I belive Al Arbour was the best coach ever because he won about 800 games i believe and won 4 consecutive Stanley cups all with the New York Islanders.
Al Arbour was a great coach and he did have 749 wins as well as 123 in the playoffs including 4 consecutive Stanley Cups.
Anyone who follows the NHL would have to say that the best coach of all time was Scotty Bowman.
Teams he coached won 9 Stanley Cups, 1,244 wins and 223 playoff wins (all NHL records) his resume speaks for itself. He coached some of the greatest players to ever play during his days with St. Louis, Buffalo, Montreal, Pittsburgh and Detroit.
We tend to think of greatness in coaches according to their won/loss stats. But I think some coaches were great simply because of their ability to instill production among players who were not the top stars. The Philadelphia Flyers of the mid 70's won two Stanley Cups over other teams that (on paper) far outshone them. It was Fred Shero who made those Flyers gutsy winners. I rate Shero as being among the greatest of NHL coaches for his ability to draw out the very best from his squads.
because all of the coaches who are qualified enough to coach in the nhl are male
the greatest actor of all time is Amithah Bachan
The best nhl goalie of all time would be between: Martin Brodeur, Patrick Roy, and,The one that i think is the best but is arguable is Ken Dryden
Former NHL player Doug Shedden currently coaches EV Zug, but I don't believe he actually played in the Swiss league.
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Coyotes Goalie coach (Grant Fuhr) is black.
Arguably the greatest people behind gymnastics are the coaches and assistant coaches, many of whom are volunteers, who support the sport at grass-roots level.
ESPN 25 Who's 1 - 2004 Greatest Coaches was released on: USA: 27 July 2004
Currently Mike Babcock of the Detroit Red Wings and Alain Vigneault of the New York Rangers are paid $2,000,000 for their salaries. These two coaches are shown as the highest because their salaries are made public. Many NHL head coaches salaries are undisclosed to the public.