BU Will Move Quickly

May 21, 2018 PRINT by Mike McMahon/Staff Writer (@MikeMcMahonCHN) Related Articles Carousel Boston University athletic director Drew Marrochello learned over the weekend that he has to hire a new coach for one of the most prominent positions in college hockey, now that BU’s David Quinn has accepted the head coaching position with the New York […]

BU’s Quinn Set to Become New York Rangers’ New Coach

May 19, 2018 PRINT by Adam Wodon/Managing Editor (@CHN_AdamWodon) (photo: Russ Hons) Related Articles David Quinn Boston University coach David Quinn has been offered a five-year deal to become next coach of the New York Rangers, according to sources. He is expected to accept, and the move will become finalized once Rangers general manager Jeff […]

Rolston Promoted to Full-Time Assistant at Providence

May 14, 2018 PRINT CHN Staff Report Related Articles PROVIDENCE, R.I. — Providence has promoted Ron Rolston to associate head coach, following a season in which he was the volunteer assistant. “We are thrilled to have Ron seamlessly transition to our full-time staff after volunteering with our program last year,” Providence coach Nate Leaman said. “Ron will […]

Air Force, Serratore Agree to New 5-Year Deal

May 8, 2018 PRINT CHN Staff Report Related Articles Air Force coach Frank Serratore has agreed to a new five-year contract, taking him through 2022-23. “Frank has built Air Force hockey into a nationally-recognized program both on and off the ice,” Air Force athletic director Jennifer Block said. “Air Force hockey players are some of […]

Montgomery to NHL; What Does It Mean For NCAA?

May 4, 2018 PRINT Expect NHL Trends to Keep Increasing by Adam Wodon/Managing Editor (@CHN_AdamWodon) Jim Montgomery’s hiring by the NHL’s Dallas Stars marks the second time now in the last four offseasons that an NCAA coach has been plucked away to hockey’s highest league. The numbers are still sparse — he’s just the fifth […]

Montgomery Officially Introduced as Dallas Stars Head Coach

May 4, 2018 PRINT CHN Staff Report Jim Montgomery (middle) after winning the 2017 national championship. (photo: Neil Ament) Related Articles Jim Montgomery The Dallas Stars made it official today, introducing Denver’s Jim Montgomery as the NHL team’s new head coach. Montgomery spent five seasons at Denver, compiling a 125-57-26 record and NCAA tournament appearances […]

Berry Inks New 5-Year Deal at North Dakota

May 4, 2018 PRINT CHN Staff Report Related Articles GRAND FORKS, N.D. — North Dakota coach Brad Berry has signed a new five-year contract, taking him through the 2022-23 season. Berry had one year left on the original four-year deal he signed. The new contract will give him a base salary of $400,000 per year. Berry took […]

Denver’s Montgomery Set To Become NHL Head Coach In Dallas

May 2, 2018 PRINT CHN Staff Report Denver’s Jim Montgomery is set to accept the head coaching job with the NHL’s Dallas Stars, according to multiple outlets. The official announcement is expected Friday. Montgomery has been head coach at Denver the last five seasons, compiling a 125-57-26 record, including two Frozen Fours and the 2017 […]

Largen Named New Head Coach at Alaska

April 30, 2018 PRINT Becomes Youngest Head Coach in D-I; Was Assistant Last Season CHN Staff Report Related Articles Carousel Alaska After a long-and-winding coaching search, assistant coach Erik Largen was promoted to head coach at Alaska today. Largen has been an assistant with the Nanooks for the past two seasons. He played for two […]

Hockey East ADs Vote to Change Playoff Format

April 25, 2018 PRINT by Mike McMahon/Staff Writer (@MikeMcMahonCHN) Hockey East will change its playoff format for the upcoming 2018-19 season, according to sources. The league’s athletic directors, meeting at the annual Coaches’ Convention in Naples, Fla., voted this week to eliminate the first round of the Hockey East playoffs, meaning that the top eight teams […]