David Legwand – Owner
David announced his retirement from professional hockey on December 22, 2016 and spent the 2016-17 season working alongside co-owner Derian Hatcher and General Manager, Nick Sinclair on day-to-day hockey operations.
This season Legwand will join Co-owner, Derian Hatcher and Assistant Coaches Jeff Barratt and Brad Staubitz behind the bench.
The Michigan-native was a member of the Plymouth Whalers (OHL) during the 1997-98 and 1998-99 seasons. After registering 54 goals and 105 points in his rookie season, the Nashville Predators selected David with the 2nd overall pick in the 1998 NHL Entry Draft.
In 1136 career NHL games, the Sting co-owner posted 228 goals to go along with 390 assists for a total of 618 points. The longtime Predators forward left his mark in Nashville with numerous records still intact to this day, as the franchise leader in goals (210), assists (356), points (566), game-winning goals (41) and games played (956).