Report: Rick Dudley Will Not Be Retained As The Winnipeg Team's GM


According to Pierre LeBrun of ESPN, Rick Dudley was informed by True North Entertainment on Saturday that he will not be retained as the Winnipeg team’s GM, this is according to two sources who told ESPN.com.

Dudley, signed a four year extension in January with the Atlanta Thrashers and apparently met with True North on Thursday.

It has been rumored that Chicago Blackhawks assistant GM Kevin Cheveldayoff has been targeted by True North for a front office job. Also, GM of the AHL’s Manitoba Moose Craig Heisinger, is expected to be apart of the front office.

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