Brad Ralph

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Brad Ralph
Born (1980-10-17) October 17, 1980 (age 36)
Ottawa, ON, CAN
Height 6 ft 2 in (188 cm)
Weight 198 lb (90 kg; 14 st 2 lb)
Position Left Wing
Shot Left
Played for Phoenix Coyotes
NHL Draft 53rd overall, 1999
Phoenix Coyotes
Playing career 2000–2009

Bradley Ralph (born October 17, 1980) is a retired Canadian professional ice hockey left winger and is the head coach of the Florida Everblades of the ECHL. He played in one National Hockey League game for the Phoenix Coyotes during the 2000–01 NHL season.


Ralph was a career minor-leaguer, seeing only one game in the NHL. He played in the ECHL (for the Mississippi Sea Wolves, Augusta Lynx, Dayton Bombers, Columbia Inferno, and Charlotte Checkers) and American Hockey League (for the Springfield Falcons and Hershey Bears) in the United States, as well as a season each for Alleghe HC in Serie A in Italy and AaB Ishockey in the AL-Bank Ligaen in Denmark.

After playing, Ralph began coaching hockey, spending two years as head coach for the Augusta River Hawks in the Southern Professional Hockey League and of the Idaho Steelheads in the ECHL.[1]

On August 4, 2015, Ralph was named head coach of the Western Hockey League's Kelowna Rockets.[2]

On July 12, 2016, he was named the head coach of the Florida Everblades in the ECHL.[3][4]

Awards and honours[edit]

Awards Year
SPHL Coach of the Year 2010–11 [5]

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  1. ^ Press release. "Ralph Named Head Coach of Steelheads". Retrieved 25 June 2012. 
  2. ^ "Idaho Steelheads coach Brad Ralph resigns, takes job in WHL", Idaho Statesman, August 4, 2015. (accessed 4 August 2015)
  3. ^ "Everblades select former Idaho mentor Brad Ralph as new coach". The News-Press. Retrieved 12 July 2016. 
  4. ^ Mosher, Tyler (12 July 2016). "Florida Everblades Name Brad Ralph 5th Head Coach in Franchise History". Retrieved 12 July 2016. 
  5. ^ "Fayetteville’s Mark DeSantis Named Easton Coach of the Year - SPHL Southern Professional Hockey League". Retrieved 12 July 2016.