TFD: The new second longest-tenured NHL coach was hired in 2005
- Blog Post by: Michael Rand
- February 20, 2013 - 5:22 PM
Want proof? Well, Ruff used to be the longest-tenured head coach in the NHL. That distinction now belongs to Nashville's Barry Trotz, who was hired in 1998-99.
And the second-longest tenured coach is now Mike Babcock, who was hired in 2005 by Detroit.
Oh, NHL. Don't ever change.
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