By Glen Miller
Today the New Jersey Devils have announced the hiring of Jacques Lemaire to take over the reins of the club that he originally led to their first Stanley Cup, which was won in 1995. This was long rumored since Lemaire left the Wild organization after coaching that program since its inception in 2000 and also since Brent Sutter left his post as Devils head coach to ultimately take over the Flames. Lemaire would seem to be the perfect fit as he still advocates the same defensively responsible style of play that Lou Lamoriello favors. However, I have my doubts that Lemaire will be any more successful than the last several coaches in Jersey.
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