As part of our chat with Hockey Hall of Fame legend Scotty Bowman, we also discussed his take on Pittsburgh Penguins current bench boss Mike Sullivan. Bowman said in a recent chat that Sullivan was perhaps the closest coach to himself. Sullivan is working for his third Stanley Cup ring while Bowman has nine as a head coach and five more in management roles.
Last June during draft week in Vancouver, I was invited by the NHL Coaches’ Association at their annual Coaches Clinic conference to moderate a panel featuring Scotty Bowman, Darryl Sutter and Terry Crisp.
NHL Coaches’ Association Announces Early Launch of New Mentorship Program to Support the Development of Hockey Coaches Globally
The NHL Coaches’ Association is committed to supporting the development of hockey coaches around the world and at all levels of the game. With the impact of COVID-19 being felt globally, now more than ever we are dedicated to demonstrating this support. The NHLCA...
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Allie LaCombe is Living Her Dream While Helping to Fulfill Those of the Next Generation of Female Hockey Players.
The NHLCA is launching a new program that seeks mentorship for 50 women in coaching around the league. Given how hockey has fallen behind other sports in the expansion of its talent pool, this idea can’t come soon enough.
It is telling that there isn’t a female among the 200 people employed as head, associate, assistant, video or goalie coaches in the NHL. The membership of the NHL Coaches’ Association consists of just one gender as a result.
NHL Coaches’ Association Announces New Initiative Focused on the Development of Female Hockey Coaches
The NHL Coaches’ Association is committed to the development of all hockey coaches. As leaders within their communities, hockey coaches are vitally important in supporting the growth of today’s young players both on and off the ice. Recognizing the tremendous...
The 2019 NHLCA Celebrity Golf Classic was hosted at Marine Drive Golf Club in beautiful Vancouver, Canada. Over 140 golfers including 30 NHL coaches joined us for a fun day of golf while helping to support the Cancuks for Kids Fund!
The 2019 NHLCA Global Coaches Clinic was attended by over 400 youth, amateur, junior, college and professional coaches, as well as over 100 NHL coaches. Hosted on the eve of the NHL Draft™, this annual event is an amazing opportunity for NHL coaches to give back to the community by sharing their knowledge and expertise.
The 2019 NHLCA Global Coaches’ Clinic took place on the eve of the 2019 NHL Draft™ in Vancouver, Canada. Over 500 coaches came from across North America and Europe to learn from the NHL’s top coaches.
The 2019 NHLCA Celebrity Golf Classic was hosted at Marine Drive Golf Club in beautiful Vancouver, BC. Thirty NHL coaches joined over 100 golfers for an unforgettable day on the course, presented by Golf Town and Air Canada.