“You are trying to make the player into a better player and a better person every time you speak to him,” said Krueger, in his first season as Sabres coach. That was one of the lessons imparted to more than 100 coaches from the Swedish Ice Hockey Association who attended the two-day coaching clinic held here in connection with the Global Series.
With the new partnership, The Coaches Site will be home to a slate of original content created in conjunction with the NHLCA’s member coaches. This includes development videos, podcasts and select presentations from the annual NHL Coaches’ Association ‘Global Coaches Clinic’.
Los Angeles Kings winger Ilya Kovalchuk was caught a bit off guard by the question of how Marc Savard could help the Blues’ power play. “He’s here?” Kovalchuk asked.
A look at Bruce Cassidy’s playing and coaching career reads like a road map of North America with a stop or two in Europe as well.
Each month we’ll give a shout out to one NHL team’s coaching staff for pulling out ahead of the pack. The month of October 2019 goes to the Boston Bruins coaching staff!
‘We know what he wants’: Behind Todd McLellan’s mastery of message and how it’s helped the Kings’ rebuild
There are no gray areas for Drew Doughty anymore when the Kings’ head coach speaks.
There’s no wondering where the guy who is tasked with setting ice time, scratching players, creating systems and getting the best out of his group stands.