The Los Angeles Kings have appointed markosterm as the head coach of Ontario Reign jerseys of AHL branch. The club announced on Friday.
Sturm was the Kings assistant coach for the past four seasons from 2018 to 2022. Last season, Dingolfinger contributed to Los Angeles’ first playoff appearance since the 2017/18 season by finishing third in the Pacific Division. The team’s 99 points in the regular season (44-27-11) marked the sixth-highest yield in franchise history.
“As part of Todds (Trainer McLellan ed.), Marco has played an important role in introducing successful systems to our team in recent years. Robblake, vice president and general manager, said:” he will continue to develop our players at Ontario Reign jerseys. “. This is a good opportunity for mark, and Todd has always supported this change. “
Before joining the Kings coaching staff, Sturm was the national team coach from 2015 to 2018. During this time, he led the DEB trials to great success, culminating in a silver medal at the 2018 Winter Olympics. In this tournament, Germany beat Sweden (quarter-final) and Canada (semi-final). In the final, the team only lost in a playoff for the Russian team. Under Sturm’s guidance, the national team won the German Cup in 2015 and reached the quarter-finals at the 2016 and 2017 IIHF World Championships.
Sturm spent years in the NHL Jerseys before coaching. In 938 games over 14 seasons, he scored 487 points (242 goals, 245 assists). The attacker was drafted by the San Jose Sharks in the first round of the 1996 NHL draft and went on to play for six teams. In addition to the Sharks, there are the Kings, Boston Bruins, Florida Panthers, Vancouver Canucks and Washington Capitals.