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KNOXVILLE ICE BEARS SEARCHING FOR NEW HEAD COACH AFTER NOT RENEWING CONTRACT WITH CRAIGEN

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The Knoxville Ice Bears announced today (Monday, May 15, 2017) that their contract with Head Coach Mike Craigen will not be renewed for the 2017-2018 season. Knoxville Ice Bears President and General Manager Mike Murray said a search for Craigen’s successor will begin immediately. Craigen spent seven seasons as the Head Coach earning a 206-151-35 regular season record and 16-15 playoff record. During the 2014-2015 season, he became the first person in SPHL history to win a President’s Cup Championship as a coach and as a player (2006, 2008).