The NHLCA provides support and assistance to the more than 200 head, associate, assistant, goaltending, and video coaches of the 32 teams in the National Hockey League.
Together with our members, the NHLCA seeks to develop future coaches, give back to the hockey community, and grow the game of hockey globally.
Tuning out the noise and controlling the controllables is critical for a coach, but their performance is always front-page news.
Leading, motivating, inspiring passion, building trust – that is what it means to be a coach.
Meet the Coaches
With millions of hockey fans throughout North America and the world, NHL coaches are the leaders who help bring the game to life. Integral to the game of hockey, NHL coaches are revered around the world for their leadership, perseverance, and ability to deliver results.
Meet the 200+ NHL coaches that form the NHL Coaches’ Association.
Minnesota Wild General Manager Bill Guerin today announced the National Hockey League club has named Patrick Dwyer an Assistant Coach.
Minnesota Wild President of Hockey Operations and General Manager Bill Guerin today announced the National Hockey League club has named John Hynes Head Coach.
The Philadelphia Flyers are still in a playoff position under demanding coach John Tortorella. But Tortorella’s effect on the franchise extends beyond the NHL level, say Patrick Williams and Jacob Stoller.
Oilers Head Coach Kris Knoblauch had his wife Autumn and kids Marek and Emry in Edmonton this weekend for a short but sweet visit.
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About the NHLCA
The NHL Coaches’ Association is a professional organization that provides support and assistance to the head, associate, assistant, goalie, and video coaches of all 32 teams in the National Hockey League.