Coach Q is impacted (in a positive way) by Julien's situation
It's always unfortunate to see NHL head coach losing his job. It's even more frustrating for the fans when they clearly see that neither the management nor the GM delivered all the assets that the head coach needed to help the team win.
On the other hand, for the Chicago Blackhawks fans, forme Boston Bruins Head coach Claude Julien's situation has a direct impact on coach Q. Chicago Blackhawks head coach Joel Quenneville now becomes the the longest-tenured coach in the NHL.
Head coach is a risky job
From this perspective, an interesting stats came out on the NHL's head coach life cycle. As a matter of fact, 24 of the 30 NHL coaches changed since 2014.