Head On-Ice Goalie Coach Dallas Stars
Originally drafted in 1976 by the Washington Capitals, Jim Bedard played all of two seasons with the Capitals. After playing two seasons in the minor leagues, Bedard signed to play in the Finnish SM-Liiga. After two seasons with TPS TURKU he played in Finland for 12 seasons, before finally retiring in 1994. After his playing career, he served as a the goaltending coach with the Detroit Red Wings for 19 seasons. He had won three Stanley Cups with Detroit in 1998, 2002 and 2008. On May 9, 2016 Jim moved on from the Detroit Red Wings and is now the Goaltending Coach for the Dallas Stars. Jim has been with the Danny Cleary Hockey School for 8 years. Jim has coached the best goalies in the world such as Dominik Hasek, Chris Osgood, Jimmy Howard and many more.