Boston Bruins


Coaching History
Position Name Seasons DOB Specialty Hire Date End Date Fired?
Head Bruce Cassidy 2017-Present 5/20/1965 Head 2/7/2017
Head Claude Julien 2007 - 2017 4/23/1960 Head 6/22/2007 2/7/2017 Y
Assistant Bruce Cassidy 2016 - 2017 5/20/1965 Defense, Penatly Kill 5/24/2016 2/7/2017 N
Assistant Jay Pandolfo 2016 - Present 12/27/1974 Eye in the Sky, Forwards 5/24/2016
Assistant Joe Sacco 2014 - Present 2/4/1969 Forwads, Power Play 7/24/2014
Assistant Kevin Dean 2017 - Present 4/1/1969 Defense, Penalty Kill 6/13/2017
Assistant Doug Jarvis 2010 - 2016 3/24/1955 Eye in the Sky 8/4/2010 5/24/2016 Y
Assistant Doug Houda 2006 - 2016 6/3/1966 Defense, Penalty Kill 7/25/2006 4/14/2016 Y
Assistant Geoff Ward 2007 - 2014 4/8/1962 Forwards, Power Play 8/1/2007 6/19/2014 N
Goaltending Bob Essensa 2003 - Present 1/14/1965 Goaltending 9/9/2003
Video J.P. Buckley 2015 - Present Video 9/12/2015
Video Jeremy Rogalski 2010 - 2015 Video September 1, 2010 9/12/2015 N


Season by Season

2018-19
Position Name Seasons Specialty
Head Bruce Cassidy 2017 - Present Head
Assistant Jay Pandolfo 2016 - Present Eye in the Sky, Forwards
Assistant Joe Sacco 2014 - Present Forwards, Power Play
Assistant Kevin Dean 2017 - Present Defense, Penalty Kill
Goaltending Bob Essensa 2003 - Present Goaltending
Video J.P. Buckley 2015 - Present Video
2017-18
Position Name Seasons Specialty
Head Bruce Cassidy 2017 - Present Head
Assistant Jay Pandolfo 2016 - Present Eye in the Sky, Forwards
Assistant Joe Sacco 2014 - Present Forwards, Power Play
Assistant Kevin Dean 2017 - Present Defense, Penalty Kill
Goaltending Bob Essensa 2003 - Present Goaltending
Video J.P. Buckley 2015 - Present Video
2016-17
Position Name Seasons Specialty
Head Claude Julien 2007 - 2017 Head
Head Bruce Cassidy 2017 - Present Head
Assistant Jay Pandolfo 2016 - Present Eye in the Sky / Forwards
Assistant Joe Sacco 2014 - Present Forwards, Power Play / Defense, Penalty Kill
Assistant Bruce Cassidy 2016 - 2017 Defense, Penalty Kill
Goaltending Bob Essensa 2003 - Present Goaltending / Eye in the Sky
Video J.P. Buckley 2015 - Present Video
2015-16
Position Name Seasons Specialty
Head Claude Julien 2007 - 2017 Head
Assistant Joe Sacco 2014 - Present Forwards, Power Play
Assistant Doug Jarvis 2010 - 2016 Eye in the Sky
Assistant Doug Houda 2006 - 2016 Defense, Penalty Kill
Goaltending Bob Essensa 2003 - Present Goaltending
Video J.P. Buckley 2015 - Present Video
2014-15
Position Name Seasons Specialty
Head Claude Julien 2007 - 2017 Head
Assistant Joe Sacco 2014 - Present Forwards, Power Play
Assistant Doug Jarvis 2010 - 2016 Eye in the Sky
Assistant Doug Houda 2006 - 2016 Defense, Penalty Kill
Goaltending Bob Essensa 2003 - Present Goaltending
Video Jeremy Rogalski 2010 - 2015 Video
2013-14
Position Name Seasons Specialty
Head Claude Julien 2007 - 2017 Head
Assistant Geoff Ward 2007 - 2014 Forwards, Power Play
Assistant Doug Jarvis 2010 - 2016 Eye in the Sky
Assistant Doug Houda 2006 - 2016 Defense, Penalty Kill
Goaltending Bob Essensa 2003 - Present Goaltending
Video Jeremy Rogalski 2010 - 2015 Video
2012-13
Position Name Seasons Specialty
Head Claude Julien 2007 - 2017 Head
Assistant Geoff Ward 2007 - 2014 Forwards, Power Play
Assistant Doug Jarvis 2010 - 2016 Eye in the Sky
Assistant Doug Houda 2006 - 2016 Defense, Penalty Kill
Goaltending Bob Essensa 2003 - Present Goaltending
Video Jeremy Rogalski 2010 - 2015 Video
2011-12
Position Name Seasons Specialty
Head Claude Julien 2007 - 2017 Head
Assistant Geoff Ward 2007 - 2014 Forwards, Power Play
Assistant Doug Jarvis 2010 - 2016 Eye in the Sky
Assistant Doug Houda 2006 - 2016 Defense, Penalty Kill
Goaltending Bob Essensa 2003 - Present Goaltending
Video Jeremy Rogalski 2010 - 2015 Video
2010-11
Position Name Seasons Specialty
Head Claude Julien 2007 - 2017 Head
Assistant Geoff Ward 2007 - 2014 Forwards, Power Play
Assistant Doug Jarvis 2010 - 2016 Eye in the Sky
Assistant Doug Houda 2006 - 2016 Defense, Penalty Kill
Goaltending Bob Essensa 2003 - Present Goaltending
Video Jeremy Rogalski 2010 - 2015 Video


