Post Tagged with: "Dan Bylsma"

Do the Pittsburgh Penguins have the best goalie tandem in the league? (Tom Turk/THW)

Top 5 Sabres Coaching Candidates

For the third time in just over two years, the Buffalo Sabres will have a new head coach after general manager Tim Murray fired Ted Nolan at the conclusion of […]

by · April 13, 2015 · 0 comments · Buffalo Sabres
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Metro Woes: Penguins in Danger of Missing Playoffs

The Pittsburgh Penguins stink against their own division.  In 27 games this season, Metropolitan teams have outscored Pittsburgh 85-62, and shut the team out four times.  On Wednesday, in front of a […]

by · April 3, 2015 · 0 comments · Pittsburgh Penguins
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Do Mid-Season Coaching Changes Make a Difference?

It happens all the time in professional sports. A team is underachieving. They aren’t performing up to expectations. Players don’t seem to be developing as a General Manager would have […]

Tyler Kennedy brings experience to the Isles' bottom-six and could be a good insurance option should anything happen to any of New York's forwards. (Timothy T. Ludwig-USA TODAY Sports)

Tyler Kennedy: Example Why NHL Coaches Drive Me Mad

Tyler Kennedy is a highly skilled hockey player who works his butt off each and every shift. Is he perfect? No. Is he an All-Star? No, he’s certainly not Sidney […]

Sidney Crosby and Evgeni Malkin will have to improve their playoff performances this season.(Geoff Burke-USA TODAY Sports)

Malkin Watch: Picking Up where Bylsma Left Off?

For the first time in many seasons, Pittsburgh Penguins fans saw former head coach Dan Bylsma put Evgeni Malkin and Sidney Crosby on the same line late in the 2014 […]

by · October 7, 2014 · 1 comment · Pittsburgh Penguins
Penguins head coach Dan Bylsma (Flickr/wstera2)

Say What?! 30 Bold Predictions for the Upcoming Season

30 Teams, 30 Bold Predictions If there is one thing that is guaranteed in the game of hockey, it is the unpredictability that the game offers.  There is not one […]

by · August 2, 2014 · 19 comments · Previews and Predictions
Mike Johnston Hired as New Penguins’ Head Coach

Mike Johnston Hired as New Penguins’ Head Coach

The Pittsburgh Penguins finally have someone that can call the shots from behind the bench. Mike Johnston, formerly of the WHL’s Portland Winterhawks (Canadian junior hockey) has been hired as […]

by · June 25, 2014 · 1 comment · Pittsburgh Penguins
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Jim Rutherford is Creating a PR Nightmare for the Penguins

A timeline to start us off: Tuesday, May 13th: Penguins lose Game Seven at a home to the New York Rangers 2-1, after holding a 3-1 series lead thanks to […]

by · June 24, 2014 · Comments are Disabled · Pittsburgh Penguins
A Few Penguins Odds and Ends Prior to the Meat of the Offseason

A Few Penguins Odds and Ends Prior to the Meat of the Offseason

I’ve flown under the radar for the most part since the Penguins parted ways with former GM Ray Shero. Quite frankly, I just haven’t had much to say regarding the […]

by · June 17, 2014 · 1 comment · Pittsburgh Penguins
Frans Nielsen has earned his stay on Long Island through hard work. (Anne-Marie Sorvin-USA TODAY Sports)

Canucks Corner – The Final Final Edition

Okay, so there was a previous Final Edition of Canucks Corner that ended long before the 2014 Stanley Cup Playoffs started. It seemed like eons ago that the Canucks management […]

by · June 16, 2014 · Comments are Disabled · Vancouver Canucks
Coach Dan Bylsma finally gets to manage a healthy lineup (Tom Turk/THW)

Who Will the Florida Panthers Hire as Head Coach on Monday?

The Florida Panthers fired Kevin Dineen 16 games into the regular season and had Peter Horachek take over as interim head coach for the remaining 66 games. While Dineen found […]

by · June 14, 2014 · 2 comments · Florida Panthers
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Bylsma Should Be Frontrunner For Canucks Coaching Job

The Canucks are in full swing as they pursue a Head Coach for the upcoming season. Many feel the best option was Barry Trotz, who accepted the Washington offer and […]

by · June 13, 2014 · Comments are Disabled · NHL Rumors, Vancouver Canucks