TODD MCLELLAN NEWS

Battle For The Pacific Division: The Edmonton Oilers

As the summer drags on I thought I’d take the time to take a look at the other teams that make up the Pacific Division, what they did and where I think they could end up when its all said and done.  This time I will look at a team who has seemed to make all the right moves this summer on what still may be a long road to returning to playoff contention. Who’s in: F – Lauri...
Via Real Sports Entertainment Network
July 30, 2015  |  Discuss

Edmonton Oilers fire their top scouts

Real change is coming to the Edmonton Oilers. Even prior to landing the first pick which has Connor McDavid’s name written all over it, the organization was on the right track in their efforts to rebuild. That trend continued when they brought in Todd McLellan as the new head coach and continues now that they’ve parted ways with their top scouts. EDM changes involve both...
Via Puck Drunk Love
June 21, 2015  |  Discuss

Edmonton Oilers fire their top scouts

Real change is coming to the Edmonton Oilers. Even prior to landing the first pick which has Connor McDavid’s name written all over it, the organization was on the right track in their efforts to rebuild. That trend continued when they brought in Todd McLellan as the new head coach and continues now that they’ve parted ways with their top scouts. EDM changes involve both...
Via Bloguin Best
June 21, 2015  |  Discuss

San Jose Sharks Officially Hire Pete DeBoer As Next Head Coach

SAN JOSE, Calif. — The San Jose Sharks have officially hired former New Jersey and Florida coach Peter DeBoer to replace the departed Todd McLellan. The team made the announcement at a news conference Thursday. The decision to hire DeBoer ends a lengthy search that started April 20 when the team and McLellan announced that he would not be back for an eighth season in San Jose....
Via NESN.com
May 28, 2015  |  Discuss

Sharks officially announce DeBoer hired as new coach

SAN JOSE, Calif. -- The San Jose Sharks have officially hired former New Jersey and Florida coach Peter DeBoer to replace the departed Todd McLellan. The team made the announcement at a news conference Thursday. The decision to hire DeBoer ends a lengthy search that started April 20 when the team and McLellan announced that he would not be back for an eighth season in San Jose. The...
Via AP on Fox
May 28, 2015  |  Discuss

Sharks officially announce Peter DeBoer hired as new coach

SAN JOSE, Calif. (AP) The San Jose Sharks have officially hired former New Jersey and Florida coach Peter DeBoer to replace the departed Todd McLellan. The team made the announcement at a news conference Thursday. The decision to hire DeBoer ends a lengthy search that started April 20 when the team and McLellan announced that he would not be back for an eighth season in San Jose...
Via AP on Fox
May 28, 2015  |  Discuss

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...
Via The Sports Journal
May 27, 2015  |  Discuss

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...
Via AP on Fox
May 27, 2015  |  Discuss

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...
Via Fox Sports
May 27, 2015  |  Discuss

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...
Via TopSportsReport
May 27, 2015  |  Discuss

Could Bernier be the Oilers' goalie of the future?

Connor McDavid. A slightly more experienced core that will include four former No. 1 overall draft picks. Todd McLellan behind the bench.The Oilers and their fans have plenty to get excited about heading into next season, but let's be realistic: Edmonton won't be a serious contender until the back end becomes something other than a sieve. The Oilers have finished dead last in the...
Via Fox Sports
May 27, 2015  |  Discuss

Bruins hire Don Sweeney as new GM

Don Sweeney played eight season with the Bruins from 1988-2003The wait for a new GM following the firing of Peter Chiarelli is finally over, as on Wednesday the Boston Bruins promoted assistant GM, Don Sweeney to become the eighth General Manager in team history.Sweeney wore the black and gold sweater for fifteen years and was an assistant captain. Following the end to his playing...
Via BruinsLife
May 20, 2015  |  Discuss

McLellan sets expectations with Oilers

Todd McLellan was officially announced Tuesday as the Oilers' new coach, taking over an intriguing team that already had plenty of young talent and will soon be adding uber-prospect Connor McDavid with the top pick in the NHL draft.The fans in Edmonton are understandably excited about the addition of McDavid to a young corps that includes talented forwards Ryan Nugent-Hopkins, Taylor...
Via Fox Sports
May 20, 2015  |  Discuss

Edmonton Oilers Hire Todd McLellan To Be Their Next Head Coach

EDMONTON, Alberta — 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...
Via NESN.com
May 19, 2015  |  Discuss

