Russell Named Assistant Coach For Ice Pilots

PENSACOLA, Fla. – The Pensacola Ice Pilots announced that they have hired Phil Russell as an assistant coach for head coach John Marks, who was hired by the team on Apr. 26.

Since retiring after a career that included 15 seasons in the National Hockey League, Russell has worked as either a coach or scout, including 2004-06 as an assistant coach for Springfield of the American Hockey League.

Team Press Release