Kelly McCrimmon, the owner, general manager and head coach of the Brandon Wheat Kings, has told the Brandon Sun that he won’t be making any coaching changes. That means that McCrimmon will return as head coach, with Dwayne Gylywoychuk and Darren Ritchie as the assistants.
The OHL’s Barrie Colts have hired former NHLer Dan Cloutier as their goaltending coach. Cloutier, 34, spent 10 seasons in the NHL. He replaces Piero Greco, who now is with the Kitchener Rangers.
Once upon a time, Pat Forciea was hoping to purchase the Portland Winterhawks. That never happened. If you’re wondering what ever happened to Forciea, check out his story right here.