Trotz tells NHL.com why he won’t coach next season

Barry Trotz will not coach in the NHL next season, saying he’s certain he’s not in a position to give the time and commitment required to do any job to his standard. In an exclusive interview with NHL.com on Friday, the 59-year-old said he wrestled long and hard with the decision about taking another job … Read more

Brunette wants to return as Panthers coach, GM not ready to commit

SUNRISE, Fla. – Andrew Brunette said he hopes to remain coach of the Florida Panthers next season after guiding them to the Presidents’ Trophy this season, but general manager Bill Zito said he was not yet ready to make that commitment. Brunette became coach on Oct. 29. He replaced Joel Quenneville, who resigned after being … Read more

Maple Leafs coach Keefe, GM Dubas to return next season

They received a vote of confidence despite Toronto losing its first Stanley Cup Playoff series for a sixth consecutive season. Shanahan also said he does not expect significant changes to the roster in the offseason. “I think it’s important to state that I see both of them (Keefe and Dubas) as being extremely important in … Read more