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...
Via AP on Fox
May 19, 2015  |  Discuss

Todd McLellan hired as coach of Edmonton Oilers

EDMONTON, Alberta (AP) 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...
Via AP on Fox
May 19, 2015  |  Discuss

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. #TSN ...
Via Bloguin Best
May 18, 2015  |  Discuss

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...
Via Puck Drunk Love
May 18, 2015  |  Discuss

Oilers GM Peter Chiarelli Interviews Former Sharks Coach Todd McLellan

One of Peter Chiarelli’s first tasks in rebuilding the Edmonton Oilers as the team’s new general manager is finding a long-term head coach. According to Terry Jones of the Edmonton Sun, Chiarelli already has interviewed the best free-agent coach on the market in Todd McLellan, who’s currently behind the bench for Team Canada at the IIHF World Championships in the Czech Republic...
Via NESN.com
May 06, 2015  |  Discuss

Report: Todd McLellan among candidates to be Sabres head coach

  Two people familiar with the Buffalo Sabres coaching search have told The Associated Press that former San Jose Sharks coach Todd McLellan and minor-league coach Luke Richardson are among the team's initial candidates. Neither has been interviewed yet, and the list is expected to grow in what is anticipated to be a lengthy process, both people said. They spoke on the condition...
Via AP on Fox
April 30, 2015  |  Discuss

AP Sources: McLellan on list of Sabres coaching candidates

BUFFALO, N.Y. (AP) Two people familiar with the Buffalo Sabres coaching search have told The Associated Press that former San Jose Sharks coach Todd McLellan and minor-league coach Luke Richardson are among the team's initial candidates. Neither has been interviewed yet, and the list is expected to grow in what is anticipated to be a lengthy process, both people said. They spoke...
Via AP on Fox
April 30, 2015  |  Discuss

Sharks closing on agreement to remain in current San Jose home

  The San Jose Sharks are close to finalizing an agreement to extend their lease at the SAP Center. Chief operating officer John Tortora issued a statement Monday saying the team is confident the new lease will be finalized with the city shortly. The team's current lease expires June 30, 2018. Tortora says team owner Hasso Plattner is committed to San Jose for the long term and...
Via AP on Fox
April 27, 2015  |  Discuss

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...
Via isportsweb.com
April 24, 2015  |  Discuss

Sharks owner endorses GM Wilson's rebuilding plan

  San Jose Sharks owner Hasso Plattner remains behind general manager Doug Wilson's rebuilding plan despite the team missing the playoffs for the first time since 2003. In a letter to Sharks fans posted on the team's website Thursday night, Plattner praised Wilson's leadership of the team over the past year. While Plattner did not specifically say Wilson would return as general...
Via AP on Fox
April 23, 2015  |  Discuss

Filling the Sharks Coaching Void

Monday marked the end of Todd McLellan’s 8 year tenure as the Sharks head coach. Leaving with him also were assistants Jay Woodcroft and Jim Johnson. Like many other sports, the off-season can often times be the real season, and the decisions an organization makes during this time can mold the direction they go for several years. Fans in San Jose found themselves torn during this...
Via BaySportsNet
April 22, 2015  |  Discuss
Sharks News
Delivered to your inbox
You'll also receive Yardbarker's daily Top 10, featuring the best sports stories from around the web. Customize your newsletter to get articles on your favorite sports and teams. And the best part? It's free!

By clicking "Sign Me Up", you have read and agreed to the Fox Sports Digital Privacy Policy and Terms of Use. You can opt out at any time. For more information, please see our Privacy Policy.
the YARDBARKER app
Get it now!
Ios_download En_app_rgb_wo_45

Wisconsin vs Alabama preview

Tom Brady issues statement on Facebook

Robert Griffin III and a dream deferred

Best, worst surprises of NFL preseason

The Gospel Of Harbaugh prepares for its ultimate test of faith

Meet the Utah Utes, the pluckiest program in college football

Iman Shumpert will name daughter Iman Shumpert Jr.

Dallas company celebrates Romo with DirecTV 'crownies'

Top 10 storylines for Week 4 of the NFL preseason

Matt Williams is still hopelessly married to the idea of the closer’s role

Today's Best Stuff
For Publishers
Company Info
Help
Follow Yardbarker