Pat Quinn To Be Named Oilers Head Coach

Mat TompsonContributor IMay 26, 2009

VANCOUVER - JANUARY 10:  Head Coach Pat Quinn of the Toronto Maple Leafs looks on during their NHL game against the Vancouver Canucks at General Motors Place on January 10, 2006 in Vancouver, Canada. The Canucks defeated the Maple Leafs 4-3.  (Photo by Jeff Vinnick/Getty Images)

A source close to the Edmonton Oilers was reported as saying that Pat Quinn was going to be announced as head coach of the Edmonton Oilers, along with Tom Renney as his assistant.

The move will reunite Renney, Quinn, and general manager Steve Tambolini again.

All three men worked together with the Vancouver Canucks in the early 1990s.

The News conference is scheduled for 12 pm Pacific Time.

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