Gerard Gallant

Canadian ice hockey player

Gerard Gallant (born September 2, 1963) is a Canadian NHL coach. He used to be the coach for the ice hockey team Vegas Golden Knights. He was fired in 2020 after just two and a half seasons.[1] He used to be an NHL player. He was born in Prince Edward Island. He received the NHL All Star Game Coach for the 2015-16 season (Florida Panthers - Atlantic Division). He has two children.[2]

Gerard Gallant
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Born (1963-09-02) September 2, 1963 (age 59)
Summerside, PE, CAN
Height 5 ft 10 in (178 cm)
Weight 190 lb (86 kg; 13 st 8 lb)
Position Left Wing
Shot Left
Played for Detroit Red Wings
Tampa Bay Lightning
National team  Canada
NHL Draft 107th overall, 1981
Detroit Red Wings
Playing career 1984–1995


  1. "Column: NHL observations: Gerard Gallant's magic touch will be missed by Golden Knights". Los Angeles Times. 2020-01-18. Retrieved 2020-09-04.{{cite web}}: CS1 maint: url-status (link)
  2. "Turk Gallant relishes long career in hockey". Retrieved 2020-09-04.{{cite web}}: CS1 maint: url-status (link)