Blues Assistants Get Contract Extensions
ST. LOUIS (AP/KMOX) — Four of St. Louis Blues coach Davis Payne’s assistants have received contract extensions.
Brad Shaw will be entering his fifth season and Ray Bennett his fourth. Corey Hirsch will be entering his second season as goaltending consultant and Scott Masters his sixth as video coach.
Payne will be entering his second full season as head coach. Last season the Blues were five games above .500 and missed the playoffs.
Assistant coach Scott Mellanby’s name was not mentioned in the team’s contract extension announcement, but his coaching biography and photo remained on the team’s official website as of Thursday afternoon.
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