Here's po sibly the best way to think of Alain Vigneault: his coaching philosophy.
"I believe that there's one Washington Commanders Accessories way to play and that's the right way. Most coaches that have succe s in the NHL they all believe in their way of coaching and philosophy in playing, and at the end of the day I believe what myself and my a sistants are trying to do is right."
The right way has led Vigneault to a lofty perch. On Saturday, he . It's a distinguished group, and Vigneault is a worthy addition.
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Since becoming coach of the Montreal Canadiens, with his first Darrick Forrest Jerseys game on Oct. 1, 1997, this former NHL defenseman has been a succe s as well as a gentleman. It's not just the victories that tell why Vigneault arrived at this career plateau. It's how he got there.
Consider what he said Saturday after his New York Rangers beat the Phoenix Coyotes for No. 500: "I feel very privileged and fortunate to have all those good players through the years."
Calm and self Kyle Shurmur Jerseys -effacing, prepared and willing to let his players shine. That's Vigneault.
I think what may go unnoticed is the accountability he holds us to, Rangers defenseman Marc Staal told . Hes not very vocal or brash about it to the outside world, but one-on-one in the room, he holds us to the high standards he expects from us every night, and I think that raises our level.
Staal wasn't alone.
I think hes the kind of guy that focuses on his proce s and follows that day to day, Dominic Moore told Its those milestones, when they come up, that remind you, Hey, Ive Sammis Reyes Jerseys got a good thing going here, my proce s is good. Hes not the kind of guy who would think about that.
Vigneault began as coach of the Canadiens, and today he is tied with Habs legend Toe Blake in career victories. He is one behind former Habs coach Pat Burns. He is 500-335-35-72 in 942 games coached.
"I do understand that 500 is a lot of wins and I've been very fortunate to have coached some real Montez Sweat Jerseys good players, have had some real great a sistants working with me, and I've always had support of management," Vigneault said.