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Czech Republic will be burly at the World Cup, but survival wil…

Czech Republic will be burly at the World Cup, but survival will be tough

thehockeynews.com Updated May 27 (3 days ago)
Today’s announcement of the Czech Republic World Cup roster made official what we had already known: Jaromir Jagr would not be suiting up for the national squad. And hey, that’s fair – the man is an icon and he needs some rest as he continues a marvelou…
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  • Coyotes hire Anaheim's Segal as COO

    Coyotes hire Anaheim's Segal as COO

    NHL.com May 25 (5 days ago)
    GLENDALE, Ariz. - The Arizona Coyotes have hired Anaheim Ducks executive Ari Segal as chief operating officer. The move was announced by the team on Wednesday. Segal previously served as a special assistant to Anaheim CEO Michael Schulman ...
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  • All the latest on Dale Tallon, Pavel Datsyuk and Mike Van Ryn

    All the latest on Dale Tallon, Pavel Datsyuk and Mike Van Ryn

    thehockeynews.com May 24 (6 days ago)
    Scott Luce has been either the director of scouting or director of player personnel with the Florida Panthers since 2002. And like literally every other person in the talent evaluation business, he has some home runs and he has some skeletons in his clo…
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  • Coyotes, Tucson make it official: Moving AHL team to city

    Coyotes, Tucson make it official: Moving AHL team to city

    NHL.com May 19
    GLENDALE, Ariz. - The Arizona Coyotes and Tucson made it official Thursday, saying the team is moving its American Hockey League franchise to the city. The AHL's board of governors approved the sale of the Springfield Falcons to the Coyotes o...
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  • City of Tucson approves AHL franchise – now the team needs a na…

    City of Tucson approves AHL franchise – now the team needs a name

    The city council of Tucson, Arizona, has officially approved a deal that will bring the AHL’s Springfield Falcons to town, where they will continue to serve as the farm team for the NHL’s Coyotes. In a unanimous vote, the council signed off on a ten-yea…
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  • Chayka could become trendsetter as young NHL GM; MLB already fl…

    Chayka could become trendsetter as young NHL GM; MLB already flooded with youth

    NHL.com May 12
    Recently named the youngest general manager in NHL history, John Chayka of the Arizona Coyotes may represent the start of a trend toward youth in hockey. Major League Baseball has fully embraced youth in the GM's chair since Theo Epstein was hir...
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  • Coyotes 26-year-old GM could start trend of young thinkers in s…

    Coyotes 26-year-old GM could start trend of young thinkers in senior NHL roles

    NHL.com May 12
    David Simpson opened the newspaper last week and read that John Chayka had become the youngest general manager in NHL history. "Huh," Simpson said to his wife, "I know this guy." No, she responded in disbelief. "Yeah," said Simpson, the...
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  • London Knights sweep OHL championship; look unstoppable

    London Knights sweep OHL championship; look unstoppable

    Right now, the Brandon Wheat Kings and Rouyn-Noranda Huskies are in control of their respective championships in the WHL and QMJHL, with 3-1 series leads over Seattle and Shawinigan. The Wheaties lost yesterday, the Huskies the day before. The OHL’s Lon…
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  • AHL board approves sale, relocation of Coyotes' affililate

    AHL board approves sale, relocation of Coyotes' affililate

    NHL.com May 10
    CHICAGO - The American Hockey League board of governors has granted conditional approval to the Arizona Coyotes to buy the Springfield Falcons and relocate the franchise to Tucson, Arizona. The board unanimously approved the sale and move at ...
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  • Babock, Boudreau and Tippett prove NHL coaches should be all fo…

    Babock, Boudreau and Tippett prove NHL coaches should be all for salary disclosure

    The recent spate of coach signings has revealed two very clear notions. The first is that, as was the case with the players more than two decades ago, full salary disclosure would do wonders for the salaries of the 30 men behind NHL benches. The second …
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  • Shane Doan says he wants to come back for at least one more sea…

