It’s nice to see that the Leafs have such talented people that they grow in the industry, but unfortunately that leaves Toronto down a scout in the Midwestern United States…
NOËLLE NEEDHAM HIRED AS ASSISTANT GENERAL MANAGER
ADAM NICHOLAS JOINS STEEL AS PLAYER DEVELOPMENT AND HOCKEY RESEARCH CONSULTANT
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— Chicago Steel (@ChicagoSteel) October 8, 2020
From the press release:
The Chicago Steel announced Thursday two additions to the club’s hockey operations department. Noëlle Needham was hired as Assistant General Manager and Adam Nicholas will serve as Player Development and Hockey Research Consultant.
Needham has been an amateur scout for the Toronto Maple Leafs since the 2018-2019 season in addition to coaching the Sioux Falls Power 16U AAA team. The Elkton, S.D., native co-founded Legend Hockey in 2009 following her collegiate career as a forward with the University of Minnesota State-Mankato.
“I am really looking forward to the opportunity to join the Steel organization,” said Needham. “I’m excited to join an organization that has an unmatched commitment to excellence and a passion for player development. I want to thank the Steel ownership, Ryan Hardy, and the staff for …
Author: Jon Steitzer / The Leafs Nation