Vancouver Canucks


Coaching History
Position Name Seasons DOB Specialty Hire Date End Date Fired?
Head Travis Green 2017 - Present 12/20/1970 Head 4/25/2017
Head Willie Desjardins 2014 - 2017 2/11/1957 Head 6/24/2014 4/10/2017 Y
Head John Tortorella 2013 - 2014 6/24/1958 Head 6/25/2013 5/1/2014 Y
Head Alain Vigneault 2006 - 2013 5/14/1961 Head 6/20/2006 5/22/2013 Y
Assistant Nolan Baumgartner 2017 - Present 3/23/1976 Defense, Penalty Kill 6/7/2017
Assistant Newell Brown 2017 - Present 2/14/1962 Forwards, Power Play 6/7/2017
Assistant Doug Jarvis 2016 - Present 3/24/1955 Power Play, Eye in the Sky 6/4/2016
Assistant Manny Malhotra 2017 - Present 5/18/1980 Development 5/17/2017
Assistant Perry Pearn 2014 - 2017 6/6/1951 Eye in the Sky 8/11/2014 4/10/2017 Y
Assistant Doug Lidster 2014 - 2017 10/18/1960 Defense 7/7/2014 4/10/2017 Y
Assistant Glen Gulutzan 2013 - 2016 8/12/1971 Power Play 7/23/2013 6/17/2016 N
Assistant Mike Sullivan 2013 - 2014 2/27/1968 Penalty Kill 7/23/2013 5/1/2014 Y
Associate Rick Bowness 2006 - 2013 1/25/1955 Defense 7/2/2006 5/22/2013 Y
Assistant Newell Brown 2010 - 2013 2/14/1962 Forwards, Power Play 2010 5/22/2013 Y
Assistant Ryan Walter 2008 - 2010 4/23/1958 Forwards, Power Play 6/17/2008 8/3/2010
Goaltending Ian Clark 2018 - Present 5/12/1966 Goaltending 7/2/2018
Goaltending Dan Cloutier 2016 - 2018 4/22/1976 Goaltending 6/14/2016 7/2/2018
Goaltending Roland Melanson 2010 - 2017 6/28/1960 Goaltending 6/22/2010 7/9/2017 N
Video Darryl Seward 2017 - Present Video 7/7/2017
Video Ben Cooper 2014 - 2017 4/18/1977 Video 8/1/2014 6/1/2017
Video Darryl Williams 2008 - 2014 2/9/1968 Video 8/12/2008 8/4/2014
Skills Glenn Carnegie 2009 - Present Skills 2009


Season by Season

2018-19
Position Name Seasons Specialty
Head Travis Green 2017 - Present Head
Assistant Nolan Baumgartner 2017 - Present Defense, Penalty Kill
Assistant Newell Brown 2017 - Present Forwards, Power Play
Assistant Doug Jarvis 2016 - Present Power Play, Eye in the Sky
Assistant Manny Malhotra 2017 - Present Development
Goaltending Ian Clark 2018 - Present Goaltending
Video Darryl Seward 2017 - Present Video
2017-18
Position Name Seasons Specialty
Head Travis Green 2017 - Present Head
Assistant Nolan Baumgartner 2017 - Present Defense, Penalty Kill
Assistant Newell Brown 2017 - Present Forwards, Power Play
Assistant Doug Jarvis 2016 - Present Power Play, Eye in the Sky
Assistant Manny Malhotra 2017 - Present Development
Goaltending Dan Cloutier 2016 - 2018 Goaltending
Video Darryl Seward 2017 - Present Video
2016-17
Position Name Seasons Specialty
Head Willie Desjardins 2014 - 2017 Head
Assistant Perry Pearn 2014 - 2017 Eye in the Sky
Assistant Doug Lidster 2014 - 2017 Defense, Penalty Kill
Assistant Doug Jarvis 2016 - Present Power Play, Eye in the Sky
Goaltending Dan Cloutier 2016 - 2018 Goaltending
Video Ben Cooper 2014 - 2017 Video
2015-16
Position Name Seasons Specialty
Head Willie Desjardins 2014 - 2017 Head
Assistant Perry Pearn 2014 - 2017 Eye in the Sky
Assistant Doug Lidster 2014 - 2017 Defense, Penalty Kill
Assistant Glen Gulutzan 2013 - 2016 Power Play
Goaltending Roland Melanson 2010 - 2017 Goaltending
Video Ben Cooper 2014 - 2017 Video
2014-15
Position Name Seasons Specialty
Head Willie Desjardins 2014 - 2017 Head
Assistant Perry Pearn 2014 - 2017 Eye in the Sky
Assistant Doug Lidster 2014 - 2017 Defense, Penalty Kill
Assistant Glen Gulutzan 2013 - 2016 Power Play
Goaltending Roland Melanson 2010 - 2017 Goaltending
Video Ben Cooper 2014 - 2017 Video
2013-14
Position Name Seasons Specialty
Head John Tortorella 2013 - 2014 Head
Assistant Mike Sullivan 2013 - 2014 Defense, Penalty Kill
Assistant Glen Gulutzan 2013 - 2016 Power Play
Goaltending Roland Melanson 2010 - 2017 Goaltending
Video Darryl Williams 2008 - 2014 Video
2012-13
Position Name Seasons Specialty
Head Alain Vigneault 2006 - 2013 Head
Associate Rick Bowness 2006 - 2013 Defense, Penalty Kill
Assistant Newell Brown 2010 - 2013 Forwards, Power Play
Goaltending Roland Melanson 2010 - 2017 Goaltending
Video Darryl Williams 2008 - 2014 Video
2011-12
Position Name Seasons Specialty
Head Alain Vigneault 2006 - 2013 Head
Associate Rick Bowness 2006 - 2013 Defense, Penalty Kill
Assistant Newell Brown 2010 - 2013 Forwards, Power Play
Goaltending Roland Melanson 2010 - 2017 Goaltending
Video Darryl Williams 2008 - 2014 Video
2010-11
Position Name Seasons Specialty
Head Alain Vigneault 2006 - 2013 Head
Associate Rick Bowness 2006 - 2013 Defense, Penalty Kill
Assistant Newell Brown 2010 - 2013 Forwards, Power Play
Goaltending Roland Melanson 2010 - 2017 Goaltending
Video Darryl Williams 2008 - 2014 Video


