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Brad Larsen

Born:June 28, 1977Draft:1997, Colorado Avalanche, #87 Overall
Hometown:Nakusp, BC, CANPosition:LW
Known For:Shoots/Catches:Left
National Team:Canada

Brad Larsen (born June 28, 1977) is a Canadian professional ice hockey coach and former player. He is the current head coach of the Columbus Blue Jackets of the National Hockey League (NHL). Before coaching, he played in the NHL with the Colorado Avalanche and the Atlanta Thrashers. He is the former head coach of the Springfield Falcons of the American Hockey League (AHL).

Brad Larsen Columbus Blue Jackets
Brad Larsen, Columbus Blue Jackets (Amy Irvin / The Hockey Writers)

Brad Larsen Statistics

Deeper Dive


  • U20 WJC Gold Medal 1995-1996
  • U20 WJC Gold Medal 1996-1997
  • WHL (East) Second All-Star Team 1996-1997
  • NHL Stanley Cup Champion 2000-2001

Staff History

2010-11 Springfield FalconsAHLAsst. Coach
2011-12 Springfield FalconsAHLAsst. Coach
2012-13 Springfield FalconsAHLHead Coach
2013-14 Springfield FalconsAHLHead Coach
2014-15 Columbus Blue JacketsNHLAsst. Coach
2015-16 Columbus Blue JacketsNHLAsst. Coach
2016-17 Columbus Blue JacketsNHLAsst. Coach
2017-18 Columbus Blue JacketsNHLAsst. Coach
2018-19 Columbus Blue JacketsNHLAsst. Coach
2019-20 Columbus Blue JacketsNHLAsst. Coach
2020-21 Columbus Blue JacketsNHLAsst. Coach
2021-22 Columbus Blue JacketsNHLHead Coach