Derek Lalonde: Age, Biography, Wiki, Net Worth, Salary, Height, Hockey, Relationship, Wife, Kids and Parents. Derek Lalonde is an American Ice Hockey coach. He is well known for coaching the Detroit Red Wings in the National Hockey League. He played hockey in his college times for Cortland State from 1991 to 1994. He is notable for many awards such as the John Brophy Award, USHL Coach of the year, Clark Cup, and more.
Derek Lalonde Early Life And Education
Derek Lalonde was born on August 18, 1972, in Basher Falls, New York, United States of America. He completed his primary education at a local school and later the family moved to Michigan. He got his bachelor’s degree in Physical Education from Cortland State University. Later, he completed his master’s in Arts from Massachusetts College of Liberal Arts.
At the time of his education at Cortland State University, Derek made it to the home team “Sunny Cortland” under the National Collegiate Athletic Association Division III(NCAA III) and played hockey for the term of 1991 to 1994.
Derek Lalonde Coaching Career
From 1995 to 1997, Lalonde worked as a graduate assistant at Massachusetts College of Liberal Arts, where his coaching career got its start. Lalonde started working as an assistant coach at Lebanon Valley College in 1998 for two years. He then worked as an assistant coach at Hamilton College for two seasons.
From 2002 to 2006 and from 2006 to 2011, Lalonde worked as an assistant coach at Ferris State University and University of Denver, respectively. From 2011 to 2014, he served as the head coach of the Green Bay Gamblers in the United States Hockey League (USHL), compiling a record of 114-56-8-6. In 2012, when the Gamblers finished with a 47-9-2-2 record and won their fourth Clark Cup, he was voted the USHL’s Coach of the Year.
Lalonde coached in the Tampa Bay Lightning development camp in 2013.
From 2014 to 2016, he was the ECHL’s Toledo Walleye team’s head coach. He was the Walleye’s captain as they won the ECHL regular-season championship with a 97-35-7-5 record and two back-to-back Brabham Cups. The Walleye finished 2014 with a 50-15-5-2 record under his direction, and he was named the ECHL’s Coach of the Year, taking home the John Brophy Award. Then, from 2016 to 2018, he led the Iowa Wild of the American Hockey League (AHL), compiling a 69-58-17-8 record.
From 2018 to 2022, he worked as an assistant coach with the NHL’s Tampa Bay Lightning, helping the team win the Stanley Cup back-to-back years in 2020 and 2021. He was named the NHL’s Detroit Red Wings’ head coach on June 30, 2022.
Derek Lalonde Personal Life
Derek was born to Donna and Jack Lalonde. Donna was a hairdresser who past away on 7th June 2022. Jack Lalonde worked in New York Power Authority Decks.
Derek is a pre American Descent and holds the nationality of USA. He has a sister named Jazan.
Derek Lalonde has been married for more than 15 years to Melissa Lalonde. They have 4 kids all together. His recent girl child was born in the month of November 2021.
Derek Lalonde Net worth
Derek Lalonde has a net worth of around $1 Million USD and is currently leading a happy life in Tampa, Florida, USA.
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Derek Lalonde Bio, Height, Weight, Net Worth, Profile
|Real Name||Derek Lalonde|
|Height (approx.)||in centimeters-175 cm
in meters-1.75 m
in feet inches-5′ 8″
|Weight (approx.)||in Kilograms-80 kg
in pounds-176 lbs
|Figure Measurements (approx.)||Not Known|
|Date of Birth||18th August 1972|
|Age (as in 2022)||50 Years|
|Birth Place||Brasher Falls, New York, U.S.|
|Zodiac sign/Sun sign||Leo|
|Hometown||Brasher Falls, New York, U.S.|
|School||Local School in his Hometown|
|Higher Education||Cortland State University
Massachusetts College of Liberal Arts
|Address||Tampa, Florida, USA|
|Hobbies/Interests||Listening to Music, Visiting clubs, Following up on other Live Games|
|Parents||Father- Jack Lalonde
Mother- Donna Laonde
Sisters – Jazan Lalonde
|Children||Two Sons and Daughters|
|Net Worth||$1 million|
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Some Lesser Known Facts About Derek Lalonde
- Derek Lalonde doesn’t use Instagram
- He has 2201 followers on Twitter
- He became the head coach of the detroiters Red Wings preceding Mr Jeff Blashill
- Derek has signed a three year contract with the Detroit Red Wings officially.
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