According to College Hockey News, the Blackhawks have hired Lake Superior State assistant coach Peter Aubry as a new goaltending coach.
After one seasy at LSSU, Aubry tells told CHN that he’s excited to make the jump to the NHL.
“I am extremely excited and grateful for the opportunity with the Chicago Blackhawks,” Aubry said. “As I leave LSSU, I can’t express how highly I think of Damon (Whitten) and Rich (Metro) as coaches, people, and friends. Great times are ahead for Laker hockey as they continue to take the program in a new and exciting direction.”
Jimmy Waite is still listed as the Blackhawks goaltending coach on the team’s website. No formal announcement has been made by the Hawks or Rockford IceHogs yet.
On July 10, Andrew Allen left the Hawks organization after four years as the developmental goaltending coach. Allen joined the coaching staff in Buffalo.