According to Aaron Portzline of The Athletic, John Tortorella will not be back as the head coach of the Columbus Blue Jackets.
It’s a bold statement, but the Columbus Blue Jackets will not be making the playoffs this season.
By now, everyone in the hockey world knows things are breaking down between the Columbus Blue Jackets and Pierre-Luc Dubois.
The situation between Pierre-Luc Dubois and the Columbus Blue Jackets seems to be, uh, deteriorating. Head coach John Tortorella shed some light on the situation on 97.1 The Fan’s Rothman and Ice program Wednesday, a day ahead of Columbus’ opener against the Nashville Predators. “Yeah, he wants out,” Tortorella said. “He spoke to the team,Continue reading “Blue Jackets: Torts Says Dubois “Wants Out””
When Columbus Blue Jackets head coach John Tortorella appeared to tear a strip off Pierre-Luc Dubois during Game Two of their series against the Toronto Maple Leafs, the motivational aftermath was not yet known. But when Dubois scored a hat trick in Game Three and gave his club a 2-1 series lead thanks to aContinue reading “Blue Jackets: Dubois Bounces Back, Scores Hat Trick as Columbus Takes Lead”