Head Coach History

Travis Green
DOB Hire Date 2018-19 Salary 2019-20 Salary 2020-21 Salary
December 20, 1970 April 25, 2017 $1,000,000 $1,000,000 $1,000,000
*Signed four year, $4,000,000 contract in April 2017
Record
Season Team League Position Games
Played
Win Loss Tie Overtime
Loss
Playoffs
2009-10 Portland Winterhawks WHL Assistant
2012-13 Portland Winterhawks WHL Assistant
2012-13 Portland Winterhawks WHL Head 47 37 8 0 2
2013-14 Utica Comets AHL Head 76 35 32 0 9 Missed Playoffs
2014-15 Utica Comets AHL Head 76 47 20 0 9 Lost in Calder Cup Final
2015-16 Utica Comets AHL Head 76 38 26 0 12 Lost in Round 1
2016-17 Utica Comets AHL Head 76 35 32 0 9 Missed Playoffs
2017-18 Vancouver Canucks NHL Head 82 31 40 0 11 Missed Playoffs
2018-19 Vancouver Canucks NHL Head



Willie Desjardins
DOB Hire Date Fire Date
February 11, 1975 June 23, 2014 April 10, 2017
Record
Season Team League Position Games
Played
Win Loss Tie Overtime
Loss
Playoffs
1987-88 U. of Calgary CWUAA Assistant
1990-91 U. of Calgary CWUAA Head 43 29 13 1 0
1994-95 Seibu Tetsudo JIHL Head 31 20 9 1
1995-96 Seibu Tetsudo JIHL Head 40 30 9 1 Won Championship
1997-98 Saskatoon Blades WHL Head 39 10 23 6
2000-01 Sapporo Snow Brand JIHL Head 40 21 17 2
2002-03 Medicine Hat Tigers WHL Head 72 29 34 2 7
2003-04 Medicine Hat Tigers WHL Head 72 40 20 9 3
2004-05 Medicine Hat Tigers WHL Head 72 45 21 4 2
2005-06 Medicine Hat Tigers WHL Head 72 47 16 0 9
2006-07 Medicine Hat Tigers WHL Head 72 52 17 0 3
2007-08 Medicine Hat Tigers WHL Head 72 43 22 0 7
2008-09 Medicine Hat Tigers WHL Head 72 36 29 0 7
2009-10 Medicine Hat Tigers WHL Head 72 41 23 0 8
2010-11 Dallas Stars NHL Associate
2011-12 Dallas Stars NHL Associate
2012-13 Texas Stars AHL Head 76 43 22 0 11 Lost in Round 2
2013-14 Texas Stars AHL Head 76 48 18 0 10 Won Calder Cup Championship
2014-15 Vancouver Canucks NHL Head 82 48 29 0 5 Lost in Round 1
2015-16 Vancouver Canucks NHL Head 82 31 38 0 13 Missed Playoffs
2016-17 Vancouver Canucks NHL Head 82 30 43 0 9 Missed Playoffs



