Todd Reirden’s ability to nurture young players is so coveted that the Capitals won’t let him talk to other teams. Denver’s Jim Montgomery could be the next to jump from the college ranks to the pros. They’re two top candidates to become NHL bench bosses.
Shandor Alphonso never envisioned his hockey career taking him to officiating. He didn't have to look far to see it was possible.
Shandor Alphonso never envisioned his hockey career taking him to officiating. He didn’t have to look far to see it was possible.
Shandor Alphonso never envisioned his hockey career taking him to officiating. As a young, black player, all Alphonso had to do was watch ''Hockey Night in Canada'' or the Stanley Cup Final and he saw fellow minority Jay Sharrers working as a linesman. ''To be able to see someone
Legendary hockey player Chris Chelios agreed to take an assistant's job with Team USA. Now, he's considering whether to pursue becoming an NHL head coach.
When the Boston Bruins fired Claude Julien in February, Joel Quenneville took over as the longest-serving NHL head coach.
It’s a tough call on this really. It is hard for a coach to turn a bad team around and some teams succeed despite their coaching. I do my best to predict here, but let me know your thoughts. Support The Hockey Guy via Patreon https://www.patreon.com/thehockeyguy Follow me on Twitter https://twitter.com/ShansBoomstick Like and follow my […]
Sometimes opposites attract, but it appears the free-spirited, easy-going Drew Doughty and the stern, old-school Darryl Sutter didn’t always see eye-to-eye while the latter was head coach of the Los Angeles Kings. In the offseason, the Kings fired head coach Sutter and general manager Dean Lombardi, who were running the show during the Kings’ two […]
Here are all the links from around the hockey world, and what Im reading, while football season is officially here. *It didnt take long at all for Steve Ott to pick up his first assistant coaching gig after announcing his retirement from the NHL after a career as a scrappy, trouble-making trash-talker
The Lightning have found a replacement for former AHL Syracuse assistant coach Trent Cull. Cull, who left Benoit Groulx’s staff to take the head gig with Vancouver’s affiliate in Utica, has been replaced by longtime NHL defenseman Ken Klee, the club announced on Tuesday. “We are very excited to add Ken to our coaching staff,” […]
Mike Babcock and John Tortorella are at the forefront of rising coaching and managerial compensation.
When the Arizona Coyotes officially welcomed back Rick Tocchet as their new head coach on Tuesday, the last behind-the-bench vacancy was filled for the 2017-18 NHL season. An assistant with the repeat Stanley Cup champion Pittsburgh Penguins before his return to the Coyotes, Tocchet became the seventh coaching hire of the offseason, which also saw […]