When 26-year-old Lars Hepso stepped on the ice for his first practice as the Coyotes’ new skating coach in 2018, he was greeted by a veteran staff of strong personalities that included Rick Tocchet and John MacLean. MacLean indoctrinated Hepso in a manner that only Mac can master. “I was told, ‘You have five minutes. You have this small space….

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