The former owner of New Mexico’s Cross Country Auto Sales, Randy Eastburg founded Flower Mound, Texas-based Valley Ridge Roofing and Construction in 2010 and has since helped the company generate more than $7 million in revenue. Beyond his professional pursuits, Randy Eastburg is a passionate fan of the National Hockey League’s (NHL) Dallas Stars.
Ken Hitchcock is not only one of the most accomplished coaches in Stars history but the entire NHL. The 22-year veteran began his coaching career with the Stars during the 1995-96 season and coached the team until 2002. He later coached the Philadelphia Flyers, Columbus Blue Jackets, and St. Louis Blues, before returning to Dallas for the 2017-18 season. After a disappointing season in which the Stars missed the playoffs, Hitchcock announced his retirement from coaching on April 14. He will continue to serve the organization in a consulting capacity.
His most memorable season was 1998-99 when he led the Stars to a Stanley Cup following a 114-point regular season. He also won the Jack Adams Trophy as the league’s best coach in 2012 after leading the Blues to a 43-15-11 record. The 66-year-old retires with the third-most coaching wins (823) all-time.