Head coach Barry Trotz of the Washington Capitals celebrates with the Stanley Cup after his team defeated the Vegas Golden Knights in Game 5. He would resign 11 days later and was a free agent available to all - until Thursday.
Head coach Barry Trotz of the Washington Capitals celebrates with the Stanley Cup after his team defeated the Vegas Golden Knights in Game 5. He would resign 11 days later and was a free agent available to all - until Thursday. Patrick McDermott Getty Images
Head coach Barry Trotz of the Washington Capitals celebrates with the Stanley Cup after his team defeated the Vegas Golden Knights in Game 5. He would resign 11 days later and was a free agent available to all - until Thursday. Patrick McDermott Getty Images

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About Greg Cote

Greg Cote

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Greg Cote has been a Miami Herald sports columnist since 1995 and also writes the Random Evidence blog and NFL predictions along with his notorious sidekick the Upset Bird. He has covered Hurricanes football (1984-88), the Dolphins (1990-91) and major events including Super Bowls, NBA Finals, World Series, Stanley Cup, Olympics and World Cup.
Read Greg Cote's Random Evidence blog at http://blogs.herald.com/random_evidence/