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03-22-2013, 08:54 AM
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Originally Posted by Bluenote13 View Post
Hasn't had huge amount of success? Tippet would have won a Cup last year if not for a team called the Kings. And he did it with a team who has to be run by the league, yet he still made it to the final four. Yotes also won their division for the FIRST TIME EVER, first playoff round win since 1987 and went further than any other squad in team history.
No, he hasn't had a lot of playoff success. He has two conference final appearances and the rest have been pretty much first round exits.

Btw, last years Yotes were riding a VERY hot Mike Smith in the playoffs...

Mind you, not saying Tippets a bad coach. But he still runs a defensive orientated system. He is basically a smarter version of Tom Renney.

Granted, Tippet wouldn't grind our players into a pulp like Torts does.

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