When the NHL pulled out of the Olympics, so too did the administration and training staffs that have been set to guide Crew Canada. Doug Armstrong had been introduced in to function normal supervisor, whereas Jon Cooper was alleged to function head coach. Since they’ll be busy with NHL duties, Hockey Canada picked a brand new pair of acquainted faces to guide this system.
will function Crew Canada GM for the upcoming Olympics, joined by assistant normal supervisor Scott Salmond, a member of Hockey Canada’s government workers. The teaching workers will formally be led by Claude Julien, together with assistants Jeremy Colliton, Nolan Baumgartner and Tyler Dietrich. Tom Renney, Hockey Canada’s CEO, launched this assertion:
“We’re excited to announce our skilled administration group and training workers that can lead Canada’s Males’s Olympic Crew on the 2022 Olympics. With lower than a month till the lads’s event will get underway on the Olympics, we’re excited to proceed working with your complete workers because it prepares to characterize Canada and construct a roster that Canadians can assist because it seems to be to convey residence an Olympic gold medal.”
Doan and Julien have been simple decisions after main the Canadian contingent on the latest Channel One Cup, an occasion that was mainly a backup plan for Olympic preparation ought to the NHL determine to drag out. Doan additionally has loads of worldwide expertise and even participated within the 2006 Olympics with Canada. Julien was an assistant on the 2014 squad and has additionally been a part of a number of different Canadian teaching staffs over time.
Within the launch, Salmond says that he seems to be ahead to “unveiling the roster within the coming weeks” however doesn’t give a agency date for the announcement. The event begins for Canada on Feb. 10, set to tackle Germany.