Coyotes name Tim Bernhardt as head of amateur scouting
JUN 10, 2014 6:25p ET
GLENDALE, Ariz. -- The Phoenix Coyotes have promoted Tim Bernhardt to director of amateur scouting.
Bernhardt and General Manager Don Maloney will oversee the Coyotes' 2014 draft in Philadelphia on June 27-28. The Coyotes have the 12th pick in the first round.
The Coyotes also announced that Jeff Twohey has been promoted to assistant director of amateur scouting.
Bernhardt, 56, worked for the Dallas Stars from 1993 through 2011 and was their director of for the final 14 years of his tenure there. During that period, the Stars' draft choices included Steve Ott (2000), Mike Smith (2001), Jussi Jokinen (2001), Trevor Daley (2002), Loui Eriksson (2003), James Neal (2005), Matt Niskanen (2005) and Jamie Benn (2007).
Twohey, 53, spent the past two seasons as general manager of the Oshawa Generals. He previously served as an amateur scout for the Coyotes from 2010 to 2012.