Portland Pirates Barry Trotz Bobblehead On the Way

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Posted August 27, 2015

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The Portland Pirates of the AHL just released their promotional schedule and it includes three bobbleheads, one which is of Capitals current head coach Barry Trotz. The Pirates were minor league affiliates of the Caps from 1993 to 2005 and Trotz was their head coach for the first four of those years. There are no further details available.

Here’s an excerpt from an article on OurSportsCentral.com about the upcoming nights:

There will be three Pirates Legend Bobblehead Giveaways this season. This year’s Pirates Legend Bobblehead Giveaways will include Maine native, long-time NHLer, and former Pirates defenseman and Assistant Coach Eric Weinrich, former Pirates Head Coach and current Washington Capitals Coach Barry Trotz, and former Pirate and Boston Bruin, and current Florida Panther forward Shawn Thornton. The Pirates Legend Bobblehead Giveaways dates, along with the entire Promotional Schedule, will be announced in the coming weeks.”

Here’s his Caps bobblehead:

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