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Luke Richardson

Born:March 26, 1969Draft:1987 Maple Leafs #7 Overall
Hometown:Ottawa, ONPosition:D
Known For:Shoots:Left
National Team:CanadaCurrent Team:Montreal Canadiens (Asst. Coach)

Luke Glen Richardson MSC (born March 26, 1969) is a Canadian professional ice hockey coach and former player. Richardson currently serves as an assistant coach of the Montreal Canadiens of the National Hockey League (NHL). Prior to his coaching career, Richardson played as a defenceman in the NHL for 21 seasons.

Luke Richardson, Assistant Coach of the Montreal Canadiens (Photo by Andre Ringuette/Freestyle Photo/Getty Images)

Luke Richardson Statistics

Coaching History

  • NHL Ottawa Senators (Asst. Coach) 2008-2012
  • AHL Binghamton Senators (Head Coach) 2012-2016
  • Deutschland Cup Team Canada (Asst. Coach) 2017
  • Spengler Cup Team Canada (Head Coach) 2017
  • NHL New York Islanders (Asst. Coach) 2017-2018
  • NHL Montreal Canadiens (Asst. Coach) 2018-present


  • Captain of the Blue Jackets (2003-2006)
  • World Championship Silver Medal (1996)
  • World Championship Gold Medal (1994)