Kelly Forbes enters his seventh season as video coach for the Dallas Stars. Kelly works closely with the coaching staff and players, breaking down film both in-game and postgame. He also organizes video scouting reports of opposing teams for game preparation.
Forbes interned with the Dallas Stars broadcast department during the 2006-07 season and worked as a freelance television professional for teams from the NHL, NBA, MLB and NFL for three years. He graduated from the University of Oklahoma in 2006 with a degree in broadcasting and electronic media. Forbes played hockey at OU from 2003-06 and also skated for the Oklahoma City Blazers of the CHL in 2006.
The native of Nanaimo, British Columbia, also has a son, Isaac and resides in Dallas with his wife Julie.