Contract expired after he led New Jersey to 2nd round of playoffs, best record in franchise history.
Winner to be announced at 2023 NHL Awards in Nashville on June 26.
A quarter century ago, Lindy Ruff made a seamless transition from popular teammate to successful head coach, applying pranks and principles, blending light-heartedness with square-jawed strategies to remain a charismatic leader for generations of players.
62-year-old, now with Devils, still enjoys ‘trying to get us to play better’.
“Fire Lindy,” they chanted two games into the season.
Lindy Ruff is coaching in his 1,608th NHL game tonight to pass Al Arbour for fifth all-time.
Devils defensemen getting heavily involved in the team’s offense under Lindy Ruff
Robert Aitken Jr.
An old adage suggests that the best defense is a good offense. For the Devils, it has been the defense that has helped to boost a good offense as the team’s six defensemen have gotten involved more offensively.
The quest for an elusive Stanley Cup has never left Lindy Ruff’s mind. He has a long road to get there with the New Jersey Devils, but he’s just grateful to at least have the chance.
The Devils open a four-game road trip with a two-game stint versus the Sabres, with whom Lindy Ruff spent much of his coaching career
As his 1500th career NHL game as an NHL head coach approaches on Thursday, Lindy Ruff talks about the influences in his career, including the coach he’ll be facing
This week hear from head coach Lindy Ruff and SVP of Marketing, Jillian Frechette
The Devils have had their first big shakeup in the post-Lamoriello era. Here, we look at the new and old faces and what they bring to the team.