Matt Bertani enters his sixth season as an Assistant Coach with the Islanders in 2017-18, overseeing all video-coaching. He served as an Assistant Coach with the Bridgeport Sound Tigers from the 2008-09 season through the 2011-12 season, focusing primarily on the team's video analysis of opponents and assisting in practices.
Prior to joining the Islanders organization, Bertani served as an assistant coach at Penn State University beginning in 2005; he served as Director of Recruiting while monitoring player development.
Before his years at "Happy Valley," Bertani served as an assistant coach with the Johnstown Chiefs of the ECHL. The Pittsburgh, PA, native attended Mercyhurst College.