john tortorella

NHL

John Tortorella Delivers Riveting Presser After Blowout Loss

For once in his life, Torts actually had nothing to say. It was still great.
Kyle Cantlon
12.13.17
NHL

Leafs' Babcock Should Win NHL's Coach of Year Award, but Probably Won't

It's going to Tortorella. Don't trust the voters to get it right.
Dave Lozo
4.27.17
Hockey

Biscuits Hockey Podcast Episode 21: TORTS REFORM

Special guest Jesse Spector stops by to talk about his history of John Tortorella fights, how baseball would handle expansion compared to hockey, and who is getting the final playoff spots in the East.​
VICE Sports
3.31.17
john tortorella

John Tortorella Missing All-Star Game Because of his Sick Dog

He was forced to sit out last night's game due to a quirky All-Star game-related rule.
Sean Newell
1.28.17
Hockey

How Do This Year's Blue Jackets Hold Up Against the 1992-93 Penguins?

A tale of two win streaks: one 16 games, one 17 games. One featuring shootouts and the other ending in a tie.
Dave Lozo
1.6.17
NHL

The Blue Jackets, Somehow, Are One Win Away from Mario's Penguins and NHL History

Columbus is riding a 16-game winning streak, one shy of the record set by the 1992-93 Penguins. We look at some of the key numbers during the Blue Jackets' run.
Kyle Cantlon
1.4.17
Hockey

​The Columbus Blue Jackets' Win Streak is Enough to Give You Whiplash

The Blue Jackets' win streak is probably not indicative of the team's overall talent. But that's OK.
Dave Lozo
1.4.17
NHL

John Tortorella Still Doesn't Care for Your Nerd Stats

Torts has no time for stats like Corsi and Fenwick.
Kyle Cantlon
11.8.16
world cup of hockey

USA Hockey Is on Life Support

And after its World Cup game against Canada on Tuesday night, it will be time to pull the plug.
Dave Lozo
9.20.16
NHL

Down Goes Brown's Grab Bag: The (Mostly) Good World Cup Overtime Rules, and John Tortorella Outrage

Plus more on Paul Coffey—arguably the most one-dimensional scoring blueliner of all time—and why the World Cup is worth it, despite the inevitable injuries that will occur.
Sean McIndoe
9.9.16
Hockey

Tortorella's Stance on National Anthem Protests Is Rather Un-American

John Tortorella said if any players from the USA's World Cup of Hockey team sit during the national anthem, they will be benched for the entire game.
Oren Weisfeld
9.7.16
Deaner

Under the Bucket: Old Man Jagr Is Ruling the NHL

Deaner doesn't think Tortorella will last, and believes a little bonus should be added to 'rivalry' games. He also hopes Jagr wins the scoring title.
Dean Murdoch
10.27.15