NJ Devils Hire RPI Alumnus Kevin Constantine as Head Coach
Sandeep Nandy pointed out that The New Jersey Devils have hired Kevin Constantine '82 as their head coach, replacing Larry Robinson who was fired. Devils General Manager Lou Lamoriello is reported to have declined to discuss Constantine's contact terms, but he is not an interim coach.
Kevin Constantine has also worked in the National Hockey League as head coach of the San Jose Sharks and Pittsburgh Penguins. Prior to the announcement of his hiring by the Devils, reports indicate that Constantine was the General Manager of the Pittsburgh Forge, a Tier II Junior hockey program in Pittsburgh.