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AHL Logo Ranking: No. 16 – Springfield Falcons

AHL Logo Ranking: No. 16 – Springfield Falcons

thehockeynews.com Updated 9 hours ago
(The AHL has undergone a season of change and one-third of the league has changed locations or logos for the 2015-16 season. Leading up to the new season, The Hockey News will be ranking the logos of the league’s teams and offering a brief look at the h…
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  • Vermette’s stay in Chicago was short but very, very sweet

    Vermette’s stay in Chicago was short but very, very sweet

    thehockeynews.com Aug 23 (5 days ago)
    As Antoine Vermette made his way through the mass of humanity in the cramped visitor’s dressing room at Amalie Arena after Game 5 of the Stanley Cup final, he was unfailingly polite. “Sorry for the sweat,” he said as he brushed up against people on his …
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  • Max Domi hoping to be part of turnaround for Arizona Coyotes

    Max Domi hoping to be part of turnaround for Arizona Coyotes

    thehockeynews.com Aug 22 (7 days ago)
    By Carter Brooks When you hear the name Domi, what comes to mind? Is it the record 333 career NHL fighting majors? Maybe it’s an unforgettable altercation with a fan in the penalty box. Whatever it is, it’s most likely not the words “goal scorer,” “capt…
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  • Briere announces retirement after 17 seasons

    Briere announces retirement after 17 seasons

    NHL.com Aug 17
    Center Daniel Briere announced his retirement from the NHL on Monday after 17 seasons with five teams. Briere, 37, played for the Phoenix Coyotes, Buffalo Sabres, Philadelphia Flyers, Montreal Canadiens and Colorado Avalanche. He scored 307 go...
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  • Daniel Briere retires as a trailblazer

    Daniel Briere retires as a trailblazer

    It would be disingenuous to say Daniel Briere came out of nowhere. After all, he was a first-round pick of the Phoenix Coyotes back in 1996, the same year he scored 163 points for Drummondville of the Quebec League. But since he was waived by those same…
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  • Getting To Know: Jean-Francois Jomphe

    Getting To Know: Jean-Francois Jomphe

    Status: Former NHL center for Anaheim, Phoenix and Montreal from 1995-1999. Ht: 6-foot-1 Wt: 195 pounds DOB: Dec. 28, 1972 In: Havre St.-Pierre, Que. Early Hockey Memory: “Oh wow, I was three years old when I started skating. My dad took me out on the i…
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  • Coyotes prospect Nick Merkley is ‘a pleasure to be around’

    Coyotes prospect Nick Merkley is ‘a pleasure to be around’

    Since the teenagers taken at the NHL draft this summer aren’t old enough to drink, we’ll assume Nick Merkley celebrated being taken 30th overall by Arizona with an Oreo ice cream sandwich instead. That was the junk food of choice for the Kelowna Rockets…
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  • Shane Doan bullish on Arizona Coyotes desert future

    Shane Doan bullish on Arizona Coyotes desert future

    Shane Doan isn’t close to done playing hockey. In fact, the 39-year-old Coyotes captain appears to be re-energized by a summer that saw his team’s desert future go from being in peril to stable with a new two-year arena lease. Per Fox Sports Arizona: Do…
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  • Coyotes sign 1-year affiliation agreement with ECHL's Rapid Cit…

    Coyotes sign 1-year affiliation agreement with ECHL's Rapid City Rush

    NHL.com Aug 11
    GLENDALE, Ariz. - The Arizona Coyotes signed a one-year affiliation agreement with the ECHL's Rapid City Rush on Tuesday. The South Dakota team is entering its second season in the 28-team ECHL. The Coyotes had been affiliated with the Gwi...
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  • Anthony LeBlanc and the rebirth of the Arizona Coyotes (Puck Da…

    Anthony LeBlanc and the rebirth of the Arizona Coyotes (Puck Daddy Interview)

    yahoo.com Aug 8
    The Arizona Coyotes aren’t leaving the Phoenix area. Sure, they may leave Glendale and Gila River Arena after the team’s two-year lease runs out. But leaving the desert seems unlikely at this juncture. The area is the 12th largest television market in t…
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  • The 10 oldest players suiting up in the NHL in 2015-16

