Mellanby Hired as Assistant Coach
Forward played in 235 games for the Blues from 2001-04
Tuesday, 06.1.2010 / 9:00 AM CT / St Louis Blues - News
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|Scott Mellanby (left) celebrates a goal with Keith Tkachuk (Getty Images).
“I’m excited to add a quality person like Scott to our staff, who was highly respected as a player on and off the ice,” said Head Coach Davis Payne. “He has great knowledge of the game and will be a valuable addition to our staff.”
“In my current role with Vancouver I have scouted many Blues games and feel this team, with this talent, is headed in the right direction,” said Mellanby. “St. Louis is my home and my family and I are thrilled to be back in the Blues organization.”
Mellanby, 43, played in 1,431 National Hockey League games including 235 games for the Blues from 2001-04. He also played for Philadelphia, Edmonton, Florida and Atlanta.