Blue Jackets add Hartsburg as associate coach
COLUMBUS, Ohio -- Veteran NHL coach Craig Hartsburg is joining the Columbus Blue Jackets as associate coach.
Head coach Todd Richards announced the move Wednesday, noting the former All-Star defenseman has experience at every level of hockey. Details of the deal weren't released.
Last season, he was associate coach for the Calgary Flames. He also has led teams in the Western Hockey League, the Ontario Hockey League and the World Junior Hockey Championships.
As an NHL player, he had 98 goals and 315 assists over 10 seasons with the Minnesota North Stars.
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