History

Jack Adams Award
YearWinnerRunner-up
2011Ken Hitchcock, St. LouisJohn Tortorella, New York
2011Dan Bylsma, PittsburghAlain Vigneault, Vancouver
2010Dave Tippett, PhoenixBarry Trotz, Nashville
2009Claude Julien, BostonAndy Murray, St. Louis
2008Bruce Boudreau, WashingtonGuy Carbonneau, Montreal
2007Alain Vigneault, VancouverLindy Ruff, Buffalo
2006Lindy Ruff, BuffaloPeter Laviolette, Carolina
2004John Tortorella, Tampa BayRon Wilson, San Jose
2003Jacques Lemaire, MinnesotaJohn Tortorella, Tampa Bay
2002Bob Francis, PhoenixBrian Sutter, Chicago
2001Bill Barber, PhiladelphiaScotty Bowman, Detroit
2000Joel Quenneville, St. LouisAlain Vigneault, Montreal
1999Jacques Martin, OttawaPat Quinn, Toronto
1998Pat Burns, BostonLarry Robinson, Los Angeles
1997Ted Nolan, BuffaloKen Hitchcock, Dallas
1996Scotty Bowman, DetroitDoug MacLean, Florida
1995Marc Crawford, QuebecScotty Bowman, Detroit
1994Jacques Lemaire, New JerseyKevin Constantine, San Jose
1993Pat Burns, TorontoBrian Sutter, Boston
1992Pat Quinn, VancouverRoger Neilson, New York Rangers
1991Brian Sutter, St. LouisTom Webster, Los Angeles
1990Bob Murdoch, WinnipegMike Milbury, Boston
1989Pat Burns, MontrealBob McCammon, Vancouver
1988Jacques Demers, DetroitTerry Crisp, Calgary
1987Jacques Demers, DetroitJack Evans, Hartford
1986Glen Sather, EdmontonJacques Demers, St. Louis
1985Mike Keenan, PhiladelphiaBarry Long, Winnipeg
1984Bryan Murray, WashingtonScotty Bowman, Buffalo
1983Orval Tessier, Chicago
1982Tom Watt, Winnipeg
1981Red Berenson, St. LouisBob Berry, Los Angeles
1980Pat Quinn, Philadelphia
1979Al Arbour, New York IslandersFred Shero, New York Rangers
1978Bobby Kromm, DetroitDon Cherry, Boston
1977Scotty Bowman, MontrealTom McVie, Washington
1976Don Cherry, Boston
1975Bob Pullford, Los Angeles
1974Fred Shero, Philadelphia