Predators Head Coach Barry Trotz was named Assistant Coach for Team Canada at the 2009 World Championships to played in Switzerland. The tournament runs from April 24 - May 10.
Lindy Ruff will serve as Team Canada's Head Coach with Dave Tippett as the other Assistant Coach.
This is the third time Trotz has been on Team Canada's staff at the World Championships. He was an Assistant Coach in 2002 and 2003, winning a gold medal in '03.