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Hockey The Best New Jersey Devils Coaches of All Time  

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Since relocating years ago, the New Jersey Devils have had some of great (and not so great) NHL coaches. Who is the best New Jersey Devils head coach of all time? This list ranks every New Jersey Devils coach from best to worst based on user votes. Hockey fans like you have already voted on this list, but we want you to contribute as well. Vote up your top New Jersey Devils coaches, keeping stats like regular season record and playoff appearances in mind.

Jacques Lemaire was the first Devils head coach to win a Stanley Cup championship (1995). Lemaire is also the Devils' all-time leader in games coached and wins. Pat Burns leads the Devils in all time winning percentage. He also won a Stanley Cup with the team in 2003.

If the New Jersey Devils assembled a team of the very best NHL players of all time, who would coach it? Vote for the most winningest New Jersey Devils coach, or simply just the coach that you personally liked the most, then see if they're among the greatest NHL coaches ever.

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Jacques Lemaire is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list The Best New Jersey Devils Coaches of All Time

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Larry Robinson is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list The Best New Jersey Devils Coaches of All Time

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Pat Burns is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list The Best New Jersey Devils Coaches of All Time
Pat Burns Died at 58 (1952-2010)

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Herb Brooks is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list The Best New Jersey Devils Coaches of All Time
Herb Brooks Died at 66 (1937-2003)

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Jim Schoenfeld is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list The Best New Jersey Devils Coaches of All Time

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Peter DeBoer is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list The Best New Jersey Devils Coaches of All Time
Peter DeBoer age 50

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Robbie Ftorek is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list The Best New Jersey Devils Coaches of All Time
Robbie Ftorek age 66

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Kevin Constantine is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list The Best New Jersey Devils Coaches of All Time

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Claude Julien is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list The Best New Jersey Devils Coaches of All Time
Claude Julien age 58

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Lou Lamoriello is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list The Best New Jersey Devils Coaches of All Time

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Brent Sutter is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list The Best New Jersey Devils Coaches of All Time
Brent Sutter age 56

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Tom McVie is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list The Best New Jersey Devils Coaches of All Time
Tom McVie

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John MacLean is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list The Best New Jersey Devils Coaches of All Time
John MacLean age 54

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Doug Carpenter is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list The Best New Jersey Devils Coaches of All Time
Doug Carpenter

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John Cunniff is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list The Best New Jersey Devils Coaches of All Time
John Cunniff Died at 58 (1944-2002)

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Bill MacMillan is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list The Best New Jersey Devils Coaches of All Time
Bill MacMillan age 75