John Tortorella
DOB Hire Date Fire Date Stanley Cup Championship Jack Adams Award
July 24, 1958 June 25, 2013 May 1, 2014 2003-04 2016-17
Record
Season Team League Position Games
Played
Win Loss Tie Overtime
Loss
Playoffs
1986-87 Virginia Lancers ACHL Head 58 36 19 3 0 Won Championship
1987-88 Virginia Lancers AAHL Head 43 37 5 0 1
1988-89 New Haven Nighthawks AHL Assistant
1989-90 Buffalo Sabres NHL Assistant
1990-91 Buffalo Sabres NHL Assistant
1991-92 Buffalo Sabres NHL Assistant
1992-93 Buffalo Sabres NHL Assistant
1993-94 Buffalo Sabres NHL Assistant
1994-95 Buffalo Sabres NHL Assistant
1995-96 Rochester Americans AHL Head 80 37 34 5 4 Won Calder Cup Final
1996-97 Rochester Americans AHL Head 80 40 30 9 1 Lost in Round 2
1997-98 Phoenix Coyotes NHL Assistant
1998-99 Phoenix Coyotes NHL Assistant
1999-00 New York Rangers NHL Assistant
1999-00 New York Rangers NHL Head 4 0 3 1 0 Missed Playoffs
*Hired as interim head coach in April 2000
2000-01 Tampa Bay Lightning NHL Head 43 12 27 1 3 Missed Playoffs
*Hired in 2000
2001-02 Tampa Bay Lightning NHL Head 82 27 40 11 4 Missed Playoffs
2002-03 Tampa Bay Lightning NHL Head 82 36 25 16 5 Lost in Round 2
2003-04 Tampa Bay Lightning NHL Head 82 46 22 8 6 Won Stanley Cup
2005-06 Tampa Bay Lightning NHL Head 82 43 33 0 6 Lost in Round 1
2006-07 Tampa Bay Lightning NHL Head 82 44 33 0 5 Lost in Round 1
2007-08 Tampa Bay Lightning NHL Head 82 31 42 0 9 Missed Playoffs
2008-09 New York Rangers NHL Head 21 12 7 0 2 Lost in Round 1
*Hired February 23, 2009
2009-10 New York Rangers NHL Head 82 38 33 0 11 Missed Playoffs
2010-11 New York Rangers NHL Head 82 44 33 0 5 Lost in Round 1
2011-12 New York Rangers NHL Head 82 51 24 0 7 Lost in Round 3
2012-13 New York Rangers NHL Head 48 26 18 0 4 Lost in Round 2
2013-14 Vancouver Canucks NHL Head 82 36 35 0 11 Missed Playoffs
2015-16 Columbus Blue Jackets NHL Head 75 34 33 0 8 Missed Playoffs
*Hired October 21, 2015
2016-17 Columbus Blue Jackets NHL Head 82 50 24 0 8 Lost in Round 1
2017-18 Columbus Blue Jackets NHL Head 82 45 30 0 7 Lost in Round 1
2018-19 Columbus Blue Jackets NHL Head



Alain Vigneault
DOB Hire Date Fire Date Jack Adams Award
May 14, 1961 June 20, 2006 May 22, 2013 2006-07
Record
Season Team League Position Games
Played
Win Loss Tie Overtime
Loss
Playoffs
1986-87 Trois-Rivieres Draveurs QMJHL Head 70 28 40 2 0
1987-88 Hull Olympiques QMJHL Head 70 43 23 4 0
1988-89 Hull Olympiques QMJHL Head 70 40 25 5 0
1989-90 Hull Olympiques QMJHL Head 70 36 29 5 0
1990-91 Hull Olympiques QMJHL Head 70 36 27 7 0
1991-92 Hull Olympiques QMJHL Head 70 41 24 5 0
1992-93 Ottawa Senators NHL Assistant
1993-94 Ottawa Senators NHL Assistant
1994-95 Ottawa Senators NHL Assistant
1995-96 Ottawa Senators NHL Assistant
1995-96 Beauport Harfangs QMJHL Head‡ 31 19 7 5 0
1996-97 Beauport Harfangs QMJHL Head 70 24 44 2 0
1997-98 Montreal Canadiens NHL Head 82 37 32 13 0 Lost in Round 2
1998-99 Montreal Canadiens NHL Head 82 32 39 11 0 Missed Playoffs
1999-00 Montreal Canadiens NHL Head 82 35 34 9 4 Missed Playoffs
2000-01 Montreal Canadiens NHL Head
*Fired in 2000
2003-04 Prince Edward Island Rocket QMJHL Head 70 40 19 5 6
2004-05 Prince Edward Island Rocket QMJHL Head 70 24 39 7 0
2005-06 Manitoba Moose AHL Head 80 44 24 0 12 Lost in Round 2
2006-07 Vancouver Canucks NHL Head 82 49 26 0 7 Lost in Round 2
2007-08 Vancouver Canucks NHL Head 82 39 33 0 10 Missed Playoffs
2008-09 Vancouver Canucks NHL Head 82 45 27 0 10 Lost in Round 2
2009-10 Vancouver Canucks NHL Head 82 49 28 0 5 Lost in Round 2
2010-11 Vancouver Canucks NHL Head 82 54 19 0 9 Lost in Stanley Cup Final
2011-12 Vancouver Canucks NHL Head 82 51 22 0 9 Lost in Round 1
2012-13 Vancouver Canucks NHL Head 48 26 15 0 7 Lost in Round 1
2013-14 New York Rangers NHL Head 82 45 31 0 6 Lost in Stanley Cup Final
2014-15 New York Rangers NHL Head 82 53 22 0 7 Lost in Conference Final
2015-16 New York Rangers NHL Head 82 46 27 0 9 Lost in Round 1
2016-17 New York Rangers NHL Head 82 48 28 0 6 Lost in Round 2
2017-18 New York Rangers NHL Head 82 34 39 0 9 Missed Playoffs
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