Coaching legend takes over Italian national team[more]
Lou Vairo, a former head coach of the United States’ men’s and U20 national teams, will coach the Italian national team in the new season. Photo: IIHF Archive
MILAN – The Italian national team will eye for promotion to the top division with some celebrity in the coaching staff. Lou Vairo was named as new head coach and technical coordinator of hockey at the Italian Ice Sports Federation and will be assisted by Ivano Zanatta, Stefan Mair and Roberto...
Krikunov to coach Belarus
Salt Lake City “wizard” returns to lead national team[more]
The time-out before the sensation is perfect: Vladimir Krikunov and the Belarusian national team in the quarter-final against Sweden in the 2002 Olympic Winter Games. Photo: Gerry Thomas
MINSK – Vladimir Krikunov was named new head coach of the Belarusian national team. He succeeds Glen Hanlon, who left to coach the Swiss national team.