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Boudreau’s Success Paved the Way for Anderson

From Mike Brophy at The Hockey News,

John Anderson just may want to send his old pal Bruce Boudreau a thank-you card.

Given Boudreau’s success this season – he was named NHL coach of the year after a lengthy coaching stint in the minors – it made it easy for the Atlanta Thrashers to sign Anderson as their new coach.

Like Boudreau, Anderson has been a great success story in the minors, winning five championships including the American League crown this year with the Chicago Wolves.

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And if you really want to get to know John Anderson, you can check out his recent experience getting a makeover. From spa treatments to new suits, it seems Anderson was getting ‘dressed for success’ even before he got tapped for the Thrashers’ job. Video below:

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*hat-tip to Illegal Curve for pointing to the Brophy story

Filed in: NHL Teams, Atlanta Thrashers, Washington Capitals, | KK Hockey | Permalink
  Tags: bruce+boudreau, john+anderson

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