Which NHL coach would you least like to play for?
Mike Keenan, Flames ........ 36%
Marc Crawford, Kings ........ 10%
Ken Hitchcock, Blue Jackets .... 10%
John Tortorella, Lightning ...... 10%
Michel Therrien, Penguins ...... 7%
Players couldn't vote for their own coach.... Keenan's Flames (page 74) and
Therrien's Penguins are playoff-bound .... Keenan has led eight NHL teams in 19
years of coaching; this will be his 12th appearance in the postseason, but his
first since '95--96.... Tortorella was the coach cited most by goaltenders,
drawing 35% of their vote.
[Based on a survey of 365 NHL players] ? For more on
the poll, and to comment on it, go to SI.com/players.