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Devan Dubnyk reclamation project on track with the Arizona Coyo…

Devan Dubnyk reclamation project on track with the Arizona Coyotes

thehockeynews.com Updated 12 hours ago
Dave Tippett, Sean Burke and the Arizona Coyotes are doing it again. They’ve plucked another goalie off the scrap heap and made him look like look like a legitimate NHL netminder. This time it’s Devan Dubnyk, the former Edmonton Oilers castoff who’s bee…
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  • Kings get power-play goals from Gaborik, Martinez in 4-2 win ov…

    Kings get power-play goals from Gaborik, Martinez in 4-2 win over Coyotes

    NHL.com 12 hours ago
    LOS ANGELES, Calif. - Defenceman Alec Martinez scored the go-ahead goal early in the third period during a power play, Marian Gaborik also connected with the man advantage for his sixth goal in four games, and the Los Angeles Kings beat the Ariz...
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  • Rumor Roundup: Trading Hall would do little to help Oilers long…

    Rumor Roundup: Trading Hall would do little to help Oilers long-term improvement

    thehockeynews.com Dec 17 (4 days ago)
    The Edmonton Oilers firing of head coach Dallas Eakins prompted speculation over potential roster changes. It’s believed Oilers management will consider all options going forward, including the possibility of trading star left wing Taylor Hall. TSN’s Da…
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  • Meet Auston Matthews, the next, next NHL draft phenom

    Meet Auston Matthews, the next, next NHL draft phenom

    thehockeynews.com Dec 17 (4 days ago)
    Team USA has won two of the past five world junior championships and based on the talent available to the team, another title soon wouldn’t be surprising. Part of the challenge will be replenishing the roster when the top recruits join the NHL early and…
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  • Ekman-Larsson scores in overtime, Coyotes beat Oilers 2-1 to en…

    Ekman-Larsson scores in overtime, Coyotes beat Oilers 2-1 to end 9-game home losing streak

    NHL.com Dec 17 (4 days ago)
    GLENDALE, Ariz. - Oliver Ekman-Larsson scored with 0.3 seconds left in overtime, and the Arizona Coyotes beat the Edmonton Oilers 2-1 Tuesday night to end a team-record nine-game home losing streak. The game appeared to be headed to a shootou...
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  • Rumor Roundup: McDavid hopefuls could thin out roster in hopes …

    Rumor Roundup: McDavid hopefuls could thin out roster in hopes of landing star

    thehockeynews.com Dec 16 (5 days ago)
    The floundering Edmonton Oilers appear the favorites to win the 2015 NHL draft lottery and select OHL scoring sensation Connor McDavid as the first-overall pick. However, they could soon have some competition in the McDavid sweepstakes. Luke DeCock of t…
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  • From Comeau to Hemsky, cost per point helps show the most (and …

    From Comeau to Hemsky, cost per point helps show the most (and least) effective off-season signings

    thehockeynews.com Dec 14 (7 days ago)
    When the Dallas inked Ales Hemsky to play alongside the newly acquired Jason Spezza it was heralded as a tremendous signing. So far, however, the Stars aren’t getting their money’s worth. Following Saturday night’s game against the Devils, Hemsky has on…
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  • Zach Parise helps Minnesota Wild beat Arizona Coyotes 4-3 in sh…

    Zach Parise helps Minnesota Wild beat Arizona Coyotes 4-3 in shootout

    NHL.com Dec 13
    GLENDALE, Ariz. - Zach Parise had a tying power-play goal late in the third period, and then scored in the shootout to help the short-handed Minnesota Wild beat the sliding Arizona Coyotes 4-3 on Saturday night. Mikko Koivu's shot into the ro...
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  • Keep playing terrible, Arizona: It’s your best hope for the fut…

    Keep playing terrible, Arizona: It’s your best hope for the future

    Just as the season was dawning, I had a conversation with Arizona Coyotes goaltender Mike Smith about expectations. The Canadian Olympian laid out the battle plan for his squad pretty succinctly: “The past couple of years, our consistency has not been w…
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  • How the Boston Bruins blew the Thornton, Kessel, Wheeler, Segui…

    How the Boston Bruins blew the Thornton, Kessel, Wheeler, Seguin trades…and lost out on T.J. Brodie, too

    Let’s play a little hindsight gymnastics. Quick question: would you make this trade? Joe Thornton, Phil Kessel, Blake Wheeler and Tyler Seguin for Matt Bartkowski, Loui Eriksson, Alexander Fallstrom, Matt Fraser, Dougie Hamilton, Alexander Khokhlachev, …
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  • Rumor Roundup: Arizona could make Yandle available, Devils migh…

