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10 RFAs who missed training camp and how their disputes were re…

10 RFAs who missed training camp and how their disputes were resolved

thehockeynews.com Updated Sep 17 (3 days ago)
Ryan Johansen’s contract negotiations with the Columbus Blue Jackets are…contentious. Yesterday started with Blue Jackets GM Jarmo Kekalainen drawing a line in the sand by insinuating the start of training camp as a cut off point. Later on, team preside…
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  • Coyotes giving young players a longer look with several rosters…

    Coyotes giving young players a longer look with several rosters spots up for grabs

    thehockeynews.com Sep 18 (yesterday)
    Coyotes giving young players a longer look with several rosters spots up for grabs
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  • Coyotes add Rolston, Roque to scouting staff

    Coyotes add Rolston, Roque to scouting staff

    NHL.com Sep 17 (3 days ago)
    Arizona Coyotes General Manager Don Maloney announced today that the Coyotes have added Ron Rolston and Jim Roque to the team’s pro scouting staff. “We are pleased to add Ron and Jim to our professional scouting department,” said Maloney. “Bot...
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  • Five non-playoff NHL teams that could make it this season

    Five non-playoff NHL teams that could make it this season

    thehockeynews.com Sep 15 (5 days ago)
    Five of the the 14 teams that missed the NHL playoffs in 2012-13 (Colorado, Dallas, Columbus, Philadelphia and Tampa Bay) qualified for a playoff berth last season. Here are five teams on the outside looking in during the 2014 playoffs that – in this wr…
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  • Sponsorship of Coyotes' arena OK'd by city

    Sponsorship of Coyotes' arena OK'd by city

    ESPN.com Sep 12
    The home of the NHL's Arizona Coyotes is now officially named the Gila River Arena.
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  • Sponsorship of Coyotes' arena OK'd by city

    Sponsorship of Coyotes' arena OK'd by city

    The home of the NHL's Arizona Coyotes is now officially named the Gila River Arena.
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  • Rumor Roundup: Sharks & Coyotes trade buzz

    Rumor Roundup: Sharks & Coyotes trade buzz

    As the San Jose Sharks prepare for the start of training camp next week, questions hang over the future of several players. Though Sharks GM Doug Wilson backtracked somewhat from talk of making significant changes to his roster, CSN Bay Area’s Kevin Kur…
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  • Coyotes to wear throwback jersey in March: Which one should the…

    Coyotes to wear throwback jersey in March: Which one should they use?

    The newly named Arizona Coyotes announced their game night promotions schedule for the coming season and we’ll get a blast from the past in early March. On March 5, a Thursday game against the Vancouver Canucks, the Coyotes will celebrate “Throwback Nig…
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  • Coyotes name Steve Sullivan as development coach

    Coyotes name Steve Sullivan as development coach

    NHL.com Sep 8
    The Arizona Coyotes on Monday named Steve Sullivan as development coach, signing him to a multiyear agreement. No other terms were disclosed. Sullivan, 40, played 16 seasons in the NHL, including 33 games with the Coyotes during the 2012-13 sea...
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  • NHL expansion is coming, just don’t hold your breath

    NHL expansion is coming, just don’t hold your breath

    The NHL has gone a full 14 years without adding a single expansion team, which is the longest period without growth since the league ballooned from six to 12 teams in 1967. The business of hockey is stronger than it has ever been and hockey’s global rea…
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  • Born in the USA could be theme song of 2016 NHL draft

    Born in the USA could be theme song of 2016 NHL draft

    The best draft USA has ever had was in 2007 when Patrick Kane went first overall and was immediately followed by James Van Riemsdyk. Two years prior was close, when Bobby Ryan went second overall behind Sidney Crosby and Jack Johnson was taken third ove…
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  • NHL logo rankings No. 2: Arizona Coyotes

    NHL logo rankings No. 2: Arizona Coyotes

    We’re nearing the end of our NHL logo rankings, which are the result of a seven-person THN panel who discussed and debated each logo. Rather than judge by longevity and rank the Original 6 teams 1-6, we tried to look at the designs again for the first t…
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  • National Hockey League releases schedule for the 2014-15 pre-se…

