Vancouver, B.C. – Vancouver Canucks Head Coach Travis Green confirmed today that Darryl Seward has been named Video Coach. Seward will work alongside Green, Assistant Coaches Newell Brown,Nolan Baumgartner, Doug Jarvis and Manny Malhotra, Goaltending Coach Dan Cloutier and Skill Coach Glenn Carnegie.
“Darryl has a passion for the game and brings experience to the role, highlighted by a Calder Cup Championship in 2016,” said Green. “We are excited to welcome Darryl to our staff and to the organization.”
Seward, 44, joins the Canucks from the AHL Cleveland Monsters where he has served as Video Coach for two seasons, helping the team to the 2016 Calder Cup. Prior to joining the Monsters, Seward had stints as Video Coach with the Springfield Falcons (2014.15) and Syracuse Crunch (2012.13).
Prior to his professional career, Seward served as Assistant Video Coach for the QMJHL Moncton Wildcats from 2008 to 2012, where he helped the club capture the 2010 President’s Cup.
On the international stage, the Lewisporte, Newfoundland, native served on the coaching staff of Team Canada during the 2012 Ivan Hlinka Memorial, helping the team win gold.