February 17, 2004Robbie Ftorek New River Rats Head Coach
The New Jersey Devils announced on Tuesday, February 17, 2004
that Robbie Ftorek had been named head coach of the Albany River Rats.
Ftorek replaced Dennis "Red" Gendron, who had coached the Rats for nearly two
Ftorek had been head coach of the New Jersey Devils from May 21,
1998 until he was fired on March 23, 2000.