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Sport Arizona Coyotes hire Shane Doan as Chief Hockey Development Officer

07:45  12 january  2021
07:45  12 january  2021 Source:   prohockeyrumors.com

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Shane Doan , perhaps the most recognizable Arizona Coyotes player of all time, has rejoined the organization as Chief Hockey Development Officer . Doan , 44, actually started his career when the franchise was still known as the Winnipeg Jets, playing 74 games in the 1995-96 season before the

GLENDALE, ARIZONA --- The Arizona Coyotes announced today that former Coyotes Captain Shane Doan has been hired by the club to serve as its Chief Hockey Development Officer . Doan will report directly to Coyotes President & CEO Xavier Gutierrez and will serve as a strategic advisor to

The relationship has been mended. Shane Doan, perhaps the most recognizable Arizona Coyotes player of all time, has rejoined the organization as Chief Hockey Development Officer. He will report directly to team president Xavier Gutierrez and serve as a strategic advisor to the owner Alex Meruelo and GM Bill Armstrong. Gutierrez released a short statement on the hire:

a man standing on a stage in front of a crowd: Shane Doan speaks to those gathered during the jersey retirement ceremony at Gila River Arena in Glendale, Ariz. on Feb. 24, 2019. © Patrick Breen/The Republic Shane Doan speaks to those gathered during the jersey retirement ceremony at Gila River Arena in Glendale, Ariz. on Feb. 24, 2019.

Shane Doan is a Coyotes legend and a Valley icon. For the past 25 years, Shane has been an incredible ambassador for our franchise and has represented the Coyotes with dignity and class. He is beloved by our fan base and we are thrilled to have him back with us where he belongs.

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Shane Doan has returned to the Arizona Coyotes . The franchise legend has officially joined the club's front office as its Chief Hockey Development Officer , the team Doan spent 21 years on the ice for the organization, amassing 402 goals and 972 points through 1,540 appearances with the club.

Coyotes hire Shane Doan as chief hockey development officer . http://thesco.re/3nwJeY1 pic.twitter.com/8yaEHq4Aox.

Doan, 44, actually started his career when the franchise was still known as the Winnipeg Jets, playing 74 games in the 1995-96 season before the move to the desert. He would spend his entire career with the organization, captaining the squad from 2003 to 2017, but his departure from the team was a little awkward and contentious. Regardless, he’s back with them now after spending the last three seasons with the league offices and should be a valuable asset for the organization.

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The Coyotes announced Monday the longtime former captain has been hired as chief hockey development officer . Doan will serve as a strategic advisor to Doan spent all 21 NHL seasons with the Coyotes , starting with the franchise’s last season in Winnipeg before moving to the desert in 1996.

The Coyotes announced Monday the longtime former captain has been hired as chief hockey development officer . “ Shane Doan is a Coyotes legend and a Valley icon,” Coyotes President and CEO Xavier Gutierrez said in a statement. “For the past 25 years, Shane has been an incredible

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