John Tortorella is an American professional ice hockey coach. He most recently served as the head coach of the Vancouver Canucks of the National Hockey League (NHL).
John is perhaps best known for his tenure as head coach of the Tampa Bay Lightning, where he led the team to the 2004 Stanley Cup.
John also has the distinction of being the winningest American-born coach in NHL history. He was selected to be part of the USA Olympic Hockey coaching staff in Vancouver in 2010 when they won a Silver Medal.