'Lambo' back in the bigs

Dan Lambert is back in the NHL.

The 49 year-old has been named an assistant coach with the Nashville Predators. 

Lambert, who coached the Kelowna Rockets to a WHL title in 2015, has spent the last two seasons as the head coach of the Spokane Chiefs.

The pride of St. Malo, Manitoba has previous pro head coaching experience in the American Hockey League with the Rochester Americans and spent a season with the Buffalo Sabres as an eye in the sky under then head coach Dan Bylsma during the 2015-2016 season.