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Seattle Thunderbirds promote assistant Matt O’Dette to head coach

Matt O’Dette is the new Seattle Thunderbirds head coach, the team announcing Wednesday that he has been promoted after four seasons with Seattle an assistant coach. O’Dette becomes the 17th head coach in team history, taking over for Steve Konowalchuk, who joined the NHL’s Anaheim Ducks as an assistant last month following a six-year tenure with the T-Birds. “We were lucky...
Via MyNorthwest.com
July 12, 2017

Steve Konowalchuk accepts offer as assistant coach with Anaheim Ducks

Wednesday was supposed to be a newsworthy day for the T-Birds, but perhaps not for the reason that we expected. On the day of the annual CHL Import Draft, the Thunderbirds also announced later in the afternoon that head coach Steve Konowalchuk had accepted a position as assistant coach with the NHL’s Anaheim Ducks. It’s always a surprise when a head coach departs, but in Konowalchuk’s...
Via MyNorthwest.com
June 28, 2017

Konowalchuk: not yet ready to commit to naming a starter in net for Tuesday

Carl Stankowski, whose stellar performance throughout the WHL playoffs has been noticed by just about everyone in the hockey world, was pulled in favor of a backup goalie for the first time since the magical run started during Sunday evening’s loss to the Windsor Spitfires. The just-turned-17-year-old goalie from Calgary, Alta. kept the team in their opening game of the 2017 Mastercard...
Via MyNorthwest.com
May 21, 2017

Steve Konowalchuk: T-Birds need to be more predictable against Windsor

Prior to Sunday’s second game in the round-robin Memorial Cup against the Windsor Spitfires, T-Birds head coach Steve Konowalchuk emphasized the team’s need to be more predictable than they were in their opener against the Erie Otters on Saturday. “It starts in the neutral zone. If we weren’t turning the puck over, we were going offsides because we weren’t predictable,”...
Via MyNorthwest.com
May 21, 2017

Konowalchuk, Deadmarsh Added to Staff

The Colorado Avalanche Hockey Club announced today the appointment of Steve Konowalchuk as assistant coach. In addition, the club announced that Adam Deadmarsh will serve as the team’s video/development coach. The former Avalanche players...
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June 19, 2009  |  Discuss

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