Coaches are important personnel in all games. Their different approaches towards a game play a key role in winning a match. Some coaches are famous for their style of play, others are because of their serial winning nature and some have controversies that make them the talk of the day. Notable coaches in the National Hockey League include:
The Canadian/American was born in 1958 and has become exemplary in the managerial career. He is a professional ice hockey coach currently in charge of Florida Panthers which participates in the NHL. He began his career in 1996 and has three Stanley Cup wins in 2010, 2013 and 2015. Previous teams he has managed include Chicago Blackhawks, Colorado Avalanche and St Louis Blues.
Barry was born on 15th July 1962 in Winnipeg, Canada. The 57-year-old is currently the coach of the New York Islanders. The Canadian won his first Stanley Cup in 2018 after a nineteen-season wait. He reached his 800th career win with his current team in 2018 against the Ottawa Senators.
John Robert Tortorella
John is an American professional ice hockey coach and former player. The controversial coach is currently managing the Colombus Blue Jackets and has won one Stanley Cup in 2004. He began managing NHL teams since 2001 and has been involved with teams like New York Rangers, Lightning Vancouver Canucks and Tampa Bay. The head coach was recently given a 15-day suspension after being found guilty of attempting to access the Calgary Flames’ locker room.
He is a Canadian professional coach whose involvement with NHL teams dates back to 2002. In his career, he has managed one Stanley Cup triumph. The 56-year-old has managed teams such as the Toronto Maple Leafs, The Detroit Red Wings and The Mighty Ducks of Anaheim.