Newark, NJ – The New Jersey Devils today confirmed that Chris Terreri will return as goaltending coach, joining Assistant Coaches Geoff Ward and Alain Nasreddine on John Hynes’ staff. The announcement was made by Devils’ General Manager Ray Shero.
Terreri, 50, will enter his 27th season with the Devils’ organization, including his 15th year as a member of its coaching staff. He has served the club as goaltending coach since 2009-10, after spending eight seasons in a similar role at the American Hockey League level. Terreri was a member of New Jersey’s 1995 and 2000 Stanley Cup Championship teams. He played for Team USA at the 1988 Olympic Winter Games, and played four seasons at Providence College (ECAC/HE). Terreri was New Jersey’s third choice and 87th overall selection in the 1983 NHL Entry Draft.