Here comes Tortorella.
Been waiting for your opportunity to see Torts go ape-shit? Feeling cheated you haven’t seen him lose his marbles yet, jumping down the throats of lollygaggers and zebras during the game, and hacks after it?
You may get your chance Saturday night.
The John Tortorella show is finally ready to begin.
Tortorella said he’ll be behind the bench Saturday in Edmonton for the first time this preseason.
In the first two games, he observed as the eye in the sky, and what he saw was a team scrambling around, rather embarrassingly at times, unsure about Tortorella’s new system.
Tortorella has four preseason games left to get these guys on point. First, however, he has to get them to forget about seven years of Alain Vigneault.
“(You have to) implement yours and also get them out of the way they played before,” Tortorella said.
“It’s not a criticism of how they played before. It’s been a very successful team.
“There are certain things I like...