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The real battle for Clayton Keller is about to begin

The real battle for Clayton Keller is about to begin

thehockeynews.com yahoo.com Updated Jun 25 (yesterday)
BUFFALO – Last night was huge for center Clayton Keller. The dazzling NTDP product went seventh overall to Arizona, giving the Coyotes a player with a Patrick Kane-like skill set. It was also a victory for smaller players, as Keller is one of the few to…
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  • How Jacob Chychrun might have helped the Red Wings land Steven …

    How Jacob Chychrun might have helped the Red Wings land Steven Stamkos

    thehockeynews.com yahoo.com Jun 25 (2 days ago)
    BUFFALO – A week from Friday night, we’ll almost certainly find out what the future holds for Steven Stamkos. But when all the dust settles, don’t be surprised if it turns out the fact that Jakub Chychrun’s stock plummeted in the draft had a huge effect…
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  • Red Wings trade Datsyuk to Coyotes; clear space for Stamkos?

    Red Wings trade Datsyuk to Coyotes; clear space for Stamkos?

    yahoo.com NHL.com Jun 24 (3 days ago)
    BUFFALO, N.Y. – The Detroit Red Wings unloaded the contract of forward Pavel Datsyuk in draft day trade with the Arizona Coyotes, which could give them the necessary salary cap space to go after Tampa Bay Lightning pending unrestricted free agent Steven…
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  • Arizona Coyotes select new arena location, mum on specifics

    Arizona Coyotes select new arena location, mum on specifics

    yahoo.com NHL.com Jun 24 (3 days ago)
    The Arizona Coyotes have selected a location for their new arena. There weren’t further specifics announced by the team, but the hope is that could come in the next several weeks – by the end of the summer at the latest. “We have made significant progre…
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  • Panthers gamble pays off as Yandle signs seven-year, $44.45-mil…

    Panthers gamble pays off as Yandle signs seven-year, $44.45-million deal

    thehockeynews.com Jun 23 (4 days ago)
    First it was the Arizona Coyotes locking up unrestricted free agent Alex Goligoski after trading for the blueliners rights, and now it’s the Florida Panthers who have become successful in landing one of the best available rearguards before the free agen…
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  • Coyotes sign Alex Goligoski after trading for his rights

    Coyotes sign Alex Goligoski after trading for his rights

    NHL.com thehockeynews.com yahoo.com Jun 22 (5 days ago)
    GLENDALE, Ariz. - The Arizona Coyotes have signed defenceman Alex Goligoski to a five-year, $27.375 million contract. The Coyotes acquired the negotiating rights for Goligoski in a trade with Dallas last week and announced his signing on Wedn...
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  • Raising Arizona: Matthews goes from desert to top of draft

    Raising Arizona: Matthews goes from desert to top of draft

    NHL.com Jun 21 (6 days ago)
    About a year before Auston Matthews was born, professional hockey arrived in Arizona. He took in his first Coyotes game as a 2-year-old, and his gaze never strayed far from the ice. "From a young age," Matthews said, "I wanted to be an NHL...
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  • Coyotes bring back Roadrunners name, unveil logo for AHL team

    Coyotes bring back Roadrunners name, unveil logo for AHL team

    The Coyotes’ purchase and subsequent relocation of the Springfield Falcons to Tucson brought Arizona’s AHL affiliate closer to home, and it has also brought a longtime minor league moniker back from the grave. Tucson’s new AHL club was officially dubbed…
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  • Coyotes sign Cunningham to 1-year deal

    Coyotes sign Cunningham to 1-year deal

    NHL.com Jun 17
    GLENDALE, Ariz. - The Arizona Coyotes have signed forward Craig Cunningham to a one-year contract. Terms of the deal announced on Friday were not disclosed. The 25-year-old Cunningham had an assist in 10 games with the Coyotes last season,...
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  • Coyotes take calculated risk, land negotiating rights to Goligo…

    Coyotes take calculated risk, land negotiating rights to Goligoski from Stars for fifth-round pick

    Nothing ventured, nothing gained. At least, that’s the approach the Arizona Coyotes are taking when it comes to landing one of the off-seasons big free agent defensemen. The Coyotes dealt a fifth-round pick in 2016 draft to the Dallas Stars Thursday aft…
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  • Humongous big comeback: Ilya Bryzgalov wants to make return to …

    Humongous big comeback: Ilya Bryzgalov wants to make return to NHL

    Ilya Bryzgalov has played 40 NHL games in the past three seasons — and didn’t play professionally at all in 2015-16 — but that isn’t about to stop the quirky, veteran netminder from setting his sights on an NHL return. In an interview with NHLPA.com’s C…
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  • The Springfield Thunderbirds are the newest AHL team, unveil sh…

    The Springfield Thunderbirds are the newest AHL team, unveil sharp logo

    The off-season AHL shuffle began in April when the Springfield Falcons were purchased by the Arizona Coyotes, their parent club, and relocated to Tucson. One month later, Springfield once again had AHL hockey when the Portland Pirates were sold and subs…
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  • Rumor Roundup: Bruins looking to improve defense through trades

    Rumor Roundup: Bruins looking to improve defense through trades

    With the NHL draft and free agency fast approaching, speculation persists in the Boston media over what Bruins GM Don Sweeney will do to bolster his D-corps. CSNNE.com’s Joe Haggerty reports free agency isn’t Sweeney’s preferred route this summer. Howev…
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  • Coyotes won’t sign Bleackley before deadline, 2014 first-rounde…

    Coyotes won’t sign Bleackley before deadline, 2014 first-rounder re-enters draft

    Conner Bleackley’s NHL career has yet to begin, but the 20-year-old center has already been a first-round draft choice and a throw-in asset for a trade deadline deal. Now he’s about to be drafted again. Bleackley was originally drafted 23rd overall by t…
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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

    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
    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

    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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  • 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.