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Penguins Name Bill Guerin Player Development Coach

From the Penguins:

The Pittsburgh Penguins have hired former player and Stanley Cup champion Bill Guerin as player development coach, it was announced today by Executive Vice President and General Manager Ray Shero.

In his new role, Guerin, 40, will be responsible for working with young prospects throughout the Penguins’ organization – assisting in the development of players in the minor leagues as well as junior and college hockey.

Guerin played 18 NHL seasons for eight teams, recording 429 goals and 427 assists for 856 points and winning two Stanley Cups.

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Tony any scuttlebutt on who the PP coach will be?

Posted by Evilpens on 06/08/11 at 02:49 PM ET

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They haven’t met my contact demands yet…. wink

No, no idea….

Posted by Tony from Virginia Beach, VA on 06/08/11 at 02:51 PM ET

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hahaha LOL

Posted by Evilpens on 06/08/11 at 02:58 PM ET

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great news!!! love billy g, and glad to see he is sticking around.

Posted by gretzky_to_lemieux on 06/08/11 at 03:29 PM ET

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Bylsma said he was open to the idea of bringing in a powerplay coach, I haven’t seen him or Shero say they will have a powerplay coach next season.

Posted by NathanBC on 06/08/11 at 03:44 PM ET

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NathanBC There in Lies the Problem !! Bylsma EGO !

Posted by Evilpens on 06/08/11 at 03:52 PM ET

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