Posts tagged "Denis Hamlett"

Still Not Right Here

For those of you wondering what Denis Hamlett is up to click here. Hamlett is interviewing for the Portland Timbers 2011 head coaching position and has some comments on his time in Chicago.

Where have you gone Denis Hamlett?

When Denis Hamlett was let go by the Fire on November 24th of last year, my personal reaction was a bit mixed. I thought it was the right move for the Fire, but I was a bit sad to see Denis go. Though he could be pretty harsh to some journalists on the Fire beat,... Read more »

Q + A: Bakary Soumare

Former Fire defender Bakary Soumare was kind enough to take some time to answer some of your questions. Here are his responses: **First, we miss you and it’s no surprise that you are starting now. What do you miss most about Chicago and your teammates? What are the most fun and most challenging parts of... Read more »

Updating the search for a new head coach

It goes without saying that it’s been a busy first three weeks of the offseason for Fire Technical Director Frank Klopas. Parting ways with former head coach Denis Hamlett, seeing Chris Rolfe and Cuauhtemoc Blanco leave the team, and retaining Brian McBride, C.J. Brown and Marco Pappa for 2010 (and beyond in the case of... Read more »

Monday Morning Poll Question: A European Head Coach?

When the Fire decided not to renew the contract of former Head Coach Denis Hamlett last week, thoughts immediately went to where exactly the Fire would get their next head man. The possibilities seemed to be pretty numerous, with several high profile MLS assistants and former/current head coaches coming to mind right off the bat.... Read more »

Hamlett's Dismissal: More than on-the-field issues

The Fire headed into this question with a few big questions on their plate. One of those questions was whether or not the club would renew Head Coach Denis Hamlett’s contract. That question was answered Tuesday afternoon, with the team electing to not bring the longtime member of the Fire organization back to Toyota Park.... Read more »

Denis Hamlett Out as Fire Head Coach

After two seasons at the helm, Denis Hamlett is out as Fire Head Coach. Hamlett, who took the Fire to two conference finals in his two year run as head coach, was told by Fire staff this afternoon that his expired contract would not be renewed this offseason. He will leave the club, effective immediately.... Read more »

Hamlett to meet with Fire Bosses Later this Week

The Fire’s front office brass and Denis Hamlett are scheduled to have a sit-down in the next couple of days to discuss the Head Coach’s future at the club. “We’re supposed to have a meeting in the next couple of days,” Hamlett said on Tuesday afternoon. “We spoke yesterday and decided that we want to... Read more »

What should the Fire do with Denis Hamlett?

Hey everybody, I have had an insanely busy last couple of days so unfortunately I wasn’t able to write a full entry for this morning. However, I didn’t want to leave the site blank for you guys so I thought I’d share a short — yet loaded — question with you all. You can check... Read more »

Ask Denis Hamlett

I’ll be talking with Denis Hamlett tomorrow so the time is now for you guys to pose questions to the Fire’s Head Man.  Try and post your questions by 10:30 a.m. tomorrow and I’ll do my best to get them answered.  No guarantees this time though, as I will be speaking to Hamlett via teleconference... Read more »