Post Tagged with: "Adam Oates"

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Who Will Coach The New Jersey Devils?

Predicting whom will be the next head coach of the New Jersey Devils, is similar to guessing Ray Shero would be the next general manager. Unless you saw the trio […]

by · May 27, 2015 · 0 comments · New Jersey Devils
Dan Bylsma has the Crosby-less Penguins in the thick of the Eastern Conference playoff race (Tom Turk/THW)

Saving the Sharks: The Perfect Coach (Part 1)

The ‘Saving’ Series The San Jose Sharks are in deep trouble. Within the last two months, the team missed the playoffs for the first time in over a decade and […]

Scott Stevens - left (Adam Hunger-USA TODAY Sports)

Devils Season Review Part 4: Coaching Confusion

The New Jersey Devils have had one of the most inconsistent seasons in their history. The offense was very suspect all season. The defense had its bright spots, but has […]

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Devils Eager to Excel Under New Staff

To say the New Jersey Devils needed a culture change/coaching change was obvious, but the way it was announced made it seem strange. Peter DeBoer was fired the day after […]

by · January 2, 2015 · 2 comments · New Jersey Devils
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Co-Coaches for Devils: Madness or Genius?

After firing Peter DeBoer on Friday, the Devils remained very hush-hush about who would succeed him on the bench. In today’s day of social media and instant news, it’s a […]

by · December 27, 2014 · 1 comment · New Jersey Devils
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Oates, Stevens, and Lou, New Jersey’s Three-Pronged Attack!

On Saturday morning, New Jersey Devils President and General Manger Lou Lamoriello announced the hiring of former Devil associate coaches Adam Oates and Scott Stevens. Lamoriello also announced that he […]

by · December 27, 2014 · 3 comments · New Jersey Devils, NHL Coaching
Boyle was carted off on a stretcher in Tuesday's win (Photo by Vu Ching).

The Best Undrafted Players in NHL History

Throughout NHL history, the league’s most elite players have typically been those selected in the annual NHL Entry Draft. The position and round in which these players are drafted is […]

by · November 25, 2014 · 4 comments · Hockey History, News/Commentary
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Will Adam Oates’ Departure Bring Washington Back to Capital Status?

Following the abysmal playoff-push the Capitals had in 2014, just 9 wins in 21 games, the Capitals decided to fire coach Adam Oates and elected not to bring back General […]

by · August 4, 2014 · Comments are Disabled · Washington Capitals
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Adam Oates-A Good Fit For Wings’ Vacant Coaching Gig

Last time I checked former Washington Capitals head coach Adam Oates is currently unemployed. Meanwhile, in Detroit, Mike Babcock still has one assistant coach vacancy left to fill. Is there […]

by · July 29, 2014 · 1 comment · Detroit Red Wings
Mike Green (Tom Turk/The Hockey Writers)

Washington Capitals: Mike Green’s Value

Washington Capitals defenseman Mike Green is one of the best offensive puck movers in the game of hockey. He’s an under-appreciated asset mostly due to his tenure in Washington and the […]

by · June 16, 2014 · Comments are Disabled · Washington Capitals
30 Rock Summer: Ed Frankovic Caps Interview

30 Rock Summer: Ed Frankovic Caps Interview

Apparently, the offseason started early for this New Jersey Devils fan at heart. Therefore, it was time to go on a quest. Granted, this may expand a bit more but for now […]

by · May 12, 2014 · 3 comments · Washington Capitals
Mike Green (Marc DesRosiers-USA TODAY Sports)

Mike Green: Enigma or Misused?

What Has Happened to the Former Capitals Norris Trophy Candidate Defenseman? Mike Green used to be considered a hot commodity defenseman in the NHL from 2007-2010.  The 28-year old Calgary, […]