On Sept. 17, 2019 the Tampa Bay Lightning played their first pre-season game and dropped a 3-0 decision to Carolina. Exactly one year later, they punched their ticket to a Stanley Cup Final that will bring to an end that same 2019-20 season.
The two boys rode in their dad’s car, while the two girls jumped in mom’s for the nearly 10-hour drive.
It was late June, seven months after Jim Montgomery had been fired as head coach of the Dallas Stars after an undisclosed, alcohol-related incident, and he and wife Emily were finally leaving Dallas and taking their four children to their new home in St. Louis.
Will be first coach, former assistant to face each other in championship series
The Toronto Maple Leafs hired Manny Malhotra as an assistant coach on Tuesday, filling the vacancy left by Paul McFarland (who took a head coaching job with the Ontario Hockey League’s Kingston Frontenacs).
The Toronto Maple Leafs announced today that the hockey club has hired Manny Malhotra as an assistant coach.
65-year-old Dallas Stars interim head coach is the oldest coach in the NHL
Following a series of appointments in the Buffalo Sabres’ hockey operations department, General Manager Kevyn Adams’ first prominent test will arrive next month when the NHL holds an unprecedented October draft and free agency.
Back in Stanley Cup Final with Stars, John Stevens not surprised Flyers have winning footprints through NHL
Back in Cup Final, Stevens not surprised Flyers have winning footprints through NHL originally appeared on NBC Sports Philadelphia
Jim Montgomery is getting a second chance to coach in the NHL after being hired by the St. Louis Blues as an assistant coach less than a year since he was fired by the Dallas Stars for unprofessional conduct.
Early Tuesday morning, the Washington Capitals announced they had hired Peter Laviolette as their next head coach. An all-to familiar face to the city of Philadelphia, Lavy now becomes the enemy.
In the spring of 2004, Aaron Ward had completed his 11th year as a professional hockey player and had logged nearly 500 NHL games. Midway through the season, Peter Laviolette took over as coach of the Carolina Hurricanes, for whom Ward played defense. They met, ostensibly, to get to know each other.
Blue Jackets mentor hopes to use lessons from this season to help CBJ reach next level