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Kevin Dineen

Born:October 28, 1963Draft:1982 Whalers 56th Overall
Hometown:Quebec City, QuebecPosition:Right Wing
Known For:Shoots:Right
National Team:CanadaCurrent Team:

Kevin William Dineen (born October 28, 1963) is a Canadian professional ice hockey coach and former player. As of 2021, Dineen is the head coach of the Utica Comets in the American Hockey League (AHL). Dineen played 18 NHL seasons for five different teams, predominantly for the Hartford Whalers. Dineen previously served as the head coach for the Florida Panthers and assistant coach of the Chicago Blackhawks. He was born in Quebec City, Quebec.

Years as a NHL player: 1984-2002

Years as a NHL coach: 2011-2013

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Kevin Dineen with the Hartford Whalers

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  • IIHF World Championships Silver Medal (1985)
  • NHL All-Star Game (1988, 1989)