Post Tagged with: "Mike Smith"

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Bet on the Canadiens This Super Bowl Weekend

This year won’t be the first time the Montreal Canadiens play a pair of matinee match-ups on Super Bowl weekend. Based on their above-average success rate in those games and […]

by · January 30, 2015 · 0 comments · Montreal Canadiens
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Coyotes’ Dismal Fortune At The All-Star Break

As the Arizona Coyotes head into the All-Star break, things appeared have gone from worse to the abysmal. Not only do the Coyotes enter the mid-season classic with a six-game […]

by · January 21, 2015 · 0 comments · Arizona Coyotes
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Masked Men: Wild Year For Dubnyk

Devan Dubnyk is getting another chance to establish himself as a starting goaltender in the NHL. The Arizona Coyotes dealt Dubnyk to the Minnesota Wild on Wednesday in exchange for […]

by · January 14, 2015 · 1 comment · Minnesota Wild, NHL Goaltending
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Dubnyk traded: Coyotes Commit To Mike Smith

After one-half season of vacillating, general manager Don Maloney and coach Dave Tippett settled on their number one goalie. No surprise they selected Mike Smith and this only reinforces a […]

by · January 14, 2015 · 7 comments · Arizona Coyotes
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5 Underachieving Goalies This Season

This season there have been a number of unsung goaltenders who are having outstanding seasons. Colorado Avalanche’s Calvin Pickard and Winnipeg Jets’ Michael Hutchinson are number one and two in […]

by · January 14, 2015 · 0 comments · NHL Goaltending
Special Teams Remain A Key Barometer To Coyotes’ Season

Special Teams Remain A Key Barometer To Coyotes’ Season

There’s a theory afloat in the NHL that the better the penalty killing result, the greater the chances are of winning. A recent study found between 1968 and 2010, 76 […]

by · January 11, 2015 · 0 comments · Arizona Coyotes
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Coyotes’ Special Teams Catalyst To Victory Over Jets

Some may think the Jekyll and Hyde syndrome is solely reserved for the pen of Scottish writer Robert Louis Stevenson. In the course of two consecutive games, the Arizona Coyotes […]

by · January 9, 2015 · 0 comments · Arizona Coyotes, Uncategorized
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Can Dubnyk Wrestle Coyotes’ Goalie Job From Smith?

For the Arizona Coyotes, this is turning into a very expensive game of musical chairs. For the better part of the past few weeks, Mike Smith, considered the Coyotes’ number […]

by · December 30, 2014 · 1 comment · Arizona Coyotes
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Arizona Coyotes 2014 Year in Review

For the Arizona Coyotes, 2014 was a year filled with great moments. Memories were created both on and off the ice as the team went from the Phoenix Coyotes playing […]

by · December 26, 2014 · 0 comments · Arizona Coyotes
Oshie and the Blues' PK unit has been a point of concern as of late (Jasen Vinlove-USA TODAY Sports)

Blues Can’t Blame Goaltending This Time

So let’s really stretch and assume the St. Louis Blues will make another premature exit in this year’s playoffs. Crazy thought, right? Well, the Blues have three fully capable goalies […]

Desert Drought: Looking at Arizona’s Home Woes

Desert Drought: Looking at Arizona’s Home Woes

For the Arizona Coyotes, it has been a season full of struggles at Gila River Arena. The Coyotes have gone winless in their last seven home games and hold a […]

by · December 11, 2014 · 0 comments · Arizona Coyotes
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Coyotes On The Brink of Implosion

Maybe this is the time for some dramatic changes. Winless at home in exactly one month and and shut-out at home for the last 172;33, the Arizona Coyotes are in […]

by · December 5, 2014 · 3 comments · Arizona Coyotes