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TOM RENNEY RUMORS & GOSSIP

Detroit Red Wings: Renney Leaving as Granato Agrees to Coach

  Dylan Lynch – Getty Images By Rhys Richards (@RREsq) On Monday, Darren Dreger of TSN tweeted that Detroit’s associate coach Tom Renney would be introduced as president of Hockey Canada in Calgary on Tuesday. Dreger also reported that current Pittsburgh assistant coach Tony Granato accepted an assistant coaching position with the Red Wings to replace Bill Peters, who was recently...
Via The Hockey Guys
14 days ago  |  Discuss

Tom Renney named President of Hockey Canada

Per Darren Dreger, ex-Rangers head coach Tom Renney has been named the President of Hockey Canada. Renney took over head coaching duties for the Rangers at the end of the 2003-2004 season, and coached three full years and parts of two others before being fired in 2009. In 327 games as the head coach, Renney’s […] The post Tom Renney named President of Hockey Canada appeared first...
Via Blue Seat Blogs
15 days ago  |  Discuss

Red Wings evening news: weighing in on the coaching shuffle, a Griffins re-signing and prospect talk

I was out this afternoon, so I managed to post this afternoon's coaching news but not follow up on it. As such: 1. I liked Tom Renney, despite his inability to turn the power play around (it's been iffy since Todd McLellan left in 2008), and despite the Wings' offseason moves, I got the sense that Renney's experience coaching the youthful Oilers helped Babcock come...
Via Kukla's Korner
16 days ago  |  Discuss

Report- The Wings Have Interest In Tony Granato As An Assistant Coach

from Chuck Pleiness at the Oakland Press, According to Wings general manager Ken Holland, Tom Renney is in the final stages of landing a position with Hockey Canada. Renney spent two years as a coach with Hockey Canada, serving as the head coach of the Canadian National Team that went on to capture a silver medal at the 1994 Olympic Winter Games in Lillehammer, Norway. ...
Via Kukla's Korner
18 days ago  |  Discuss

Pleiness, Khan: Red Wings likely to lose Tom Renney’s services to Hockey Canada

Via RedWingsFeed, well now we know why we haven't heard about any extensions for Mike Babcock or the Mad Hatter yet. The Macomb Daily's Chuck Pleiness reports that the Red Wings' coach may have to hire two new assistant coaches: According to Wings general manager Ken Holland, Tom Renney is in the final stages of landing a position with Hockey Canada. Renney spent...
Via Kukla's Korner
19 days ago  |  Discuss

Thoughts: Pens Coaching Candidates Update – Add Desjardins, Subtract Stevens

By: Meesh Shanmugam (@HockeyMeesh) *If you missed the full summaries of John Stevens, Ron Wilson, John Hynes, Bill Peters, Ulf Samuelsson, Tom Renney, and Marc Crawford, you can find them by clicking here* Another day in the coaching search brings more rumored names to talk about. Today’s update from Rob Rossi includes Willie Desjardins, head coach of the AHL’s Texas Stars, who...
Via The PensNation
June 18, 2014  |  Discuss

Panthers interested in Renney as coach, source says

The Panthers are talking to five to seven coaching candidates, including former Rangers coach Tom Renney, according to a source close to the team. Panthers General Manager Dale Tallon is back from Belarus where he watched and scouted the IIHF World Championship won by Russia last week. The coaching search will intensify in the coming weeks with a coach expected in place before the...
Via Pro Sports Daily
May 27, 2014  |  Discuss

Florida Panthers Have Interest In Tom Renney

from Harvey Fialkov of the Sun Sentinel, The Panthers are talking to 5-to-7 coaching candidates, including former Rangers coach Tom Renney, according to a source close to the team. Panthers General Manager Dale Tallon is back from Belarus where he watched and scouted the IIHF World Championship won by Russia last week. The coaching search will intensify in the coming weeks...
Via Kukla's Korner
May 27, 2014  |  Discuss

Wings add Renney to coaching staff

The Detroit Red Wings have hired former Edmonton Oilers coach Tom Renney as an associate coach. Renney, 57, signed a three-year deal with Wings on Thursday. After winning just 32 games last season, the Oilers in May announced that Renney's contract would not be renewed for the 2012-13 season. He has coached for the Oilers, New York Rangers and Vancouver Canucks, and has...
Via Fox Sports Detroit
July 05, 2012  |  Discuss

Oilers coach Renney will not return

The Edmonton Oilers are searching for a new coach after deciding to let Tom Renney go following two losing seasons. The team announced on its Twitter feed Thursday that it decided not to renew Renney's contract. Renney joined the team for the 2010-11 season and finished with an NHL-worst 25-45-12 record. The team improved to 32-40-10 this season, good for second-worst in the...
Via AP on Fox
May 17, 2012  |  Discuss
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