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Hershey Bears Head Coach Todd Nelson Says He is “Really Excited” About Getting To Know the Capitals’ System

Screen cap: @Capitals Hockey has returned to MedStar Capitals Iceplex, with the Washington Capitals holding their Rookie Camp prior to the official start of the 2022-23 training camp on September 22. Among those overseeing the future generation of Capitals is … Continue reading

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A Look in the “Three-Year View” Mirror: Examining Peter Laviolette’s Teams In His Third Season Behind the Bench

After winning the Stanley Cup in 2018, the Washington Capitals followed the resignation of then-Head Coach Barry Trotz by promoting then-associate coach Todd Reirden to the top spot behind the bench. The two subsequent first-round exits resulted in Reirden being … Continue reading

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Todd Nelson Named Bears Head Coach

Photo: Wingsnation The Hershey Bears announced today that Todd Nelson has been named the 28th head coach in franchise history (press release). Additionally, the club has announced the hires of assistant coach Nick Bootland, associate goaltending coach Juha Lehtola, and … Continue reading

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Report: Sharks To Hire Former Rangers Bench Boss Quinn To Be Next Head Coach

Photo: NBC Sports According to ESPN’s Kevin Weekes, the San Jose Sharks will hire David Quinn to be their next head coach after firing Bob Boughner and his staff on July 1. The two sides agreed to a three-year contract … Continue reading

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Capitals’ Assistant Scott Arniel Joins Staff In Winnipeg

Photo: Coaches Association In his introductory press conference as head coach of the Winnipeg Jets on Monday, Rick Bowness confirmed that former Washington Capitals assistant Scott Arniel will join his staff.

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Report: Jets To Name Former Stars Bench Boss Bowness To Be Next Head Coach

Photo: TSN According to TSN’s Darren Dreger, the Winnipeg Jets will name former Dallas Stars bench boss and Tampa Bay Lightning assistant Rick Bowness to be their next head coach.

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Report: Sharks Fire Head Coach Boughner, Rest Of Coaching Staff

Photo: NHL.com According to Sportsnet’s Elliotte Friedman, the San Jose Sharks fired head coach Bob Boughner and his staff on Thursday night.

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Report: Bruins To Hire Former Stars’ Coach Montgomery To Become Next Bench Boss

Photo: NHL.com According to ESPN’s Kevin Weekes, the Boston Bruins will name former Dallas Stars bench boss Jim Montgomery, who spent last season as an assistant on the St. Louis Blues’ staff, as their next head coach. The sides agreed … Continue reading

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Red Wings Name Former Lightning Assistant Lalonde Head Coach

Photo: NHL Coaches Association Detroit Red Wings executive vice president and general manager Steve Yzerman today announced that the team has named Derek Lalonde the 28th head coach in franchise history.

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Report: Capitals’ Assistant Arniel Among Five Candidates For Jets’ Head Coaching Job

Photo: Photo by Bill Wippert/NHLI via Getty Images According to ESPN’s Kevin Weekes, Washington Capitals assistant coach Scott Arniel is among five candidates for the Winnipeg Jets’ head coaching vacancy.

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