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Tony Granato | Center

Age / DOB:  (53) / 7/25/1964
Ht / Wt:  5'10' / 185
Drafted: 1982 / Rd. 6 (120) / NYR

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Tony Granato will be the head coach of the U.S. men's hockey team at the 2018 Winter Olympics and Jim Johannson will be the general manager.
USA Hockey announced also announced that Chris Chelios, Keith Allain, Scott Young and Ron Rolston will be on Granato's staff for the event. Granato was an assistant at the 2014 Olympics. He has been the bench boss at the NHL level for parts of three seasons with Colorado and has been an assistant with the Avalanche, Pittsburgh and Detroit. Aug 4 - 12:07 PM

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It appears that Tony Grananto will become the new head coach of the Wisconsin Badgers next season, and his brother Peter will join him on the bench.

Granato, who is still only 51-years-old, was a standout for the Badgers from 1983-87 before moving on to a very successful NHL career through the turn of the century. He scored 248 goals in 775 career games with the New York Rangers, Los Angeles Kings and San Jose Sharks. Granato is currently an assistant for the Detroit Red Wings, and they noted that he will remain with the club through the end of the season regardless of what he decides. He was 104-78-17-16 in his three seasons as the Colorado Avalanche head coach.
Sun, Mar 27, 2016 08:17:00 PM

Tony Granato will serve on the Detroit Red Wings' coaching staff next season.

Granato is a former player and head coach. He had two stints as the Colorado Avalanche's bench boss and combined for a 104-78-17-16 record. Since 2009, he's served as an assistant coach with the Pittsburgh Penguins, but he was let go this summer.
Mon, Jul 14, 2014 05:01:00 PM

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