    Shane Doan says he wants to come back for at least one more season

    Twenty seasons with one organization is a nice round number, but veteran Shane Doan wants to make it 21 campaigns with the Arizona Coyotes. Doan, 39, said during an appearance on the NHL Network Friday evening that he wants to return to the Coyotes for …
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  • John Chayka, youngest GM in NHL history, leads Coyotes' new bol…

    John Chayka, youngest GM in NHL history, leads Coyotes' new bold vision

    Like many hockey-obsessed 26 year olds, John Chayka would occasionally fire up his gaming system and play a little EA Sports NHL. Those games included a “Be A GM” Mode, in which you manage a team under the salary cap, make trades and even help facilitat…
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  • Future Watch: Dylan Strome is primed to become the No. 1 center…

    Future Watch: Dylan Strome is primed to become the No. 1 center Arizona desperately needs

    The Strome family has a tradition. Three sons have been drafted into the OHL over the years, and a couple nights before each one has left home, the family has thrown a big party featuring all their relatives. The son who was leaving would give a speech,…
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  • Sorry haters, but hockey in Arizona is continuing to grow

    Sorry haters, but hockey in Arizona is continuing to grow

    Stories about Arizona’s arena saga are rarely fun to read. The latest development in Glendale has AEG Facilities taking over as managers of Gila River Arena. The company is an offshoot of the firm that owns the Los Angeles Kings and has vast experience …
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  • Phoenix mayor wants shared arena for Suns, Coyotes

    Phoenix mayor wants shared arena for Suns, Coyotes

    NHL.com Apr 19
    PHOENIX - Phoenix Mayor Greg Stanton is pushing for a downtown arena shared by the NHL's Arizona Coyotes and NBA's Phoenix Suns. Stanton advocated the shared arena during his state of the city address on Tuesday, adding that funding for it wo...
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  • Springfield: It’s a hell of a town, but not for the American Le…

    Springfield: It’s a hell of a town, but not for the American League

    It’s almost as though it’s out of Slap Shot, a last-place minor pro team in the northeast plays out the season amid news the team will be sold to new owners in the sunbelt. Except there are no Hanson Brothers and no Federal League championship for one o…
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  • Coyotes to buy Springfield Falcons, move AHL club to Tucson

    Coyotes to buy Springfield Falcons, move AHL club to Tucson

    NHL.com Apr 19
    GLENDALE, Ariz. - The Arizona Coyotes have signed an agreement to purchase the Springfield Falcons and hope to move their AHL affiliate to Tucson. The deal, announced Tuesday, must be approved by the NHL board of governors and is contingent u...
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  • In the NHL, even the good guys have the same ‘win or get lost’ …

    In the NHL, even the good guys have the same ‘win or get lost’ pressures

    Don Maloney is a good man who, by all accounts, did a very good job as general manager of the Arizona Coyotes. But his team didn’t win so he lost his job. That’s the way it is in pro sports — win or get lost. So even though Maloney has nicely pieced tog…
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  • Rumor Roundup: Canadiens not trying to trade Subban, but he’s n…

    Rumor Roundup: Canadiens not trying to trade Subban, but he’s not untouchable

    Monday was locker clean-out day for the 14 NHL teams that failed to qualify for the 2016 Stanley Cup playoffs. It was also time for some general managers and players to field questions from the media regarding their off-season plans. Montreal Canadiens …
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  • Video - Kings Blank Coyotes 00:34

    Kings Blank Coyotes

    Mar 16
    Jonathan Quick had 25 saves in the Kings' 1-0 win over the Coyotes.
  • Video - Blackhawks Use Extra Man Well In Win 00:37

    Blackhawks Use Extra Man Well In Win

    Mar 12
    Andrew Shaw and Brad Richards each scored a power-play goal in Chicago's 2-1 win over Arizona.
  • Video - One Month Left In NHL Regular Season 03:54

    One Month Left In NHL Regular Season

    Mar 10
    With one month left in the regular season, the Central Division could see five teams make the playoffs for the second season in a row.
  • Video - Predators Need OT To Top Coyotes 00:57

    Predators Need OT To Top Coyotes

    Mar 9
    James Neal's overtime goal lifted the Predators past the Coyotes 2-1.