Head Coach History

Bruce Cassidy
DOB Hire Date 2018-19 Salary
May 20, 1965 February 7, 2017 Unknown
*Extended in April 2017
Record
Season Team League Position Games
Played
Win Loss Tie Overtime
Loss
Playoffs
1996-97 Jacksonville Lizard Kings ECHL Head 50 15 25 10 0
1997-98 Jacksonville Lizard Kings ECHL Head 70 35 29 0 6
1998-99 Indianapolis Ice IHL Head 82 33 37 0 12
1999-00 Trenton Titans ECHL Head 70 37 29 0 4
2000-01 Grand Rapids Griffins IHL Head 82 53 22 0 7
2001-02 Grand Rapids Griffins AHL Head 80 42 27 11 0
2002-03 Washington Capitals NHL Head 82 39 29 8 6
2003-04 Washington Capitals NHL Head 25 8 16 1 0
*Fired in 2003
2005-06 Chicago Blackhawks NHL Assistant
2006-07 Kingston Frontenacs OHL Head 68 31 30 0 7
2007-08 Kingston Frontenacs OHL Head 12 2 9 0 1
2008-09 Providence Bruins AHL Assistant
2009-10 Providence Bruins AHL Assistant
2010-11 Providence Bruins AHL Assistant
2011-12 Providence Bruins AHL Head 76 35 34 0 7
2012-13 Providence Bruins AHL Head 76 50 21 0 5 Missed Playoffs
2013-14 Providence Bruins AHL Head 76 40 25 0 11 Lost in Round 2
2014-15 Providence Bruins AHL Head 76 41 26 0 9 Lost in Round 1
2015-16 Providence Bruins AHL Head 76 41 22 0 13 Lost in Round 1
2016-17 Boston Bruins NHL Assistant
2016-17 Boston Bruins NHL Head 27 18 8 0 1 Lost in Round 1
*Promoted February 7, 2017
2017-18 Boston Bruins NHL Head 82 50 20 0 12 Lost in Round 2
2018-19 Boston Bruins NHL Head



Claude Julien
DOB Hire Date Fire Date Stanley Cup Championship Jack Adams Award
April 23, 1960 June 22, 2007 February 7, 2017 2010-11 2008-09
Record
Season Team League Position Games
Played
Win Loss Tie Overtime
Loss
Playoffs
1996-97 Hull Olympiques QMJHL Head 70 48 19 3 0
2000-01 Hamilton Bulldogs AHL Head 80 28 41 6 5 Missed Playoffs
2001-02 Hamilton Bulldogs AHL Head 80 37 30 10 3 Lost in Conference Final
2002-03 Hamilton Bulldogs AHL Head 45 33 6 3 3
2002-03 Montreal Canadiens NHL Head 36 12 16 4 4 Missed Playoffs
*Hired January 17, 2003
2003-04 Montreal Canadiens NHL Head 82 41 30 7 4 Lost in Round 2
2005-06 Montreal Canadiens NHL Head 41 19 16 6 0
*Fired January 14, 2006
2006-07 New Jersey Devils NHL Head 79 47 24 0 8 Lost in Round 2
*Fired April 2, 2007
2007-08 Boston Bruins NHL Head 82 41 29 0 12 Lost in Round 1
2008-09 Boston Bruins NHL Head 82 53 19 0 10 Lost in Round 2
2009-10 Boston Bruins NHL Head 82 39 30 0 13 Lost in Round 2
2010-11 Boston Bruins NHL Head 82 46 25 0 11 Won Stanley Cup
2011-12 Boston Bruins NHL Head 82 49 29 0 4 Lost in Round 1
2012-13 Boston Bruins NHL Head 48 28 14 0 6 Lost in Stanley Cup Final
2013-14 Boston Bruins NHL Head 82 54 19 0 9 Lost in Round 2
2014-15 Boston Bruins NHL Head 82 41 27 0 14 Missed Playoffs
2015-16 Boston Bruins NHL Head 82 42 31 0 9 Missed Playoffs
2016-17 Boston Bruins NHL Head 55 26 23 0 6
*Fired February 7, 2017
2016-17 Montreal Canadiens NHL Head 24 16 7 0 1 Lost in Round 1
*Fired February 14, 2007
2017-18 Montreal Canadiens NHL Head 82 29 40 0 13 Missed Playoffs
2018-19 Montreal Canadiens NHL Head
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