Reports: Las Vegas Franchise Taps Islanders' McPhee To Be First GMMcPhee, 58, served as the GM of the Washington Capitals from 1997 to 2014. Washington reached the Stanley Cup Finals in 1998 and qualified for the playoffs in 10 of his 16 seasons.
Islanders Bring In Seasoned Executive George McPhee To Advise Garth SnowMcPhee served as the Capitals general manager for 17 seasons beginning in 1997-98. He'll now be helping out the Islanders.
Capitals Tab Devils Assistant Adam Oates As Head CoachDevils assistant Adam Oates worked under three head coaches in his two seasons with New Jersey. Now he has a team of his own.