Report: Bylsma to coach Team USA
Updated: June 27, 2013, 11:53 PM ETESPN.com news services
Pittsburgh Penguins coach Dan Bylsma has been chosen to coach the U.S. men's hockey team at the 2014 Winter Olympics in Sochi, the Tribune-Review reports, citing sources.
Penguins general manager Ray Shero also will be part of Team USA, serving as associate to GM David Poile, according to the paper.
NHL commissioner Gary Bettman said the league expects to have a deal for NHL participation in the 2014 Sochi Olympics within the next week. There will be a meeting on Monday to try and conclude an agreement in accordance with the NHLPA, IOC and IIHF
Information from The Associated Press was used in this report.