Tag Archives | John Tortorella

The Five Stages of Torts

Tuesday, April 8th, 2014

In 1969 Elisabeth Küebler-Ross proposed the model of the five stages of grief – denial, anger, bargaining, depression and acceptance. As I watched the Canucks’ playoff hopes finally die at the hands of the Anaheim Ducks I realised that the first season of John Tortorella in Vancouver has seen me go through all five stages. […]

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The Canucks rise from rock bottom

Sunday, January 19th, 2014

That’s it. It had to happen. The Canucks would find a place where they just could not take it anywhere and by the looks of it, they and John Tortorella found it tonight. The Canucks have been struggling to find a new ‘them’. A new way under Torts. Torts is fantastic though, focusing on the […]

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Canucks vs Devils – 24/10

Friday, October 25th, 2013

The final game of the Canucks vs Devils series, had Luongo coming out on top of the highly promoted battle with Cory Schneider.

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Canucks vs Penguins 19/10

Sunday, October 20th, 2013

Now there’s something you don’t see everyday. The Canucks and Penguins playing hockey against each other.

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