Join Steve Spott & the Coaches’ Site at the OMHA AGM

There’s nothing we enjoy more than hitting the road and speaking with the men and women on the front lines of grassroots hockey. On June 9th and 10th, we are excited to have the opportunity to do just that at the Ontario Minor Hockey Association’s Annual General Meeting. And we’re not coming alone. As part […]

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Job Posting: Head Coach NEBC Trackers

The NEBC District & Yukon Trackers is a Midget T1 Hockey Team registered as a Tier 1 club within BC Hockey. The Team is based out of North-East British Columbia (Dawson Creek and Fort St John) with players from the Yukon also eligible to participate within. The Trackers play within a Major AA league known […]

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Job Posting: NSWC Call for Coaches

The North Shore Winter Club is looking for qualified hockey coaches to fill positions for the upcoming 2017/18 Hockey Season. The North Shore Winter Club is a celebrated family athletic club located at the bottom of Mountain Highway in North Vancouver. Our Minor Hockey Program is looking to hire coaches at all levels. The NSWC […]

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Job Posting: Burnaby Winter Club Call for Coaches

The Burnaby Winter Club (BWC), considered amongst the most prestigious Minor Hockey Associations in Western Canada, is currently accepting applications for coaching positions for the 2017-18 season. The BWC continues its tradition of excellence with a major emphasis on skill acquisition and long term development. BWC Coaches throughout the years have helped develop players that […]

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TCS Managing Director Aaron Wilbur on Fan 960 talking Vancouver Canucks Hiring Travis Green

“It’s going to help having someone who’s familiar with the younger players in organization.” For The Coaches’ Site founder Aaron Wilbur, the move by the Vancouver Canucks to hire Travis Green as their new head coach signals that the club has embraced full rebuild mode. It’s difficult to remain competitive while also inserting numerous rookies […]

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FROM BEHIND THE BENCH: Finding Identity by Sven Butenschon

Sven Butenschon started playing hockey in 1993 with the WHL Brandon Wheat Kings. After 17 years with stints in the AHL, NHL, and DEL, he decided to make a change. Not long after, Butenschon was behind the bench as assistant coach of the University of British Columbia Thunderbirds. Within a year, he was head coach. […]

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Job Posting: Vancouver Thunderbirds Call for Coaches

The Vancouver Thunderbird Minor Hockey Association is looking for qualified minor hockey coaches to fill coaching positions for all streams of the Association – Rep, Recreational and Initiation – for the upcoming 2017/18 Hockey Season.  Vancouver Thunderbirds, which is based on the west side of Vancouver, is one of the largest minor hockey associations in […]

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We are headed to Florida for the AHCA convention

A hockey coaches’ convention? In Florida? Surrounded by smart hockey people committed to growing the game and improving the experience of the players from the grassroots level on up? Count us in. The Coaches’ Site is proud to announce we’re returning to the AHCA coaches’ convention in Naples, Florida at the end of April. The […]

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FROM BEHIND THE BENCH: Effort Not Outcome with Jeff DeGree

Head Coach Jeff DeGree has always had a passion for hockey, which explains why he is at the helm of the Colorado State University Rams. However, the road to his coaching assignment wasn’t your typical climb through the ranks. Instead, it includes a 25-year stint as a criminal defence lawyer. Needless to say, he’s not […]

FROM BEHIND THE BENCH: Into the Wild by Bliss Littler

Bliss Littler had 12 years’ experience in the United States Hockey League (with the Omaha Lancers, Tri-City Storm and Topeka Scarecrows) and held USA Hockey’s all-time junior hockey record for career wins before he joined the Wenatchee Wild. After leaving Omaha, it was a non-compete clause in the USHL that limited his options and nudged […]