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Salute to Coaches

By, 02/21/17, 5:40AM MST


Hockey Week Across America Hits Day 3

About The Day | #SaluteToCoaches

USA Hockey's Salute to Coaches Day as part of Hockey Week Across America is dedicated to recognizing the coaches at all levels that help shape the love of hockey across the country. Players, parents and coaches themselves are encouraged to share photos and videos on social media using the #SaluteToCoaches. 

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Jim Johannson | 9:30 a.m. ET

Jim Johannson, assistant executive director of hockey operations for USA Hockey, is calling into Stellick and Simmer in the Morning at 9:30 a.m. ET on SiriusXM's NHL Network Radio.

Kevin Allen | 1:30 p.m. ET

Kevin Allen, USA Today columnist, is calling into NHL Game Day With Steve Kouleas at 1:30 p.m. ET onSiriusXM's NHL Network Radio. 

Pat Kelleher | 5:17 p.m. ET

Pat Kelleher, assistant executive director of development for USA Hockey, is calling into The Power Play with Laughlin, O'Sullivan, Gordon at 5:17 p.m. ET on SiriusXM's NHL Network Radio. 

Join The Social Conversation

Be part of the social conversation regarding USA Hockey's Hockey Week Across America initiative. Here's how you can participate in today's HWAA theme:

  • Honor the coach and/or coaches that have impacted you the most by sharing stories on Facebook, Twitter and Instagram
  • Sample post: "Coach X taught me so much about hockey and always made sure we were having fun on the ice. #SaluteToCoaches #HWAA"

Please note, #HWAA is the main hashtag throughout the week.

HWAA Daily Themes

Date Theme
Sunday, Feb. 19 NBC's Hockey Day in America
Monday, Feb. 20 Salute to Players
Tuesday, Feb. 21 Salute to Coaches
Wednesday, Feb. 22 Salute to Officials
Thursday, Feb. 23 Salute to Local Rinks
Friday, Feb. 24 Wear Your Favorite Jersey Day
Saturday, Feb. 25 Try Hockey Day
Sunday, Feb. 26 Celebrate Hockey Heroes

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