62 Days Until The Blackhawks Season Opener

By Keith Schultz

Jun 1, 2014; Chicago, IL, USA; Chicago Blackhawks head coach

Joel Quenneville

during the second period in game seven of the Western Conference Final of the 2014 Stanley Cup Playoffs against the Los Angeles Kings at the United Center. Mandatory Credit: Dennis Wierzbicki-USA TODAY Sports

We had so much fun doing our Countdown to Faceoff series last season that we decided to do it again.  In case you’re new to the series, we’ll do a roster preview as we count down the days until the Chicago Blackhawks  October 9th season opener against the Dallas Stars.

Slowly we are getting closer to opening night yet we are so far away at the 62 day mark.  We again find ourselves at a jersey number no Blackhawk has ever worn so let’s take a look at coaching wins all-time in Blackhawks history.

  1. Billy Reay– 516
  2. Joel Quenneville-268
  3. Bob Pulford-182
  4. Randy Pilous-162
  5. Mike Keenan-153
  6. Darryl Sutter-110
  7. Craig Hartsburg-104
  8. Paul Thompson-104
  9. Orval Tessier-99
  10. Brian Sutter-91
  11. Denis Savard-65
  12. Johnny Gottselig-62
  13. Clem Loughlin-61

What name surprises you the most on this list?

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Be on the lookout for our Countdown to Faceoff series as we continue to work our way to the season opener on October 9th. We’re 62 days from the season opener.  Is it October yet???

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