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Blue Jackets fire Scott Arniel

Updated: January 9, 2012, 12:56 PM ET
By Pierre LeBrun | ESPN.com

The Columbus Blue Jackets have fired coach Scott Arniel. Assistant coach Todd Richards takes over on an interim basis until the end of the season, the team announced Monday.

Richards, who coached the Minnesota Wild from 2009-11, will make his debut as interim coach on Tuesday when Columbus visits the Chicago Blackhawks.

Just before meeting with the players on Monday morning, Richards said he did not plan wholesale changes.

"I've got a list of to-dos," he said. "I don't ...

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