The Columbus Blue Jackets have officially hired Brad Larsen as the eighth head coach in franchise.
OFFICIAL: The #CBJ name Brad Larsen the eighth head coach in franchise history.
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He beat out other finalists, including former head coach Gerard Gallant.
Brad Larsen has been a part of the organization for a decade. He receives a three year contract through the 2023-24 season. Terms were not disclosed.