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.
Boston Bruins General Manager Don Sweeney announced today, September 18, that the team has made the following changes to their hockey operations staff.
The Saskatoon Blades are excited to welcome Christine Bumstead as a performance coach for the 2023-24 season.
Bruce Cassidy set expectations high for the Golden Knights’ 2023-24 season when, during the Stanley Cup championship parade, he stopped thousands of fans from chanting his name.
New staff brings infusion of fresh ideas.
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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.