Coyotes tab Tocchet as coach

Coyotes have named Rick Tocchet as coach

One month after helping to guide the Pittsburgh Penguins to their fifth Stanley Cup championship as an assistant coach, Rick Tocchet is leaving to pursue a new challenge as the next head coach of the Arizona Coyotes. Tocchet, 53, was hired as the 18th bench boss in Coyotes’ franchise history Tuesday after three seasons as an…