Category: NHL

Barry Trotz Leaves Washington Capitals After Winning Stanley Cup

Barry Trotz abruptly stepped down as coach of the Washington Capitals on Monday after he and the team could not agree to terms on a new contract, leaving the newly minted Stanley Cup champions without a coach as the draft approaches this week and free agency opens next month. “After careful consideration and consultation with…

Before Capitals’ Barry Trotz, here are other coaches who didn’t return after a championship victory

 Barry Trotz resigned as the coach of the Washington Capitals, the team announced Monday, less than a week after the team’s Stanley Cup championship parade.  In part of a statement via Trotz’s agent, the departing coach said: After careful consideration and consultation with my family, I am officially announcing my resignation as Head Coach of the Washington…