Nick Turcotte joins the Bulldogs as a North American Scout and Skating and Skills Instructor. Turcotte played four years of junior hockey, including a stint with the Bulldogs organization in the 2010-11 season, when the team won the Lakes Cup and made a USA Hockey Junior Nationals appearance. Prior to junior hockey, Turcotte played fives years at the AAA level, playing on the Florida Leafs, Team Illinois, Chicago Chill, California Wave and Cleveland Barons.
Along with a wealth of playing experience, Nick has been coaching for nine years as a stickhandling instructor for Turcotte Stickhandling. The last two seasons, Turcotte has worked as a stickhandling instructor for Compuware, the Plymouth Whalers and stickhandling director for Orchard Lake United. During the 2012-13 season, Nick was an on-ice director for Pro Hockey and the coach of the Orchard Lake United Red ‘03s.