VegasInsider.com
VI Mobile Scores and Betting OddsVI Mobile Scores and Betting Odds Be Social
Home
NFL
NBA
NHL
MLB
NCAA FB
NCAA BK
Golf
Auto
Horses
Soccer
Boxing/MMA
More
Betting Tools

 
Tortorella discourages tweeting by Canucks players

VANCOUVER, British Columbia (AP) - New Vancouver Canucks coach John Tortorella doesn't want his players to get too social on Twitter.

Advertisement
Tortorella wants his players to limit their Twitter use because he says the social media site is ``nothing but trouble.''

He won't ban players from using it, but he said they better make sure they don't tweet any information from the locker room.

Several Vancouver players use Twitter, including goaltender Roberto Luongo and forwards David Booth and Alex Burrows.

Tortorella has his own Twitter page. He is a dog lover and uses his Twitter account for fundraising causes related to canines.

Tortorella was known for clashing with the media during his days as coach of the New York Rangers. He's trying to get along better with reporters on the West Coast, but says some information must ``stay in the room.''

Copyright 2017 by STATS LLC and Associated Press.
Any commercial use or distribution without the express written
consent of STATS LLC and Associated Press is strictly prohibited.

  
HEADLINES
News: Grand Salami - December
Ducks hang on to top Hurricanes, 3-2
Islanders end skid with win over Caps
Jets end slide with 5-1 win over Canucks
Stars sneak by Rangers in SO, 2-1
Matheson helps Panthers top Wings in OT
Bernier, Avalanche upset Penguins 2-1
Predators recall G Juuse Saros
Jets activate G Steve Mason off IR
MORE HEADLINES
 
Why Buy Picks From VegasInsider.com
NHL Pro Hockey Handicapper Sports Picks Records
NHL Hot Streaks
7-0 L7, 39-16 G-Plays, +1,366 TY
6-1 +525 L7, 8-2 +730 L10 Run
+1,030 NHL G-Plays This Year
7-3 +463 L10 Picks, 16-6 L22 Totals
10-3 L8 Days, 6-1 L7 G-Plays
4-1 L5, 10-5 L15 Totals Plays
VegasInsider.com Gold Membership
2017 NHL SEASON PICK RECORDS
Money Leaders
Handicapper Money
Matt Fargo + 1466
Stephen Nover + 832
Kevin Rogers + 818
Underdog Leaders
Handicapper Money
ASA + 878
Bill Marzano + 435
Gary Bart + 173
Over-Under Leaders
Handicapper Money
Stephen Nover + 1007
Bruce Marshall + 787
Doc's Sports + 334
Guaranteed Leaders
Handicapper Money
Matt Fargo + 1900
Kevin Rogers + 1140
Stephen Nover + 452
Favorite Leaders
Handicapper Money
Matt Fargo + 1379
Kevin Rogers + 1086
Bill Marzano + 640
Member Leaders
Handicapper Money
Doc's Sports + 726
ASA + 510
Stephen Nover + 277
MORE PICK RECORDS
  
corner graphic
With a VI Gold Membership, you can SAVE 10% off a Live Odds subscription, SAVE 20% off Daily Pick packages, and receive access to up to 1,000 Member Plays each month!
VI Gold Membership