Stories tagged: bill peters
UPDATED: Wed., April 15, 2020
Bill Peters, who led the Spokane Chiefs to a 2008 Memorial Cup championship, has made a return to professional hockey by being appointed coach of Russian hockey club Avtomobilist Yekaterinburg
UPDATED: Thu., Dec. 12, 2019
NHL Seattle general manager Ron Francis said Wednesday he hopes to learn from his experiences with the Carolina Hurricanes and put fallout from the Bill Peters situation behind him.
UPDATED: Sat., Nov. 30, 2019
NHL Seattle GM Ron Francis says he took alleged physical abuse by coach Bill Peters ‘very seriously’, but doesn’t say what steps he took
NHL Seattle general manager Ron Francis released a statement Saturday saying he took alleged physical abuse by coach Bill Peters “very seriously” when both were working for the Carolina Hurricanes.
Fri., Nov. 29, 2019
Calgary coach Bill Peters, who led the Spokane Chiefs to a Memorial Cup in 2008, resigns amid allegations of slurs, player abuse in previous jobs.
UPDATED: Tue., Nov. 26, 2019
The NHL is investigating allegations of Calgary Flames coach Bill Peters directing racial slurs toward Akim Aliu, which the Nigerian-born player says happened a decade while the two were in …
Mon., April 23, 2018
CALGARY, Alberta – The Calgary Flames have hired Bill Peters as the team’s head coach. The Flames introduced Peters at a news conference on Monday at Scotiabank Saddledome. The 53-year-old …
Fri., April 20, 2018
The former Spokane Chiefs head coach went 137-138-53 in his lone head coaching job in the NHL. He had one season left on the contract extension he signed in 2016.
Wed., July 27, 2016
RALEIGH, N.C. – The Carolina Hurricanes signed coach Bill Peters to a contract extension through the 2018-19 season, general manager Ron Francis said Wednesday.
Fri., June 20, 2014
RALEIGH, N.C. – The Carolina Hurricanes have hired Detroit Red Wings assistant Bill Peters as their new coach. The team announced Peters’ hiring Thursday and said he would be introduced …