The Arizona Coyotes hired Rick Tocchet as their new head coach Tuesday, the team announced. Tocchet becomes the 18th head coach in franchise history, and joins a Coyotes organization that’s flush with young talent in need of a fresh voice behind the bench. “We are very pleased to name Rick as our new head coach,” […]
The Los Angeles Kings have hired 500-goal scorer Pierre Turgeon as an assistant coach, strictly dedicated to the role of offensive coordinator, club vice president and general manager Rob Blake announced Monday. "Pierre had great success as a player and has a tremendous hockey background on the whole. He is a person who brings a […]
Turgeon, 47, is making his NHL coaching debut with the Kings.
NEW YORK (AP) The New York Rangers have hired longtime NHL head coach Lindy Ruff as an assistant to Alain Vigneault.
EL SEGUNDO, Calif. (AP) The Los Angeles Kings have hired Pierre Turgeon for his first job as an assistant coach.
The Buffalo Sabres made some changes to their amateur scouting department this weekend by announcing the hiring of Ryan Jankowski to serve as their new director of amateur scouting. Along with the hiring of Jankowski the team also announced that Jeff Crisp has been promoted to their assistant director of amateur scouting. Jankowski previously worked […]
The New Jersey Devils made a change to their coaching staff on Saturday when they announced the hiring of Roland Melanson to be their new goalie coach. Melanson had been working for the Vancouver Canucks in the same position. Former goalie coach Chris Terreri will remain with the organization but in a different capacity.
The Colorado Avalanche have hired Ray Bennett as an assistant coach and Jussi Parkkila as goaltending coach. “Ray brings a tremendous amount of NHL experience and hockey knowledge to our team, and Jussi has a proven track record of working with goaltenders
Buffalo Sabres general manager Jason Botterill continued filling out his staff by hiring Randy Sexton and Steve Greeley as assistant GMs. The additions announced on Monday came two days after the NHL draft and a month after Botterill was hired to replace GM Tim Murray, who was fired along with coach Dan Bylsma in April.
Randy Sexton is joining the Buffalo Sabres as an assistant general manager. Also joining the Sabres as assistant GM is Steve Greeley, who spent the past two seasons as assistant director of player personnel with the New York Rangers. “Randy and I developed a positive working relationship during our time in Pittsburgh and I think his experience […]
Lindy Ruff’s time with the Dallas Stars ended in April following a disappointing regular season, but it appears he’s found another coaching gig in the NHL. Per Larry Brooks of the New York Post, a deal has not been done yet, however, Ruff will join the Rangers as an assistant coach on Alain Vigneault’s staff.
Former Islanders head coach Jack Capuano had been waiting to get behind the bench of another NHL team, and on Friday he was able to get his wish. Capuano had spoken to the Golden Knights about their head coaching vacancy before they hired Gerard Gallant and earlier this week there was talk of him joining […]