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Author - John Riley
John Riley is a Player Development Coach for the Philadelphia Flyers. His primary responsibility is the development and advancement of the team's forwards prospects. Prior to his current role, John worked as an amateur scout for the team from 2008 to 2013. John spent two seasons as an assistant coach at Princeton University and also worked at Yale and Iona College. Additionally, John spent 13 years in the New England prep school world, serving as a math teacher and head coach Kingswood-Oxford, and Brunswick school, in Connecticut. John has an extensive background with USA Hockey at the regional and national levels. He served as director of player development for the Atlantic District for many years, and worked as a scout for the USNTDP.