In the moments after the Laval Rocket secured the American Hockey League’s Canadian Division crown via a 4-3 overtime loss to the Toronto Marlies on May 4, Joël Bouchard deferred to the players when asked about his team’s success.
The Toronto Maple Leafs announced today that the hockey club has hired Dean Chynoweth as an assistant coach.
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Prior to Game 4 at the Bell Centre, the Canadiens acknowledged three legends — Yvan Cournoyer, Guy Lafleur and Patrick Roy — sitting in a suite at the top of the arena.
The Tampa Bay Lightning won the Stanley Cup for the second straight season with a 1-0 victory against the Montreal Canadiens in Game 5 of the Final at Amalie Arena on Wednesday.
Newell Brown has been hired for his third stint as an assistant coach with the Anaheim Ducks.
Dave Hakstol begins building out staff with young NHL assistant and highly successful American Hockey League head coach with impressive record and NHL player experience
Tampa Bay Lightning players talk about how important head coach Jon Cooper is to the success of the team
A collection of notes, insights, ruminations, and did-you-knows gathered throughout the week that was for the Blue Jackets:
The Lightning coach is second on the all-time NHL coaching list for winning percentage and is a win away from a second Stanley Cup.
By Don Granato’s count, he coached just 12 practices after taking over the Sabres. The players were usually half-gassed after playing the night before in a condensed schedule, so they weren’t long practices, either.
Ready to begin building rapport with new players between expansion draft, training camp
“He had as good hockey sense as anybody I’ve coached,” says Mike Gilligan, who also coached Martin St. Louis at the University of Vermont.