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The Renaissance Run: Bruce Boudreau Named 14th Head Coach in Franchise History On This Day 15 Years Ago

NHL On this day 15 years ago, the Washington Capitals named then-Hershey Bears (American Hockey League) Head Coach Bruce Boudreau the 14th Head Coach in franchise history on an interim basis. The promotion of the longtime minor leagues coach would … Continue reading

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Hurricanes’ Coach Rod Brind’Amour Wins Jack Adams Award

Photo: Sportsnet The National Hockey League today announced that Carolina Hurricanes Head Coach Rod Brind’Amour has won the 2020-21 Jack Adams Award as the NHL’s coach of the year. Brind’Amour is the first Whalers/Hurricanes head coach to receive the honor.

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Jack Adams Award Finalists Announced

NEW YORK (July 15, 2020) – Bruce Cassidy of the Boston Bruins, John Tortorella of the Columbus Blue Jackets and Alain Vigneault of the Philadelphia Flyers are the three finalists for the 2019-20 Jack Adams Award, presented to the head coach who has “contributed the most to his team’s success,” the National Hockey … Continue reading

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Barry Trotz Wins First Jack Adams Award

From the moment he first spoke as Head Coach of the Washington Capitals, Barry Trotz was a man on a mission. After a carousel of head coaches, Capitals Owner Ted Leonsis and President Dick Patrick wanted to find a man … Continue reading

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