Rochester Americans head coach Chris Taylor has clinched the honor of serving as coach of the North Division All-Star team for the upcoming 2020 AHL All-Star Classic presented by Ontario International Airport, to be held Jan. 26-27 at Citizens Business Bank Arena in Ontario, Calif.
Taylor becomes Rochester’s first All-Star coach since John Tortorella in 1997.
“We are very happy for Chris to have earned this opportunity,” said Amerks general manager Randy Sexton. “His tireless commitment to our players and staff, and passion for player development, have rightfully generated recognition as one of the very brightest young coaches in our game.”
— Rochester Americans (@AmerksHockey) December 28, 2019