Photos: Torts is all smiles (for now?)

 

Vancouver Canucks' coach John Tortorella meets with the media for the first time in Vancouver on June 25.

 
 
 
 
<div id="page1">Vancouver Canucks head coach John Tortorella shakes hands with team owner Francesco Aquilini as General Manager Mike Gillis looks on after a press conference announcing him as the new head coach of the team, June 25, 2013 at Rogers Arena in Vancouver.</div>
 

Vancouver Canucks head coach John Tortorella shakes hands with team owner Francesco Aquilini as General Manager Mike Gillis looks on after a press conference announcing him as the new head coach of the team, June 25, 2013 at Rogers Arena in Vancouver.

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<div id="page1">Vancouver Canucks head coach John Tortorella shakes hands with team owner Francesco Aquilini as General Manager Mike Gillis looks on after a press conference announcing him as the new head coach of the team, June 25, 2013 at Rogers Arena in Vancouver.</div>
Vancouver Canucks head coach John Tortorella speaks to a large crowd of journalists during a press conference June 25, 2013 at Rogers Arena in Vancouver.
Vancouver Canucks head coach John Tortorella laughs while taking part in an interview after a press conference announcing him as the new head coach of the team, June 25, 2013 at Rogers Arena in Vancouver.
Vancouver Canucks team owner Francesco Aquilini, Henrik Sedin #33 and Chris Higgins #20 of the Vancouver Canucks listen to new head coach John Tortorella speaking during a press conference announcing Tortorella as the new head coach of the team, June 25, 2013 at Rogers Arena in Vancouver.
Vancouver Canucks head coach John Tortorella speaks to a large crowd of journalists during a press conference June 25, 2013 at Rogers Arena in Vancouver.
Chicago Blackhawks NHL hockey owner Rocky Wirtz arrives at Phil Stefani's Steakhouse in Chicago, Tuesday, June 25, 2013. Wirtz was joined by Blackhawks President and CEO John McDonough at the restaurant along with the Stanley Cup trophy. The Blackhawks defeated the Boston Bruins to win the championship on Monday.
Vancouver Canucks' head coach John Tortorella laughs as he removes an earpiece after an interview following a news conference after he was hired by the NHL hockey team in Vancouver.
Vancouver Canucks' head coach John Tortorella pauses during a news conference after he was hired by the NHL hockey team in Vancouver.
Vancouver Canucks' head coach John Tortorella leaves a news conference after he was hired by the NHL hockey team in Vancouver.
Vancouver Canucks' head coach John Tortorella arrives for a news conference after he was hired by the NHL hockey team in Vancouver.
Vancouver Canucks' head coach John Tortorella smiles during a news conference after he was hired by the NHL hockey team in Vancouver.
Vancouver Canucks' head coach John Tortorella laughs and rubs his face in response to a question during a news conference after he was hired by the NHL hockey team in Vancouver.
Vancouver Canucks' head coach John Tortorella speaks during a news conference after he was hired by the NHL hockey team as general manager Mike Gillis listens in Vancouver.
Vancouver Canucks' head coach John Tortorella speaks during a news conference after he was hired by the NHL hockey team as general manager Mike Gillis listens in Vancouver.
Vancouver Canucks' head coach John Tortorella, centre, shakes hands with general manager Mike Gillis, right, as owner Francesco Aquilini wtahces after Tortorella was hired by the NHL hockey team in Vancouver.
Vancouver Canucks' head coach John Tortorella smiles during a news conference after he was hired by the NHL hockey team in Vancouver.
Vancouver Canucks' head coach John Tortorella, right, speaks during a news conference after he was hired by the NHL hockey team in Vancouver.
Vancouver Canucks' head coach John Tortorella arrives for a news conference after he was hired by the NHL hockey team in Vancouver.
Vancouver Canucks' head coach John Tortorella pauses during a news conference after he was hired by the NHL hockey team in Vancouver.
Vancouver Canucks coach John Tortorella gets ready for a live interview, June 25th, after a press conference at Vancouver's Rogers arena where GM Mike Gillis announced the hiring.
Vancouver Canucks coach John Tortorella smiles at a reporter's question, June 25th, during a press conference at Vancouver's Rogers arena where GM Mike Gillis announced the hiring.
Vancouver Canucks coach John Tortorella smiles at a reporter's question, June 25th, during a press conference at Vancouver's Rogers arena where GM Mike Gillis announced the hiring.
Vancouver Canucks coach John Tortorella answers at a reporter's question, June 25th, during a press conference at Vancouver's Rogers arena where GM Mike Gillis announced the hiring.
Vancouver Canucks coach John Tortorella answers at a reporter's question, June 25th, during a press conference at Vancouver's Rogers arena where GM Mike Gillis announced the hiring.
Vancouver Canucks coach John Tortorella answers at a reporter's question, June 25th, during a press conference at Vancouver's Rogers arena where GM Mike Gillis announced the hiring.
Vancouver Canucks Ryan Kesler and Chris Higgins listen, June 25th, to their new coach, John Tortorella during a press conference at Vancouver's Rogers arena.
Vancouver Canucks coach John Tortorella gets ready for a live interview, June 25th, after a press conference at Vancouver's Rogers arena where GM Mike Gillis announced the hiring.
Vancouver Canucks coach John Tortorella gets ready for a live interview, June 25th, after a press conference at Vancouver's Rogers arena where GM Mike Gillis announced the hiring.
Vancouver Canucks coach John Tortorella answers at a reporter's question, June 25th, during a press conference at Vancouver's Rogers arena where GM Mike Gillis announced the hiring.
Vancouver Canucks coach John Tortorella answers at a reporter's question, June 25th, during a press conference at Vancouver's Rogers arena where GM Mike Gillis announced the hiring.
Vancouver Canucks coach John Tortorella answers at a reporter's question, June 25th, during a press conference at Vancouver's Rogers arena where GM Mike Gillis announced the hiring.
It was a packed house for Vancouver Canucks GM Mike Gillis and new coach John Tortorella, June 25th, at Vancouver's Rogers arena where GM Mike Gillis announced the hiring of Tortorella.
It was a packed house for Vancouver Canucks GM Mike Gillis and new coach John Tortorella, June 25th, at Vancouver's Rogers arena where GM Mike Gillis announced the hiring of Tortorella.
It was a packed house for Vancouver Canucks GM Mike Gillis and new coach John Tortorella, June 25th, at Vancouver's Rogers arena where GM Mike Gillis announced the hiring of Tortorella.
It was a packed house for Vancouver Canucks GM Mike Gillis and new coach John Tortorella, June 25th, at Vancouver's Rogers arena where GM Mike Gillis announced the hiring of Tortorella.
It was a packed house for Vancouver Canucks GM Mike Gillis and new coach John Tortorella, June 25th, at Vancouver's Rogers arena where GM Mike Gillis announced the hiring of Tortorella.
Vancouver Canucks owner Francesco Aquilini [L] and GM Mike Gillis [R] welcome new coach John Tortorella, June 25th, at Vancouver's Rogers arena after the press conference announcing the hiring of Tortorella.
Vancouver Canucks owner Francesco Aquilini [L] and GM Mike Gillis [R] welcome new coach John Tortorella, June 25th, at Vancouver's Rogers arena after the press conference announcing the hiring of Tortorella.
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
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