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Sorry haters, but hockey in Arizona is continuing to grow

Sorry haters, but hockey in Arizona is continuing to grow

thehockeynews.com Updated Apr 27 (3 days ago)
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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  • Arizona Coyotes seek 'modernization' of structure with new GM

    Arizona Coyotes seek 'modernization' of structure with new GM

    yahoo.com Apr 11
    The Arizona Coyotes want to change their structure. Co-owner Anthony LeBlanc said they will look at a “modernization of our entire processes, ” which is in part why they decided to fire longtime general manager Don Maloney on Monday. “At the end of the …
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  • GM Don Maloney lost front-office power struggle in Arizona

    GM Don Maloney lost front-office power struggle in Arizona

    Now that Don Maloney has been ousted after laying an enormous amount of groundwork for the future success of the Arizona Coyotes, someone else will now come in and get most of the credit. And make no mistake, Maloney’s firing will signal an about-face i…
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  • Shane Doan on summer decisions, John Scott, Coyotes future (Q&a…

    Shane Doan on summer decisions, John Scott, Coyotes future (Q&A)

    yahoo.com Apr 9
    Arizona Coyotes captain Shane Doan understands his family has sacrificed a lot for his NHL hockey career. For two decades they’ve allowed him to pursue his passion. And as he prepares to finish another year with the only organization he has ever played …
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  • NHL Three Stars: Panarin leads Blackhawks; Reimer shuts down Wi…

    NHL Three Stars: Panarin leads Blackhawks; Reimer shuts down Wild

    No. 1 Star: Artemi Panarin, Chicago Blackhawks The rookie continued his torrid pace with three assists in a 6-2 win over the Arizona Coyotes. Panarin has 11 points in his last three games played. Before that stretch he had two points in his prior nine. …
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  • Streaking Blackhawks pound Coyotes 6-2

    Streaking Blackhawks pound Coyotes 6-2

    NHL.com Apr 5
    CHICAGO - Trevor van Riemsdyk and Andrew Ladd scored after Artem Anisimov was knocked out of the game by a questionable hit from Antoine Vermette, and the surging Chicago Blackhawks beat the Arizona Coyotes 6-2 on Tuesday night. Anisimov was ...
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  • Coyotes’ Vermette booted after hitting Blackhawks’ Anisimov fro…

    Coyotes’ Vermette booted after hitting Blackhawks’ Anisimov from behind

    The Blackhawks entered Tuesday’s game against the Arizona Coyotes without the services of Andrew Shaw and Marian Hossa, and there’s a chance Chicago will be without Artem Anisimov going forward, as well. Anisimov, 27, was forced to leave midway through …
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  • Getting half-naked for a Nicklas Backstrom autograph

    Getting half-naked for a Nicklas Backstrom autograph

    yahoo.com Apr 4
    Jeremy Lese is a Puck Daddy reader and a lifelong Washington Capitals fan originally from Silver Spring, MD. He flew out to Phoenix last weekend with his brother to visit some friends, and decided to check out the Washington Capitals against the Arizona…
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  • Yahoo Free NHL Live Stream of the Day: Coyotes vs. Blues

    Yahoo Free NHL Live Stream of the Day: Coyotes vs. Blues

    yahoo.com Apr 4
    The St. Louis Blues will continue chasing the Dallas Stars for tops in the Central Division and Western Conference as they host the Arizona Coyotes Monday night. Arizona is already looking toward the draft while St. Louis goes back to Brian Elliott in n…
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  • Toronto Leafs’ Kadri hit with two diving fines, Coyotes’ Hanzal…

    Toronto Leafs’ Kadri hit with two diving fines, Coyotes’ Hanzal, Oilers’ Yakupov also fined

    Maple Leafs winger Nazem Kadri is the first player this season to be fined twice for diving, and he managed to land both fines on the same day. The NHL announced Friday that Kadri, 25, has been fined a total of $5,000 for two separate diving infractions…
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  • Benn scores 40th goal, Stars beat Coyotes 4-1

    Benn scores 40th goal, Stars beat Coyotes 4-1

    NHL.com Apr 1
    DALLAS - Jamie Benn doesn't say much about himself. Stars coach Lindy Ruff isn't so shy when it comes to taking about Dallas' captain. Benn scored his 40th goal, Antti Niemi made 31 saves and Dallas beat the Arizona Coyotes 4-1 on Thursday ni...
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  • NHL Three Stars: Flyers win in OT; Sharks top Kings

    NHL Three Stars: Flyers win in OT; Sharks top Kings

    yahoo.com Mar 29
    No. 1 Star: Claude Giroux, Philadelphia Flyers Some felt Giroux shouldn’t play against the Winnipeg Jets after appearing to suffer a concussion against the Arizona Coyotes. But he played, and he scored the overtime winner with 14 seconds left before the…
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  • Bennett, Monahan lead Flames past Coyotes

    Bennett, Monahan lead Flames past Coyotes

    NHL.com Mar 29
    GLENDALE, Ariz. - Sam Bennett scored twice, Sean Monahan had a goal and two assists and the Calgary Flames avoid a season sweep by the Arizona Coyotes with a 5-2 win Monday night. T.J. Brodie and Joe Colborne also scored for Calgary, and Mich...
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  • Rumor Roundup: Coyotes face pressure to speed up rebuild

    Rumor Roundup: Coyotes face pressure to speed up rebuild

    Poised to miss the NHL playoffs for the fourth consecutive season, some changes could be coming to the Arizona Coyotes. The Ottawa Sun’s Bruce Garrioch reports there’s talk the Coyotes slow rebuild doesn’t bode well for GM Don Maloney. Garrioch claims t…
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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.