Soviet head coach Viktor Tikhonov at the player bench during the 1985 IIHF World Championship in Prague. Sergei Guneyev / RIA Novosti
MOSCOW – One of international hockey’s most successful coaches of all time, Viktor Tikhonov, died this morning in a hospital in Moscow after long illness. He was 84. The funeral will take place in Moscow on Thursday.
With Tikhonov the international hockey family lost its most decorated...
Pat Quinn passes away
Hockey great a success in NHL and world stage[more]
In one of his most recent coaching positions, Pat Quinn led Canada to gold at the 2009 IIHF World Junior Championship on home ice in Ottawa. Photo: Andre Ringuette / HHOF-IIHF Images
VANCOUVER – Another legendary coach passed away. On the same day of Viktor Tikhonov’s death on, news broke that Canadian coaching great Pat Quinn died at the age of 71 on Sunday...