    National Hockey League releases schedule for the 2014-15 pre-season

    NHL.com Aug 19
    NEW YORK, N.Y. - The National Hockey League will make appearances at several neutral-site venues over the 15-day pre-season schedule beginning Sept. 21. The 2014 Kraft Hockeyville game between the Calgary Flames and Arizona Coyotes will be pl...
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  • Rumor Roundup: Flyers need help on the blueline, but don’t expe…

    Rumor Roundup: Flyers need help on the blueline, but don’t expect it to come soon

    The state of the Philadelphia Flyers defense core remains a troubling issue. They’ve lacked a true top-two defenseman since Chris Pronger’s career was ended by injury nearly three years ago. They attempted to address that issue in July of 2012 by signin…
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  • Coyotes boss tired of ‘out clause’ speculation, predicts profit…

    Coyotes boss tired of ‘out clause’ speculation, predicts profitability

    yahoo.com Aug 18
    George Gosbee wants the world to know that the Arizona Coyotes are putting roots down in Glendale with a series of long-term financial deals. The problem is that even with that apparent stability, the focus for many remains on the fact that the franchis…
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  • Coyotes sign new arena naming-rights deal

    Coyotes sign new arena naming-rights deal

    ESPN.com NHL.com Aug 13
    The Arizona Coyotes and Gila River Casinos have agreed on a nine-year partnership that will include the first naming-rights deal by a federally recognized tribe with a venue for one of the four major professional sports leagues.
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  • Arizona Coyotes sign arena rights deal with Gila River Casinos

    Arizona Coyotes sign arena rights deal with Gila River Casinos

    Arizona Coyotes sign arena rights deal with Gila River Casinos
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  • Paul Bissonnette’s epic Ice Bucket Challenge video will leave y…

    Paul Bissonnette’s epic Ice Bucket Challenge video will leave you breathless

    As the ALS Ice Bucket Challenge picks up steam with more entertaining videos every day, free agent winger Paul Bissonnette just set the standard by which all other submissions will be judged. After being challenged by his former Phoenix (and now Arizona…
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  • Puck Daddy's Summer of Disappointment: Arizona Coyotes Edition

    Puck Daddy's Summer of Disappointment: Arizona Coyotes Edition

    yahoo.com Aug 10
    (Ed. Note: There’s entirely too much sunshine in the summer. So your friends at Puck Daddy are offering a month of thrown shade and perpetual gloom. Behold, our Summer of Disappointment series, in which we ask fans of all 30 teams to recall the biggest …
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  • Toughest jobs in sports: Ice maker for the Arizona Coyotes

    Toughest jobs in sports: Ice maker for the Arizona Coyotes

    yahoo.com Jul 25
    This is the fifth of eight entries in a Yahoo Sports series on the toughest jobs in sports. Click here to check out previous stories and a schedule for what's to come. When the Arizona Coyotes hired Canada native J.J. Straker as their ice maker last sum…
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  • Video - Western Conference Risers And Fallers 06:49

    Western Conference Risers And Fallers

    Sep 17
    Scott Burnside, Pierre LeBrun, Katie Strang and Craig Custance look at the teams in the NHL's Western Conference that improved in the offseason, and those that are starting to slide backward.
  • Video - Ice Bucket Challenge To The Extreme 01:33

    Ice Bucket Challenge To The Extreme

    Aug 12
    NHL player Paul Bissonnette withstood gallons of glacier water for his Ice Bucket Challenge.
  • Video - Stars Edge Coyotes 00:39

    Stars Edge Coyotes

    Apr 13
    Shane Doan and David Moss scored goals to lead the Coyotes past the Stars 2-1.
  • Video - Pavelski, Sharks Edge Coyotes 00:35

    Pavelski, Sharks Edge Coyotes

    Apr 12
    Joe Pavelski scored two goals in the Sharks' 3-2 win over the Coyotes.

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