He said he hasn't made up his mind yet, and that both candidates interviewed very well. An announcement will be made Thursday.
There's a lot to think about: Will one of them be here longer than the other would? Which form of recruiting is better, attracting players or attracting NHL affiliations? What about personality style? Which would communicate better with the fans? How about players from last year?
I think he realizes there's no wrong choice in this, but there is the potential for a great choice. There aren't too many times in life where you can have an opportunity like that.
Franke said the team also has a meeting set up with Kevin St. Pierre for this week, but there's no other news on players.