Found June 14, 2012 on Hockey Fan Land:
 My bad.  When the first part of Capitals 101's offseason plan was published, veterans Bob Hartley and Paul Maurice were listed as the top two candidates to replace Dale Hunter. The problem with those choices is that it was based on who I thought was the best coach available, not the right coach. (Hartley is now with the Calgary Flames, and Maurice will be coaching in the KHL.)  After all, George McPhee has always chosen a coach that he believes is the right fit, not the best possible option. All four of the bench bosses that McPhee has hired previously had zero head coaching experience coming into the job (Cassidy, Hanlon, Boudreau, Hunter). If you can't beat 'em, join 'em.  That's why Capitals 101 is now pushing for Adam Oates to be the head coach of the Washington Capitals.  Following one year as an assistant for the Tampa Bay Lightning, the New Jersey Devils assistant coach has been occupying his current position since the beginning of the 2010-11 season. In ...
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