Dallas Eakins

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Birthday
27, 1967
Birthplace
Florida
Birth Sign
Pisces
Birthday
27, 1967 (age 51)
Birthplace
Florida

About

Canadian former hockey player who played as a defenceman for several NHL teams, including the Florida Panthers and New York Rangers. He was later hired as the head coach of the Edmonton Oilers in 2013.

Before Fame

He played four seasons for the Peterborough Petes in the Ontario Hockey League before being drafted by the Washington Capitals in 1985.

Trivia

He is the first person from Florida to score a point in the NHL.

Family Life

He married actress Ingrid Kavelaars, with whom he has daughters named Emerson and Cameron.

Associated With

He succeeded Ralph Krueger as the head coach of the Edmonton Oilers.