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Nolan Baumgartner

Born:May 23, 1976Draft:1994, Washington Capitals, #10 Overall
Hometown:Calgary, AB, CANPosition:D
Known For:Coaching careerShoots/Catches:Right
National Team:Canada

Nolan Baumgartner (born March 23, 1976) is a Canadian former professional ice hockey defenceman. He was formerly an assistant coach with the Vancouver Canucks of the NHL and is now an assistant coach with the Manitoba Moose of the American Hockey League (AHL). Baumgartner was selected by the Washington Capitals in the 1st round (10th overall) of the 1994 NHL Entry Draft. He played parts of ten seasons in the NHL for six different teams. Baumgartner played only one full season in the NHL, 2005–06 with the Vancouver Canucks, and spent most of his playing career in the AHL.

Brad Shaw, Nolan Baumgartner Vancouver Canucks
Brad Shaw, Nolan Baumgartner, assistant coaches of the Vancouver Canucks (Amy Irvin / The Hockey Writers)

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Staff History

  • Chicago Wolves (AHL)- Assistant Coach 2012-2013
  • Utica Comets (AHL)- Assistant Coach 2013-2017
  • Vancouver Canucks (NHL)- Assistant Coach 2017-2021
  • Team Canada (OG)- Assistant Coach 2021-2022
  • Manitoba Moose (AHL)- Assistant Coach 2022-present


  • CHL Memorial Cup All-Star Team 1993-1994
  • CHL Memorial Cup Champion 1993-1994
  • WHL Champion 1993-1994
  • CHL Defenseman of the Year 1994-1995
  • CHL First All-Star Team 1994-1995
  • CHL Memorial Cup All-Star Team 1994-1995
  • CHL Memorial Cup Champion 1994-1995
  • U20 WJC Gold Medal 1994-1995
  • WHL (West) First All-Star Team 1994-1995
  • WHL Champion 1994-1995
  • WHL Playoffs MVP 1994-1995
  • WHL Top Defenseman (Bill Hunter Trophy) 1994-1995
  • U20 WJC All-Star Team 1995-1996
  • U20 WJC Gold Medal 1995-1996
  • WHL (West) First All-Star Team 1995-1996
  • WHL Top Defenseman (Bill Hunter Trophy) 1995-1996
  • AHL All-Star Game 2004-2005
  • AHL All-Star Game 2006-2007
  • AHL All-Star Game 2009-2010
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