PITTSBURGH (AP) — Todd Reirden is back with the Pittsburgh Penguins.
After the Penguins opted not to renew the contracts of Jacques Martin, Mark Recchi and Sergei Gonchar, the search for new assistant coaches began immediately.
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Twice in the Capitals’ last three games, one of the most important plays of the night was made by neither a coach on the bench nor a player in the ice. The play — successfully challenging a goal for offside — was made in a small coaches office outside of the dressing room. That’s where Brett Leonhardt and Tim Ohashi sit during games.
Reirden discusses appreciating Ovechkin, trading Niskanen, plans for Gudas
He prefers quick video sessions from the comfort of his office couch and doesn’t plan to fuss with success. Rookie coach Todd Reirden is ready to guide the Capitals’ in their first post-Stanley Cup campaign