By Tim Leone
It’s been a terrific June for AHL head coaches.
Manitoba Moose head coach Scott Arniel, who led his team to the Calder Cup finals in 2008-09, became head coach of the Columbus Blue Jackets.
And Hamilton Bulldogs head coach Guy Boucher, whose club produced the Western Conference’s best record during the 2009-10 regular season, became head coach of the Tampa Bay Lightning.
But there’s another AHL coaching apprentice the NHL needs to notice: Mark French.