    Rumor Roundup: Arizona could make Yandle available, Devils might be dealing

    As the Arizona Coyotes continue to struggle (2-6-2 in their last 10 games) amid ongoing questions over the state of their ownership, there’s growing speculation trades could be in the offing soon. TSN’s Bob McKenzie reports Coyotes defenseman Keith Yand…
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  • Bettman: No reason for worry on Coyotes' vote

    Bettman: No reason for worry on Coyotes' vote

    ESPN.com Dec 9
    While expansion to Las Vegas was the buzz of the NHL's Board of Governors meetings the past two days, the fact that the ownership transfer of the Arizona Coyotes to Andrew Barroway was not ready to be voted on this week raised eyebrows.
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  • Rumor Roundup: Trade talk still surrounding Oilers, Coyotes beg…

    Rumor Roundup: Trade talk still surrounding Oilers, Coyotes begin youth movement

    During a “state of the franchise” press conference last Friday, Edmonton Oilers GM Craig MacTavish announced no major changes were planned for his floundering club. His comments, however, haven’t put to rest the trade speculation which has dogged the Oi…
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  • Marchand scores 2, Rask has 31 saves to help Bruins beat Coyote…

    Marchand scores 2, Rask has 31 saves to help Bruins beat Coyotes 5-2 to avoid winless trip

    NHL.com Dec 6
    GLENDALE, Ariz. - Brad Marchand scored twice, Tuukka Rask stopped 31 shots and the Boston Bruins used a quick start to beat the reeling Arizona Coyotes 5-2 Saturday night and avoid a winless road trip. Kevan Miller, Simon Gagne and Loui Eriks...
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  • Arizona Coyotes ownership deal in trouble?

    Arizona Coyotes ownership deal in trouble?

    yahoo.com Dec 6
    In October, Andrew Barroway was set to acquire a 51-percent stake in the Arizona Coyotes for $152.5 million. He would join a group of nine partners, and serve as the team’s governor. The rest of the owners characterized the deal as another way to streng…
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  • Pens acquire Klinkhammer from Coyotes

    Pens acquire Klinkhammer from Coyotes

    The Pittsburgh Penguins have acquired forward Rob Klinkhammer and a conditional draft pick from the Arizona Coyotes i for defenseman Philip Samuelsson.
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  • Penguins acquire forward Rob Klinkhammer from Coyotes for defen…

    Penguins acquire forward Rob Klinkhammer from Coyotes for defenceman Samuelsson

    NHL.com Dec 5
    PITTSBURGH, Pa. - The Pittsburgh Penguins have acquired forward Rob Klinkhammer and a conditional draft pick from the Arizona Coyotes i for defenceman Philip Samuelsson. Klinkhammer has three goals in 19 games this season for the Coyotes. He ...
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  • NHL trade tracker: 2014-15 official deals

    NHL trade tracker: 2014-15 official deals

    NHL.com Nov 11
    Dec. 18 Jets acquire D Jay Harrison from Hurricanes in exchange for Ottawa's 2015 sixth-round draft pick Dec. 16 Sabres acquire F Jerry D'Amigo from Blue Jackets in exchange for F Luke Adam Dec. 14 Blue Jackets acquire F Jeremy Mori...
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  • NHL Three Stars: Jooris tricks Coyotes; Fleury, Quick record sh…

    NHL Three Stars: Jooris tricks Coyotes; Fleury, Quick record shutouts

    No. 1 Star: Josh Jooris, Calgary Flames The 22-year old rookie tallied his first NHL hat trick as Calgary beat the Arizona Coyotes 5-2. Curtis Glencross and Dennis Wideman each had a pair of assists, while Karri Ramo made 26 saves. The Flames have taken…
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  • Video - Elevated Plays Of The Week 02:07

    Elevated Plays Of The Week

    Dec 18
    Check out some of the best goals, saves and hits from this week in the NHL.
  • Video - Predators Cruise Past Coyotes 01:06

    Predators Cruise Past Coyotes

    Dec 11
    The Predators scored three goals in the first period and went on to beat the Coyotes 5-1.
  • Video - Marchand, Bruins Stop Slide 00:37

    Marchand, Bruins Stop Slide

    Dec 6
    The Bruins snapped a three-game slide behind two goals from Brad Marchand in a 5-2 win over the Coyotes.
  • Video - Coyotes Snap Skid 00:50

    Coyotes Snap Skid

    Dec 1
    Tobias Rieder scored two goals to help the Coyotes to a 5-2 win over the Oilers, which snapped Arizona's three-game losing streak.

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