Coyotes name longtime actor Tocchet coach
The Coyotes have named former Arizona actor Rick Tocchet as their new conduct coach.
The Stanley Cup champions hired newly inaugurated Hockey Hall of Famer Mark Recchi to take over Tocchet’s position on Tuesday, only moments after a Coyotes done Tocchet’s employing official.
Recchi, 49, is a 12th-leading scorer in NHL history, racking adult 1,533 points during a 22-year career that enclosed stops with Pittsburgh, Philadelphia and Montreal. Recchi won Stanley Cups with Pittsburgh (1991), Carolina (2006) and Boston (2011) as a player.
Recchi spent a past 3 years as a actor growth manager with a Penguins and was recently promoted to executive of actor development.
He will concentration on operative with a team’s forwards and assisting conduct manager Mike Sullivan coordinate a energy play.