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STANLEY CUP CHAMPION JOINS AMERICANS

NHL.com / Edmonton Oilers

KENNEWICK, WA – Tri-City Americans General Manager Bob Tory announced today that the team has hired Kelly Buchberger as the team’s new head coach.

 

“Kelly brings a wealth of experience and passion to the position,” stated Tory. “He checked off all the boxes I had when looking for a new coach.”

 

 

 

 

PLAYING HISTORY

S TEAM GP G A TP PIM POST GP G A TP
 
1988-89 Edmonton Oilers 66 5 9 14 234
1989-90 Edmonton Oilers 55 2 6 8 168 Playoffs 19 0 5 5
1990-91 Edmonton Oilers 64 3 1 4 160 Playoffs 12 2 1 3
1991-92 Edmonton Oilers 79 20 24 44 157 Playoffs 16 1 4 5
1992-93 Edmonton Oilers 83 12 18 30 133  
1993-94 Edmonton Oilers “A” 84 3 18 21 199  
1994-95 Edmonton Oilers “A” 48 7 17 24 82  
1995-96 Edmonton Oilers “C” 82 11 14 25 184  
1996-97 Edmonton Oilers “C” 81 8 30 38 159 Playoffs 12 5 2 7
1997-98 Edmonton Oilers “C” 82 6 17 23 122 Playoffs 12 1 2 3
1998-99 Edmonton Oilers “C” 52 4 4 8 68 Playoffs 4 0 0 0
1999-00 Atlanta Thrashers “C” 68 5 12 17 139  
Los Angeles Kings 13 2 1 3 13 Playoffs 4 0 0 0
2000-01 Los Angeles Kings “A” 82 6 14 20 75 Playoffs 8 1 0 1
2001-02 Los Angeles Kings “A” 74 6 7 13 105 Playoffs 7 0 0 0
2002-03 Phoenix Coyotes 79 3 9 12 109
2003-04­­­ Pittsburgh Penguins 71 1 3 4 109

 

 

 

 

 

COACHING HISTORY

 

S TEAM LEAGUE ROLE ON TEAM
2004-05 Edmonton Road Runners AHL Asst. Coach
2006-07 Edmonton Oilers ­NHL­­ Development Coach
2007-08 ­­­Springfield Falcons AHL Head Coach
2008-09 Edmonton Oilers NHL Asst. Coach
2009-10 Edmonton Oilers NHL Asst. Coach
2010-11 Edmonton Oilers NHL Asst. Coach
2011-12 Edmonton Oilers NHL Asst. Coach
2012-13 Edmonton Oilers NHL Asst. Coach
2013-14 Edmonton Oilers NHL Asst. Coach
2014-15 Edmonton Oilers NHL Dir. of Player Personnel
2015-16 Edmonton Oilers NHL Dir. of Player Personnel
2016-17 Edmonton Oilers NHL Dir. of Player Development
2016-17 New York Islanders NHL Asst. Coach
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