Jim Hiller
Jim Hiller was named assistant coach of the Toronto Maple Leafs on June 16, 2015.
Jim Hiller was named assistant coach of the Toronto Maple Leafs on June 16, 2015.

Hiller reunited with Maple Leafs coach Mike Babcock and recently hired Maple Leafs assistant Andrew Brewer who all were part of the Detroit Red Wings coaching staff for the 2014-15 season.

Hiller had been coach of the Tri-City Americans of the Western Hockey League since the 2009-10 season. In 2011-12 he won the WHL coach of the year award and the Brian Kilrea Award as coach of the year in the Canadian Hockey League.
As an NHL player, Hiller spent time with the Los Angeles Kings, Red Wings and New York Rangers in a career that spanned from 1992-94. He had eight goals, 20 points and 116 penalty minutes in 63 career games.