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Peter DeBoer expected to be named San Jose Sharks next head coach

  Nov 1, 2014; Newark, NJ, USA; New Jersey Devils head coach Peter DeBoer watches the action during the first period of their game against the Columbus Blue Jackets at Prudential Center. Mandatory Credit: Ed Mulholland-USA TODAY Sports ORG XMIT: USATSI-183404 ORIG FILE ID: 20141101_mjm_se8_089.JPG It looks like another head coaching vacancy will be filled shortly. The San Jose...
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AP Source: Sharks to hire Peter DeBoer as head coach

SAN JOSE, Calif. (AP) The San Jose Sharks will hire Peter DeBoer as their new head coach. A person familiar with the search said Wednesday that DeBoer will be formally introduced later this week. The person spoke on condition of anonymity because the team had not announced the hire yet. ESPN first reported the move. DeBoer has coached seven seasons in the NHL with Florida and New...
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Sharks reportedly expected to name DeBoer as head coach

The San Jose Sharks are expected to name Peter DeBoer as head coach before the end of the week, ESPN reported Wednesday. The New Jersey Devils fired DeBoer 36 games into this season. He coached the team for four seasons and guided the Devils to a berth in the 2012 Stanley Cup finals. Sharks general manager Doug Wilson declined to comment to ESPN regarding the report. The Sharks...
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Evaluating the Oilers Offseason Thus Far

The Edmonton Oilers have hired Todd McLellan as their head coach. McLellan was fired by the San Jose Sharks after missing the playoffs this past season. He had a record of 311-163-66 in 7 seasons with San Jose. McLellan had been criticized for not being able to bring home a championship to the San Jose despite having loads of talent across the roster. This new hire comes several...
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Todd McLellan takes Oilers' job, will try to end team's playoff drought

  The Edmonton Oilers have hired Todd McLellan as their coach after a season in which they again failed to make the playoffs. The Oilers announced the hiring at a news conference Tuesday. McLellan appeared to be Edmonton's top choice since Peter Chiarelli became general manager this month. Todd Nelson replaced Dallas Eakins as coach in December. McLellan spent the past seven seasons...
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Todd McLellan set to become next head coach of the Oilers

According to TSN’s Darren Dreger, Todd McLellan will be the next head coach for the Edmonton Oilers. Todd McLellan will be the next coach of the Oilers, however, the deal is not done. Still a few details being worked out. — Darren Dreger (@DarrenDreger) May 18, 2015   Further to @DarrenDreger report, expect Jay Woodcraft to be also named to the Edmonton Oilers staff...
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San Jose Sharks to stick with Doug Wilson

Doug Wilson The San Jose Sharks mutually parted ways on Monday with former head coach, Todd McLellan. The Sharks then proceeded to fire assistant coaches, Jay Woodcroft and Jim Johnson to really make it clear that they believed that the bulk of the blame fell on San Jose’s coaching staff. Unsurprisingly, San Jose general manager, Doug Wilson stuck around on the Sharks payroll...
April 24, 2015  |  Discuss

Between the Pipes-04/21/15: Flyers begin search for new head coach; Todd McLellan next in line?

Welcome to Between the Pipes, a look at the Philadelphia Flyers and the NHL through linkage.   McLellan next Flyers coach? Todd McLellan and the San Jose Sharks have parted ways. Does he come to Philly next? [ Sam Carchidi] [The Hockey Writers- Andy Dudones] [ Panaccio] [ Bill Meltzer]  NHL Playoffs A look at the first round of...
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April 21, 2015  |  Discuss

Todd McLellan Parts Ways With Sharks After Seven Seasons As Head Coach

SAN JOSE, Calif. — Todd McLellan is out after seven seasons as coach of the San Jose Sharks. The team announced Monday that McLellan and the Sharks agreed to part ways after the team missed the playoffs for the first time since 2003. McLellan had one year remaining on his contract. McLellan had a successful run with the Sharks despite the latest disappointing...
April 20, 2015  |  Discuss

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