David Quinn takes control of the Californians, that will certainly open up the new season on October 7 with a duel against Nashville Predators in Prague.
The 55-year-old succeeds Bob Boughner, who was released on July 1st.
Quinn last worked in the NHL from 2018 to 2021 as a head coach of the New York Rangers.
At the 2022 Winter Season Olympics in Beijing, the American cared for the US team.
The Augsburg Sturm (27) switched over to the Sharks with the Colorado Avalanche after winning the title and also signed a three-year agreement.