The Atlanta Thrashers
have hired former NHL goalie Clint Malarchuk
as their new goaltending consultant.
Malarchuk also has worked for the Florida Panthers
and Columbus Blue Jackets
. Malarchuk helped Roberto Luongo
reach his first All-Star Game in 2003-04, and helped Steve Mason
win the Calder Trophy and lead the Blue Jackets to the playoffs for the first time in franchise history in 2008-09.
Malarchuk played 338 games over 10 NHL seasons with the Quebec Nordiques, Washington Capitals
and Buffalo Sabres