Arizona Coyotes hire Rick Tocchet as Head Coach

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The Arizona Coyotes have hired Rick Tocchet as the team’s next head coach, replacing Dave Tippett. TSN Hockey Insider Darren Dreger reports Tocchet signed a four-year deal with the Coyotes. Tocchet has been an assistant coach with the Pittsburgh Penguins since 2014 and is coming off back-to-back Stanley Cups with the team. The Coyotes parted ways with Tippett […]

June 25: This Day in NHL History

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June 25 NHL History 1992: The LA Kings hire Nick Beverley as their new general manager and Barry Melrose as coach. Los Angeles reaches the Stanley Cup Final for the first time in its history in 1993. But Beverley leaves the Kings in May of 1994, and Melrose is fired on April 19, 1995. 1993: The Hockey […]