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Ryan McGill

Born:Feb. 28, 1969Draft:1987, Chicago Blackhawks, #29 Overall
Hometown:Sherwood Park, AB, CANPosition:D
Known For:Coaching careerShoots/Catches:Right
National Team:Canada

Ryan Clifford McGill (born February 28, 1969) is a Canadian former professional ice hockey player, and current assistant coach with the New Jersey Devils of the National Hockey League (NHL). He played in 151 games in the NHL with the Chicago BlackhawksPhiladelphia Flyers, and Edmonton Oilers between 1991 and 1995. McGill’s playing career ended prematurely as a result of an eye injury.

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Ryan McGill with the Owen Sound Attack (Photo by Terry Wilson / OHL Images)

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Staff History

  • Edmonton Ice (WHL)- Assistant Coach 1996-1998
  • Edmonton Ice (WHL)- Head Coach 1998
  • Kootenay Ice (WHL)- Head Coach 1998-2002, 2012-2015
  • Hartford Wolf Pack (AHL)- Head Coach 2002-2005
  • Omaha Ak-Sar-Ben Knights (AHL)- Head Coach 2005-2007
  • Quad City Flames (AHL)- Head Coach 2007-2009
  • Calgary Flames (NHL)- Assistant Coach 2009-2011
  • WHL All-Stars (Junior Super Series)- Assistant Coach 2013-2014
  • Canada U20 (WJC U20)- Assistant Coach 2013-2014
  • Owen Sound Attack (OHL)- Head Coach 2015-2017
  • Vegas Golden Knights (NHL)- Assistant Coach 2017-2022
  • New Jersey Devils (NHL)- Assistant Coach 2022-2023


  • CHL Memorial Cup Champion 1987-1988
  • IHL Second All-Star Team 1990-1991