Will Darryl Sutter remain with the Los Angeles Kings?
Very quietly, however, there’s a head coach with two Stanley Cup championships under his belt who’s just months away from his deal expiring: Darryl Sutter of the Los Angeles Kings.
There’s no question he’d be in demand if he hit the market after the season, but my guess is Sutter would much rather stay and coach the Kings, where he’s been since being hired in December of 2011.
“He’s outstanding,” Babcock said Wednesday morning when asked about Sutter. “He’s done a hell of job. Look, [GM] Dean Lombardi and his people, 10 years now they built a program to have success. Then they brought in Darryl — he created a climate of accountability.