Rick Tocchet won two Stanley Cups and coached Sidney Crosby and Evgeni Malkin the past three seasons in Pittsburgh. So why would he leave one of the most successful franchises of the past decade to head a rebuilding squad?
“It’s an exciting hockey market,” Tocchet said about Arizona. “It’s a little bit underrated because of the situation they’ve been put in, but I think there is a lot of value. (July 13, 2017)