David G. Tippett is a Canadian professional ice hockey coach and former player. He is the current head coach of the Edmonton Oilers of the National Hockey League. Tippett is also a former left winger who played in the NHL from 1983 to 1994 for the Hartford Whalers, Pittsburgh Penguins, Philadelphia Flyers and Washington Capitals. He has formerly served as head coach of the Dallas Stars from May 21, 2002 until June 10, 2009, and for the Phoenix/Arizona Coyotes from September 24, 2009 until June 22, 2017. As head coach of the Coyotes, Tippett won the Jack Adams Award as NHL Coach of the Year in 2010.
|Born:||August 25, 1961, Moosomin, Saskatchewan, Canada|
|Occupation:||Ice hockey coach, player|
About Dave Tippett
NHL head coach who won the Jack Adams award for the NHL's top coach in 2010 for the Phoenix Coyotes.
Dave Tippett Before Fame
He played in the NHL from 1984 to 1994 for the Hartford Whalers, Pittsburgh Penguins, Philadelphia Flyers and Washington Capitals.
Achievement of Dave Tippett
He received his first NHL head coaching job with the Dallas Stars and he coached the team from 2002 to 2009.
Dave Tippett Family Life
He has two daughters, Nicole and Natalie, with his wife Wendy.
Associations of Dave Tippett
He coached star center Mike Modano on the Stars from 2002 to 2009.
Information related to Dave Tippett
- International Hockey League (1945–2001) head coaches
- Dallas Stars coaches
- National Hockey League assistant coaches
- Arizona Coyotes coaches
- Jack Adams Award winners
- Edmonton Oilers coaches
- Los Angeles Kings coaches
- North Dakota Fighting Hawks men's ice hockey players
- Ice hockey players at the 1984 Winter Olympics
- Ice hockey players at the 1992 Winter Olympics
- Medalists at the 1992 Winter Olympics
- Hartford Whalers players
- Olympic ice hockey players of Canada
- Olympic silver medalists for Canada
- Washington Capitals players
- Philadelphia Flyers players
- Ice hockey people from Saskatchewan
- Pittsburgh Penguins players