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Jim Montgomery

Born:June 30, 1969Draft:Undrafted
Hometown:Montreal, QCPosition:Center
Known For:Shoots:Right
National Team:CanadaCurrent Team:Boston Bruins (Head Coach)

James Peter Montgomery (born June 30, 1969) is a Canadian professional ice hockey coach and former player. He is the current head coach of the Boston Bruins of the National Hockey League (NHL), and formerly served as head coach of the Dallas Stars. During his playing career as a centre, he played in the NHL with the St. Louis Blues, Montreal Canadiens, Philadelphia Flyers, San Jose Sharks, and Dallas Stars.

Roope Hintz, Mats Zuccarello, Alexander Radulov, Jim Montgomery
Dallas Stars’ coach Jim Montgomery (AP Photo/Tony Gutierrez)

Jim Montgomery Statistics

Staff History

  • NCAA University of Notre Dame (Asst. Coach) – Volunteer 2005-2006
  • NCAA RPI (Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute) (Asst. Coach) 2006-2010
  • USHL Dubuque Fighting Saints (GM/Head Coach) 2010-2013
  • NCAA University of Denver (Head Coach) 2013-2018
  • NHL Dallas Stars (Head Coach) 2018-2019
  • NHL St. Louis Blues (Asst. Coach) 2020-2022
  • NHL Boston Bruins (Head Coach) 2022-present

Achievements

As a Player

  • AHL All-Star Game (1996, 1999)
  • AHL Calder Cup Champion (1998)
  • AHL Second All-Star Team (1996)
  • NCAA (Championship) Tournament MVP (1993)
  • NCAA (Championship) Winner (1993)
  • NCAA (East) Second All-American Team (1993)
  • NCAA (Hockey East) All Tournament Team (1992, 1993)
  • NCAA (Hockey East) All-Academic Team (1991, 1993)
  • NCAA (Hockey East) Champion (1992, 1993)
  • NCAA (Hockey East) First All-Star Team (1993)
  • NCAA (Hockey East) Tournament MVP (1993)
  • NCAA Top Collegiate Player (Hobey Baker Award) Finalist (1993)
  • NCAA (Hockey East) Second All-Star Team (1991, 1992)
  • NCAA (East) Second All-American Team (1991)
  • NCAA (Hockey East) All-Rookie Team (1990)
  • CJHL Second All-Star Team (1989)

As a Coach

  • NCAA (NCHC) Champion (2014, 2018)
  • NCAA (Championship) Winner (2017)
  • NCAA (NCHC) Reg. Season Champion (Penrose Cup) (2017)
  • NCAA (Overall) Coach of the Year (Spencer Penrose Trophy) (2017)
  • USHL General Manager of the Year (2013)
  • USHL Clark Cup Champion (2011)
  • USHL General Manager of the Year (2011)

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