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Brian Sutter

Born:October 7, 1956Draft:1976 Blues 20th Overall
Hometown:Viking, AlbertaPosition:Left Wing
Known For:Sutter BrothersShoots:Left
National Team:CanadaCurrent Team:Retired

Brian Louis Allen Sutter (born October 7, 1956) is a Canadian former ice hockey forward and former head coach in the National Hockey League (NHL). Brian is the second oldest of the famous Sutter brothers and the oldest of the six that played in the NHL. He is also the only one to have his number retired by an NHL team.

Brian Sutter St. Louis Blues
Brian Sutter, St. Louis Blues (Photo by Steve Babineau/NHLI via Getty Images)

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Staff History

  • NHL, St. Louis Blues, Head Coach (1988-1992)
  • NHL, Boston Bruins, Head Coach (1992-1995)
  • NHL, Calgary Flames, Head Coach (1997-2000)
  • NHL, Chicago Blackhawks, Head Coach (2001-2004)
  • Chinook HL, Bentley Generals, Head Coach (2006-2007, 2009-2012)
  • WHL, Red Deer Rebels, Head Coach (2007-2008)
  • Chinook HL/ACHW/RHL, Innisfall Eagles, Head Coach (2011-present)


  • NHL All-Star Game (1982, 1983, 1985)
  • Jack Adams Award (1991)
  • Chinook HL Allan Cup (2010)