Lane Douglas Lambert (born November 18, 1964) is a Canadian retired professional ice hockey forward drafted 25th overall in the second round of the 1983 NHL Entry Draft. Lambert played 283 games in the National Hockey League for the Quebec Nordiques, New York Rangers, and Detroit Red Wings.
November 18, 1964|
Melfort, Saskatchewan, Canada
|Height||6 ft 0 in (183 cm)|
|Weight||185 lb (84 kg; 13 st 3 lb)|
Detroit Red Wings|
New York Rangers
25th overall, 1983|
Detroit Red Wings
Lambert was the head coach of the Milwaukee Admirals of the American Hockey League until he was promoted as an assistant coach for the Nashville Predators on June 9, 2011. He was also an assistant coach with the Washington Capitals during their 2018 Stanley Cup run, however he signed with the New York Islanders after head coach Barry Trotz signed with the team in 2018.
Lambert was born in Melfort, Saskatchewan. He was married to Andi Lambert, who died September 16, 2015 of breast cancer. They had one child together and Lambert had another child from a previous marriage.
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