Could Doug Weight be a coach?
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10-30-2011, 03:41 PM
Join Date: Nov 2010
Location: Los Angeles
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Apparently all you got to do to be an NHL coach is to lose your mind on the bench.
Blowing up like that does nothing to change the call, absolutely nothing. Have you ever seen a coach screaming and generally losing his cool change a ref's mind? In any sport?
Yes it shows intensity, but it shows misplaced intensity. While Weight was screaming at the ref, Cappy was tapping Nielsen telling him to go out on the ice. I hate speculating too far out bounds but that shows that his mind has already moved on, which is the best thing you can that point. You can't change the call, but you can kill off the penalty.
Good to see a little common sense on this board.
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