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Rick Bowness

Born:January 25, 1955Draft:1975 Atlanta Flames, 26th Overall
Hometown:Moncton, NB, CANPosition:Right Wing
Known For:Shoots:Right
National Team:CanadaCurrent Team:Winnipeg Jets (Head Coach)

Richard Gary Bowness (born January 25, 1955) is a Canadian professional ice hockey coach and former player. He is currently the head coach for the Winnipeg Jets of the National Hockey League (NHL). Bowness played right wing for the Atlanta Flames, Detroit Red Wings, St. Louis Blues, and original Winnipeg Jets and Central Hockey League, American Hockey League, and Quebec Major Junior Hockey League teams. Bowness has been a head coach for the original Winnipeg Jets, Boston Bruins, Ottawa Senators, New York Islanders, Phoenix Coyotes, Dallas Stars, and associate coach with the Vancouver Canucks and Tampa Bay Lightning.

Years as a NHL player: 1975-1984

Years as a NHL coach: 1989-present

Rick Bowness Dallas Stars
Rick Bowness, Dallas Stars Head Coach (Amy Irvin / The Hockey Writers)

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