The Philadelphia Flyers have offered John Tortorella a contract to be the next head coach of the Flyers according to ESPNs Kevin Weekes.
The 63-year-old head coach was an analyst last season for ESPN after mutually parting ways with the Columbus Blue Jackets in 2021.
In his 18-years as an NHL head coach, Tortorella has coached 1383-games in the NHL with a record of 673-541-169.
Initial reports of Tortorella’s candidacy for the Philadelphia Flyers head coaching position broke on Saturday. Coming from Daily Faceoff’s Frank Seravalli.
Hearing #Flyers have narrowed down their coaching search, per sources. Finalists believed to include Barry Trotz and John Tortorella.
— Frank Seravalli (@frank_seravalli) June 11, 2022
Tortorella has not officially accepted the offer yet. However, all signs point to John Tortorella becoming the 23rd head coach in Flyers history.
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