Hockey coach who led the NHL's Carolina Hurricanes to the Stanley Cup Finals in 2002, where they were defeated by the Detroit Red Wings.
The Philadelphia Flyers selected him 252nd overall in the 1985 NHL entry draft.
He played for the Windsor Compuware Spitfires in the Ontario Hockey League.
He was born in Sault Ste. Marie, Ontario, Canada.
He coached All-Star center Eric Staal on the Hurricanes.