Post Tagged with: "Mike Smith"

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THW’s Big Lists Revisited: Busts

THW’s Big Lists Original: Comeback THW’s Big Lists Original: Busts THW’s Big Lists Original: Breakout THW’s Big Lists Original: Rookie Sleepers THW’s Big Lists Revisited: Comeback THW’s Big Lists Revisited: Breakout THW’s […]

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Mackenzie Blackwood – The Next Ones: NHL 2015 Draft Prospect Profile

Mackenzie Blackwood THW Close-Up: Date of birth: 12/9/1996 Place of birth: Thunder Bay, Ontario Ht: 6’4″     Wt: 215 lbs Catches: Left Position: Goaltender NHL Draft Eligibility: 2015 Twitter: @MacBlackwood1 THW The Next Ones Rankings (February): not […]

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Can The World Championships Rejuvenate Mike Smith?

Take into account the past calendar year, and the journey for goalie Mike Smith had to be agonizing. Counted upon as a principal force in the Arizona Coyotes’ fortunes, and […]

by · May 21, 2015 · 0 comments · Arizona Coyotes
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Smith, Ekman-Larsson Excel at IIHF World Championship

The 2015 IIHF World Championship concluded last weekend in Prague as Team Canada defeated Team Russia in the Gold Medal Game. Several members of the Arizona Coyotes participated in this […]

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Strange Legends and Bloopers that Put Goaltending in the Spotlight

Goaltenders have always had a reputation for being a bit, let’s say, quirky. The idea behind the stereotype is that a player is crazy to put themselves in the way […]

by · May 14, 2015 · 0 comments · Humor
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Canada’s Offense Thrives, Goaltending Gives Reason to Worry

Scoring was never of any concern for Team Canada prior to the IIHF World Hockey Championships. They had more star power up front than any other team even came close to. Much […]

by · May 11, 2015 · 0 comments · International Hockey
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Coyotes Gaining Experience During Offseason

Three years ago, the Arizona Coyotes achieved their highest level of postseason success in franchise history. On May 7, 2012, the Coyotes defeated the Nashville Predators in Game 5 of […]

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Positives for Arizona Entering Season Finale

The 2014-15 NHL season comes to an end on Saturday for the Arizona Coyotes. The Coyotes are guaranteed to finish with the worst record in the Western Conference and will […]

by · April 11, 2015 · 0 comments · Arizona Coyotes
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Mike Smith’s March Resurgence

When the Arizona Coyotes traded goaltender Devan Dubnyk to the Minnesota Wild, it was a deal that provided the Coyotes with two opportunities: firstly, an additional shot in the third […]

by · April 1, 2015 · 0 comments · Arizona Coyotes
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Meszaros Scores a Cluster of Goals

Andrej Meszaros joined the Buffalo Sabres as a free agent in July of 2014. Prior to that, the veteran played for the Ottawa Senators, Tampa Bay Lightning, Philadelphia Flyers, and […]

by · March 31, 2015 · 0 comments · Buffalo Sabres
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Stars Lehtonen a Romo-like Enigma

Stars goalie Kari Lehtonen is on the verge of his best single season win total (needs 1 more for 35) in his career.  However, this season also marks his worst […]

by · March 31, 2015 · 0 comments · Dallas Stars
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Coyotes’ Misery continues: Dropped 16 Of Last 17 Games

When you’re playing well and winning, things like this do not happen. Then again, when you’re the Arizona Coyotes and you’ve dropped 16 of your last 17 games and sport […]

by · March 23, 2015 · 0 comments · Arizona Coyotes