Former Calgary Flames coach Bill Peters is expected to be named the coach of the Western Hockey League’s Lethbridge Hurricanes on Wednesday, league sources confirmed to The Athletic. Here’s what you need to know:
Peters previously coached the KHL’s Avtomobilist Yekaterinburg. He was fired in November 2021 after a year and a half with the team.
Prior to his time with Avtomobilist, Peters served as the head coach of the Flames and Carolina Hurricanes and was an assistant coach with the Detroit Red Wings.
In November 2019, he resigned as coach of the Flames after former NHL…