Chris Terreri has served as goaltending coach of the New Jersey Devils since the 2009-10 season and has been with the Devils organization in roles as a player and coach since 1986.
As a player, Terreri suited up for the Devils, San Jose Sharks, Chicago Blackhawks and New York Islanders and won the Stanley Cup in 1995 and 2000 as a backup to Martin Brodeur on the Devils.
Terreri played for Team USA at the 1988 Olympic Winter Games, and played four seasons at Providence College (ECAC/HE). A native of Rhode Island, Terreri was New Jersey’s third choice and 87th overall selection in the 1983 NHL Entry Draft.
I spent a long summer thinking about that playoff series and what could have been. [The Blackhawks] ended up being the Stanley Cup champions, so we know we lost to a very good team. It's tough to know how close we were, and it motivates us for this year.
— Nashville captain Shea Weber in an interview with the Predators website