Tag Archives: Coaching

Former Capitals’ Head Coach Bruce Boudreau Ties NHL Record For Longest Winning-Streak To Begin Tenure With New Team In Vancouver

Photo: Bardown Former Washington Capitals head coach Bruce Boudreau became the third bench boss in NHL history to lead his new team to seven straight wins to begin his tenure when the Vancouver Canucks beat the Anaheim Ducks, his former … Continue reading

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Jets Head Coach Paul Maurice Resigns Prior To Game vs. Capitals; Dave Lowry Named Interim Replacement

Photo: Yahoo Finance Just prior to their game against the Washington Capitals at Canadian Life Centre on Friday (8 PM ET, NBC Sports Washington in-market, ESPN+ out-of-market), the Winnipeg Jets announced that head coach Paul Maurice resigned from the position … Continue reading

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Blackhawks Fire Head Coach Jeremy Colliton After 1-7-2 Start

Photo: SI The Chicago Blackhawks announced on Saturday afternoon that they have fired head coach Jeremy Colliton, one night after the team fell 5-1 to the Winnipeg Jets and mustered just 18 shots on goal. Derek King was named interim … Continue reading

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Coyotes Name André Tourigny Head Coach

Photo: NHL.com Arizona Coyotes General Manager Bill Armstrong announced today that the Coyotes have signed André Tourigny (Tour-ee-knee) to a three-year contract to serve as the club’s head coach. Tourigny becomes the 19th head coach in franchise history. As per … Continue reading

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Kraken Name Dave Hakstol First Head Coach In Franchise History

Photo: TSN The Seattle Kraken announced on Thursday afternoon that Dave Hakstol has been named the first head coach in franchise history.

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Blue Jackets Promote Brad Larsen To Head Coach

Photo: TSN The Columbus Blue Jackets announced on Thursday evening that they have named Brad Larsen their head coach after he spent the last seven seasons on the team’s coaching staff as an assistant.

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Rangers Fire Head Coach David Quinn

Photo: NYP The New York Rangers announced on Wednesday morning that they have fired head coach David Quinn after they missed the Stanley Cup Playoffs for the fourth consecutive season. A replacement has yet to be named.

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Canadiens Fire Head Coach Claude Julien, Associate Kirk Muller; Give Dominique Ducharme Job On Interim Basis

Photo: USA Today The Montreal Canadiens announced on Wednesday that head coach Claude Julien and associate coach Kirk Muller have both been fired. Assistant Dominique Ducharme was named the interim head coach and former Vancouver Canucks forward Alexandre Burrows will … Continue reading

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Capitals Name Kevin McCarthy Assistant Coach; Blaine Forsythe, Scott Arniel Will Remain On Peter Laviolette’s Staff

Photo: AP Photo/Mark Humphrey The Washington Capitals announced on Wednesday afternoon that Kevin McCarthy will join head coach Peter Laviolette’s coaching staff as an assistant to help the defense. The team also announced that assistants Blaine Forsythe and Scott Arniel, … Continue reading

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Looking At Alex Ovechkin’s Seasons Under First-Year Capitals’ Head Coaches

Photo: WaPo After the Washington Capitals hired Peter Laviolette to be the 19th head coach in franchise history, one of the first questions is what kind of influence he will have on captain Alex Ovechkin. NoVa Caps looks at Ovechkin’s … Continue reading

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