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Erik Karlsson is doing his best to keep the Ottawa Senators rolling. The Senators’ captain had two goals and an assist, including the winner 40 seconds into overtime, and Ottawa edged the Arizona Coyotes 3-2 on Thursday night for their fifth consecutive victory. ”We created a lot of good scoring chances,” Karlsson said.
NHL Commissioner Gary Bettman said the league is committed to keep the Coyotes in Arizona, while stressing that the team doesn’t have a future in its current arena in Glendale. ”We have not given up on that market,” Bettman said Wednesday on the final day of GM meetings. Bettman was referring to a letter he […]
MARCH 02: NHL Commissioner Gary Bettman speaks during a panel discussion for the 2017 Congressional Hockey Caucus Briefing Day on the Hill in the Rayburn House Office Building on Capitol Hill on March 2, 2017 in Washington, DC. Cue more Arizona Coyotes arena drama. NHL Commissioner Gary Bettman threw his touque into the ring on […]
NHL general managers want to keep things as they are – for now. ”Like anything, it’s better to move slow,” Arizona Coyotes general manager John Chayka said. Colin Campbell, the NHL’s senior executive vice president of hockey operations, said it was almost certain to bubble into controversy during the postseason.
Carolina coach Bill Peters pulled into a spot at the airport before his team’s trip to Arizona and looked over to see Eddie Lack parked next to him. The random encounter could have been awkward, coming a day after Peters publicly called out his backup goalie. Lack stopped 24 shots two days after being criticized […]
Shane Doan is the aging leader of a struggling hockey team. Arizona’s 40-year-old captain had his first three-point game of the season and assisted on Jordan Martinook’s winning goal as the Coyotes beat the Carolina Hurricanes 4-2 on Friday night. Christian Dvorak and Alex Goligoski also scored for Arizona, which snapped a five game skid […]
Evander Kane scored the go-ahead goal with 5:36 remaining, and the Buffalo Sabres were finally able to preserve a third-period lead in a 6-3 win over the Arizona Coyotes on Thursday night. Ryan O’Reilly had a goal and two assists, including a no-look backhand pass to set up Kane’s goal. Marcus Foligno scored twice, including […]
Less than one week after the Arizona Coyotes handed the Buffalo Sabres a devastating loss that all but ended Buffalo’s playoff hopes, the teams are set to meet again. Buffalo and Arizona will play their second and final game against each other in Buffalo on Thursday at 7 p.m. On Sunday, the Coyotes (22-33-7) overcame […]
DECEMBER 15: Radim Vrbata #17 of the Arizona Coyotes skates against the Toronto Maple Leafs during an NHL game at the Air Canada Centre on December 15, 2016 in Toronto, Ontario, Canada. It’s been a nerve-wracking couple of days for Radim Vrbata, but he can be at ease now that he’ll be remaining with the […]
Shane Doan had been opposed to a trade as his career has started to wind down, remaining adamant that he wanted to finish with the Arizona Coyotes, the only NHL team he’s ever known. ”Not a big market for a 40-year-old fourth liner who only wants to go to a contender,” Doan said with a […]
Boston Bruins defenseman Colin Miller delivered a devastating open-ice hit on Alex Burmistrov on Tuesday night, putting the Arizona Coyotes forward on a stretcher and receiving a game misconduct. At 3:49 of the second period, rookie defenseman Jakob Chychrun sent a short pass near the Coyotes’ defensive blue line to Burmistrov. It was an ill-advised […]