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Detail-oriented DeBoer hoping to get Vegas back in playoffs

LAS VEGAS (AP) — Peter DeBoer could have chosen a life inside a courtroom arguing in front of a judge’s bench, considering he has law degrees from th the University of Windsor and the University of Detroit. Instead, he’s enjoyed a mostly successful career behind an NHL bench. In each of his first seasons with the New Jersey Devils and San Jose Sharks, he took his team to the Stanley Cup final. But in December, just 33 games into his fifth season with San Jose, the Sharks fired him after a lackluster start. He wasn’t out of work long. The Vegas Golden Knights hired him just over a month later. The 51-year-old veteran coach can make strong arguments he can guide the three-year old franchise back to the postseason. ”They’re r ...
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