CHL Pres, Dave Branch and former TB Lightning, Paul Ranger part of the coaching staff for Whitby OMHA AAA Bantam Champs.
"I had a chance to talk with Paul and we're entering training camp under the assumption Paul won't be part of it."
Yzerman said he spoke earlier this week to Ranger, who missed most of last season due to undisclosed personal issues. But Yzerman said Ranger "is not prepared to make a decision one way or another at this time." Ranger's agent also declined comment.