How many times has this happened in NHL history?

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Cannon88 PM Cannon88
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Posted: 5/19/2012 10:36:39 PM
Two coaches facing each other in the Finals with two different teams?

'If' - the Rangers and LA play each other in the Finals...

Sutter (Calgary) vs. Tortorella (Tampa Bay) in 2004...

Just curious...
LeRinkRat PM LeRinkRat
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Posted: 5/20/2012 12:12:26 AM

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=krD4hdGvGHM&feature=youtu.be

I would have to say NEVER.

bk_widows PM bk_widows
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Posted: 5/21/2012 5:46:36 PM

...

reasonably sure it would be a first...

fred shero faced habs in '76 final as HC of the flyers, and in '79 as HC of the rangers...but in both matchups he was opposed by bowman...

 

bk_widows PM bk_widows
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Posted: 5/21/2012 6:06:48 PM

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in 1932, person irvin coached toronto vs ny rangers coached by lester patrick...

in 1953, irvin coached habs vs boston coached by lynn patrick, lester's son..

close but no cohiba corona

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