John Tortorella Press Confrences

Discussion in 'Other Sports' started by The Hammer, May 26, 2013.

  1. The Hammer

    The Hammer Leper Messiah

    For those who do not follow the NHL you have to see a John Tortorella press conference. They are one of the most uncomfortable things to watch. He typically tries to say as little as possible. The whole experience is really awkward watching his one and two word answers. When he does give a longer answer it is typically in the tradition of Bobby Knight.


    What makes it even better is that Tortorella is not the head coach of some small market team. He is the head coach of the New York Rangers. His playoff press conferences are the best. Unfortunately the Rangers were just eliminated from the playoffs. We will have to go another year before classic pressers like this:

    Here is a compilation from the 2012 playoffs:​
    And a general compilation of his best moments:​