Found July 25, 2012 on Kukla's Korner:
WXYZ’s Brad Galli reported on Wednesday afternoon that Scotty Bowman will coach one of the Red Wings’ Winter Classic Alumni Showdown teams, and MLive’s Ansar Khan is confirming... The Detroit Red Wings are expected to announce soon, perhaps Thursday, that Scotty Bowman will coach in the Winter Classic’s Alumni Showdown at Comerica Park on Dec. 31. M-Live.com reported on July 10 that Bowman, the winningest coach in NHL history, had committed to coaching in the game. Bowman’s longtime assistant, Barry Smith, also will be coaching in the event. The Red Wings announced on July 11 that there will be two alumni games against the Toronto Maple Leafs. It’s uncertain whether Bowman will coach in one and Smith in the other or if the pair will be behind the bench in both games. As is the Macomb Daily’s Chuck Pleiness, who reports that Bowman will helm one alumni team and Smith will coach the other: Continue reading "Scotty Bowman and Barry Smith to split duties for Red Wings’ Winter Cl...
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