Some hockey coaches are calm, cool and collected during games. Some barely appear to move a piece of gum from one side of their mouth to the other.
Not many, though.
NHL history is chock-full of great examples of coaches with a super-short fuse. Between Joel Quenneville's forehead turning the same color as the Blackhawks' home sweaters to John Tortorella inviting media to meet him outside, hockey has given us a lot of great coach moments.
Here are a few of those moments, caught on film.
He also once challenged Scotty Bowman to fight.
(NSFW) There's a little language from the should-be Hall of Famer in this clip. Fast forward to about 2:00 for the fireworks. RIP.
A big part of his vocabulary stops at four letters.
The runaway winner from last year's NHL footage on HBO, he's a lot of fun to watch.
It's hard to come close to this man.