FILE - In this Jan. 24, 2017 file photo, Boston Bruins head coach Claude Julien, right, stands with assistant head coach Bruce Cassidy, left, during the first period of an NHL hockey game in Boston. On Tuesday, Feb. 7, 2017, the Bruins fired Julien, who was in his 10th season as head coach, and named Cassidy interim coach. (AP Photo/Charles Krupa, File)

Boston Bruins fire coach Claude Julien

The Boston Bruins fired Stanley Cup-winning coach Claude Julien on Tuesday as the team was in danger of missing the playoffs for a third str…