Phelps, Don - 2014

Phelps, Don - 2014

Don Phelps

2014 Hockey Builder, Calgary


Don Phelps was a four-time AJHL Coach of the Year. For forty years, beginning in 1974, he coached more than 2000 hockey games and won more than 1000 games; 775 wins were with the Calgary Canucks. Don took his teams to 11 AJHL championships and won five (1986, 1988, 1990, 1995, and 1999). His Calgary Canucks team won the 1995 Centennial Cup.  Don retired in 2011 and finished with the record for most wins by a Junior "A" coach in Canada. Don was also the founding father and a coach of the Major Midget League, which became the Alberta Major Midget League.