PHILADELPHIA (CBS) — The Flyers may soon have a new coach. According to ESPN’s Kevin Weekes, they offered the job to John Tortorella.
**Breaking News** 🚨📰
I’m told the @NHLFlyers have offered their HC position to John Tortorella. More negotiations required for deal to be completed. @GrittyNHL over to you ! @NHL @StanleyCup #HockeyTwitter pic.twitter.com/ibAi51BoFf
— Kevin Weekes (@KevinWeekes) June 15, 2022
The 63-year-old won a cup with Tampa Bay back in 2004, beating the Flyers in the Eastern Conference Finals on the way to that championship.
Tortorella last coached the Columbus Blue Jackets in 2021.