    The 10 oldest players suiting up in the NHL in 2015-16

    The Pittsburgh Penguins made a move yesterday that flew a bit under the radar, signing center Matt Cullen to a one-year, $800,000 contract. Cullen, who has played in more than 1,200 games over his career, has been a steady middle of the lineup player th…
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  • Five players who could have bounce back seasons in 2015-16

    Five players who could have bounce back seasons in 2015-16

    When Thomas Vanek hit the free agent market following the 2013-14 season, there was little doubt he was going to end up with the Minnesota Wild, but the club was hoping for a better campaign than what they got from the 31-year-old left winger. Sure, Van…
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  • Arizona State to play 4 games of first Division I season at hom…

    Arizona State to play 4 games of first Division I season at home of Arizona Coyotes

    NHL.com Aug 5
    TEMPE, Ariz. - Arizona State will play four games of its inaugural Division I season at Gila River Arena, home of the NHL's Arizona Coyotes. The Sun Devils and Coyotes made a joint announcement Wednesday that Arizona State will play an exhibi...
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  • Rumor Roundup: Is the time right to trade Shea Weber?

    Rumor Roundup: Is the time right to trade Shea Weber?

    While the Nashville Predators matched a 14-year, $110-million offer sheet for captain Shea Weber from the Philadelphia Flyers in July 2012, he’s remained the subject of annual off-season trade speculation. Weber’s value to the Predators and the expense …
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  • Puck Daddy's Summer Series: The Arizona Coyotes from A to Z

    Puck Daddy's Summer Series: The Arizona Coyotes from A to Z

    yahoo.com Aug 2
    (Ed. Note: August is known to be a very quiet month in the hockey world. As we wait for September to arrive and training camps to begin, let’s learn a little history about all 30 teams. Behold, our summer A-Z series, in which we ask fans of all 30 teams…
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  • Coyotes sign German goalie Niklas Treutle to 1-year, entry-leve…

    Coyotes sign German goalie Niklas Treutle to 1-year, entry-level contract

    NHL.com Jul 29
    GLENDALE, Ariz. - The Arizona Coyotes signed German goalie Niklas Treutle to a one-year, entry-level contract Wednesday. Financial terms of the deal weren't disclosed. The 24-year-old Treutle was 20-10-0 with a .923 save percentage and 2.06 g...
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  • Coyotes and Glendale end stalemate; come to two-year lease agre…

    Coyotes and Glendale end stalemate; come to two-year lease agreement

    The Arizona Coyotes ownership/Glendale lease saga may finally be over … for at least two years. According to Fox Sports Arizona, the Coyotes and the City of Glendale have agreed on amendments to the city’s lease agreement with the Coyotes for Gila River…
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  • Coyotes sign defenceman Dahlbeck to 1-year deal, forward Martin…

    Coyotes sign defenceman Dahlbeck to 1-year deal, forward Martinook to 2-year contract

    NHL.com Jul 20
    GLENDALE, Ariz. - The Arizona Coyotes have signed defenceman Klas Dahlbeck to a one-year, two-way contract and forward Jordan Martinook to a two-year, two-way deal. Dahlbeck had a goal and three assists in 23 games last season with the Coyote...
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  • The two most important Erie Otters ever are leaving this summer

    The two most important Erie Otters ever are leaving this summer

    Everything seemed to revolve around the Erie Otters this season, from top draft prospect Connor McDavid and OHL scoring champion Dylan Strome to the legal drama between the junior franchise and the Edmonton Oilers. With the sale of the Otters to Canadia…
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  • NHL retiree Gilbert Brule signs one-year deal with KHL’s Zagreb

    NHL retiree Gilbert Brule signs one-year deal with KHL’s Zagreb

    Gilbert Brule didn’t pan out how the Columbus Blue Jackets hoped when the club selected the winger sixth overall in 2005 and he announced his NHL retirement in 2014. But Brule suited up this past season in the KHL, and he’s set to play again next season…
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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.

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