John Tortorella is one of the more “colorful” coaches in the NHL. His fiery attitude motivates his players and sometimes intimidates them as well. Still, John Tortorella has been a successful coach throughout his tenure with the Tampa Bay Lightning and the New York Rangers.
However, his success is sometimes overshadowed by his actions on and off the ice.
Tort’s fiery attitude that he unleashes on his players, is the same attitude he unleashes on the media. He curses during interviews, which provides great sound clips. Sometimes he doesn’t talk at all because he is too “fed up” with the media.
There is no doubt that John Tortorella has provided fans and the media with plenty of great moments on and off the ice. Some of these moments were funny, some were motivational and some were downright embarrassing.
Here are the five best moments from John Tortorella.
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