Tuesday. Terms of the deal were not disclosed.

In five seasons with the Bruins, the 52-year-old Julien has a record of 228-132-50. He led Boston to the Stanley Cup title in 2011.

“I’m extremely happy to remain here in Boston,” Julien said. “Love the organization, love the city, I think my family is extremely happy here, so I couldn’t ask for a better situation for myself, personally.”

The Bruins have not missed the playoffs in Julien’s five years at the helm.

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