Category: ‘Coaches’

Washington Capitals Name Tim Hunter Assistant Coach
July 23rd, 2012 at 12:52 PM
While the 2012-13 NHL season remains a mystery, the Washington Capitals are ready to go. George McPhee announced this morning that Tim Hunter will fill out the Capitals coaching staff, joining Adam Oates and Calle Johansson. Longtime Caps fans surely remember that Hunter was also an assistant coach alongside Ron Wilson...

Addition of Calle Johansson Provides Ideal Instruction for Defensive Core
July 20th, 2012 at 10:08 PM
1,109 career NHL games. 416 assists. 535 points. 13 campaigns with more than 30 points in 17 seasons. Yeah, I'd want Calle Johansson to be my coach if I was a defenseman in the NHL. Adam Oates hired the first of his two assistants on Wednesday morning when George McPhee announced that...

Washington Capitals Name Calle Johansson Assistant Coach
July 18th, 2012 at 10:57 AM
Mike Green created a buzz of controversy surrounding his comments after signing a 3-year, $18.25 million contract with the Washington Capitals on Monday. When asked if he could reach the 70-point plateau for the third time in his career, Green didn't hesitate. "One hundred percent and it will be next year,”...

With Adam Oates Coaching the Washington Capitals, Will Alex Ovechkin Move to Right Wing?
June 27th, 2012 at 12:18 AM
***PHOTO1*** It was quite the Tuesday for Adam Oates. At 9:16 EST this morning, TSN's Darren Drager broke the news that Oates would become the 16th head coach of the Washington Capitals. A few hours later at 12:44, the Capitals made the official announcement regarding the hiring of the former superstar who...

Adam Oates Hired as Head Coach of Washington Capitals
June 26th, 2012 at 2:07 PM
Thanks, Darren Drager. As first reported by the TSN hockey insider and now officially confirmed by the Washington Capitals, Adam Oates has been hired as the next head coach of the Washington Capitals. I'm not gonna gloat to those who heavily opposed this article that pushed for Oates to be the next...