Author - Jamie Kompon

Kompon has coached in the NHL for over 20 years, including championships in consecutive years with the LA Kings(2012) and Chicago Blackhawks(2013) as an Assistant Coach. His coaching career began with McGill University as an Assistant/Associate for 5 seasons before making the jump to professional hockey with the AHL’s Baltimore Bandits. He would then join the St. Louis Blues, where he spent 9 seasons as an Assistant, Video Coach, Conditioning Coach and Scout. After a a 2 year stint as GM/Head Coach of the Portland Winterhawks, Kompon would return to the NHL with the Winnipeg Jets, where he has spent the last three seasons as an Assistant to Paul Maurice.

No Excuses by Jamie Kompon

Jamie Kompon is an Assistant Coach with the Winnipeg Jets. In this instalment of FROM BEHIND THE BENCH, he shares with us his coaching journey, from a private boys...