Wolf Pack Hockey Staff

Chris Drury

General Manager

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Trumbull, CT native Chris Drury was named General Manager of the Wolf Pack May 16, 2017.  He also serves as Assistant General Manager of the parent New York Rangers, having been promoted to that post on September 2, 2016. Click here for Chris Drury's full bio. 

Pat Boller

Assistant General Manager


Pat Boller is in his 13th season of service on the Wolf Pack staff.  The parent New York Rangers added an Assistant General Manager designation to Boller’s title prior to the 2012-13 season, after he had spent six years as an assistant coach. Click here for Pat Boller's full bio

Kris Knoblauch

Head Coach

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Kris Knoblauch was named the seventh head coach in Wolf Pack history July 29, 2019.  Click here for Kris Knoblauch's full bio.


Gord Murphy

Associate Head Coach

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Gord Murphy joined the Wolf Pack as associate head coach August 2, 2019.  Click here for Gord Murphy's full bio.


Jeff Malcolm

Goaltending Consultant


Wolf Pack goaltending consultant Jeff Malcolm begins his third season with the New York Rangers organization.  Click here for Eric Raymond's full bio.

Brock Ballard

Skills Coach


Brock Ballard has been a hockey instructor for more than 22 years, teaching fundamentals in all aspects of the game, specializing in the science of skating and skill development. Click here for Brock Ballard's full bio.

John Sardos

Strength & Conditioning Coach


Head Strength and Conditioning Coach John Sardos is a new addition to the Wolf Pack staff for 2019-20.  Click here for John Sardos' full bio.


Chris Hoeler

Video Coach


Video Coach Chris Hoeler joined the Wolf Pack staff prior to the 2019-20 AHL season.  Click here for Chris Hoeler's full bio.


Brian Fairbrother

Athletic Trainer


Wolf Pack athletic trainer Brian Fairbrother joined the Wolf Pack staff prior to the 2014-15 season, after eight years working in Sports Medicine at Quinnipiac University in Hamden, CT.  Fairbrother was an assistant athletic trainer for the Bobcats, providing medical services for the men’s ice hockey program, and served as an approved clinical instructor and lecturer for Quinnipiac’s athletic training program. Click here for Brian Fairbrother's full bio.

Craig Lewis

Head Equipment Manager


Craig Lewis is in his 12th season on the Wolf Pack equipment staff in 2019-20. Click here for Craig Lewis' full bio.

Tim Sesko

Assistant Strength & Conditioning Coach


Assistant Strength and Conditioning Coach Tim Sesko joined the Wolf Pack staff for the 2019-20 season.  Click here for Tim Sesko's full bio.


Jared Degler

Assistant Athletic Trainer


The 2019-20 season is the first with the Wolf Pack for Assistant Athletic Trainer Jared Degler.  Click here for Jared Degler's full bio.


Mark Riepe

Assistant Equipment Manager


Assistant Equipment Manager Mark Riepe is a new addition to the Wolf Pack staff for the 2019-20 season.  Click here for Mark Riepe's full bio.


Team Doctors

Dr. Brett Wasserlauf - Orthopedic Surgeon

Dr. Scott Bissell - Orthopedic Surgeon

Dr. David Grise - Internal Pulmonary Medicine

Dr. Greg Czarnecki - Internal Medicine

Dr. Stephen Hall - Dentist

Dr. William Maron - Opthamologist

Dr. Jesse Sorrentino - Dentist

Dr. Eric Damato - Damato Chiropractic Center