The Calgary Flames have named Stockton Warmth head coach Cail MacLean as an assistant coach on their NHL employees.
MacLean, 44, heads to the Flames following three seasons as the pinnacle coach of Calgary’s AHL affiliate in Stockton, throughout which era he guided the Warmth to a report of 72-65-10-6. MacLean first joined the group in 2011 and spent two seasons as an assistant coach with the AHL’s Abbotsford Warmth earlier than serving as head coach of the ECHL’s Adirondack Thunder for 2 seasons. He went to Stockton as an assistant in 2017-18 earlier than being elevated to go coach.
MacLean joins affiliate coach Kirk Muller, assistant coach Ryan Huska, goaltending coach Jason LaBarbera and video coach Jamie Pringle on head coach Darryl Sutter’s employees.
A local of Middleton, N.S., MacLean performed 207 video games within the AHL over an 11-year skilled profession. His greatest AHL season got here with the Hershey Bears in 2002-03, when he tallied 16 objectives and 13 assists in 74 video games.