A new coach in town means the start of us digging up fun items from said coach’s past and sharing them with you.

Here’s a commercial featuring then-Bruin, and now Caps coach, Adam Oates smooth-talking a woman in an NHL commercial from the early 1990s. As he approaches the clearly stood up woman, the narrative starts.

“The pursuit of a goal is relentless. Here, Adam Oates patrols the offenzive zone, searching for loose rebounds.”

It’s all so sultry and ‘90s.

We’ve got some more old school Oates stuff to share with you, so stay tuned.


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