Post Tagged with: "Sam Gagner"

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Leon Draisaitl: Should He Stay or Should He Go?

If the Oilers had any sort of depth at center, there wouldn’t even be a question as to whether or not 18-year old Leon Draisaitl should be sent back to […]

by · October 21, 2014 · 1 comment · Edmonton Oilers
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Smith Redeemed, Back in Goal for Coyotes

For a player with whom success of the franchise depends, Arizona Coyotes’ goaltender Mike Smith was a complete embarrassment on Opening Night. Now, the native of Kingston, Ont. has a chance […]

by · October 15, 2014 · 0 comments · Arizona Coyotes
No one ever expected a Tampa stopover for Sam Gagner then Arizona did they? (Tom Szczerbowski-US PRESSWIRE)

Arizona’s Gagner, Dubnyk Prepare to Face Former Team

After a thrilling overtime win over the Los Angeles Kings, the Arizona Coyotes are set to welcome the Edmonton Oilers to Gila River Arena on Wednesday night. This game provides […]

by · October 14, 2014 · 0 comments · Arizona Coyotes
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Coyotes Look to Capitalize on Early Schedule Advantage

The games in October remain just as important as the games in April. That’s the consensus emulating from the Arizona Coyotes locker room after practice Tuesday. While the schedule favors […]

by · October 9, 2014 · 0 comments · Arizona Coyotes
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Arizona Coyotes 2014-15 Season Preview: Part I

The Arizona Coyotes are getting ready for their 18th NHL season, their sixth one under head coach Dave Tippett, and their first under their new “Arizona” name. The Coyotes have […]

by · September 21, 2014 · 0 comments · Arizona Coyotes
Nathan Horton was signed by the Jackets, but has missed 32 games recovering from shoulder surgery. (Fred Squillante/Columbus Dispatch)

THW’s Big List of Comeback Candidates

  Be sure to check out other instalments in our Big List Series THW’s Big List of Comeback Candidates THW’s Big List of Bust Candidates THW’s Big List of Breakout […]

by · September 1, 2014 · 8 comments · Fantasy, Previews and Predictions
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Oilers’ Carousel of Coaches Hits Pause

The idea of retaining a head coach from one season to the next is a novelty for quite a few Oilers. Former Oilers forward and current Arizona Coyote Sam Gagner had five […]

by · August 25, 2014 · 0 comments · Edmonton Oilers
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Quenching the Desert Dogs’ Thirst for Goals

Just by taking a quick glance at the current roster of the Arizona Coyotes, most observers will immediately notice a lack of scoring ability and forward depth. Ever since Dave […]

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Free Agency Recap: Oilers Roster Taking Shape

The first day of Free Agency is over, and there have been many changes in Edmonton. The Oilers bid to improve their roster started at the NHL draft, when they […]

by · July 2, 2014 · 0 comments · Edmonton Oilers
Steve Yzerman selects Nikita Kucherov @ 2011 Draft {Photo by Radiospike.com}

Steve Yzerman & The Night of Trades

Steve Yzerman is a boss. On Friday, he traded a second round draft pick for D-man Jason Garrison. Then, later that day, while making multiple trades on the floor in […]

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Will Sam Gagner Succeed with the Arizona Coyotes?

In what was an eventful weekend for the newly named Arizona Coyotes general manager Don Maloney when from a mistake to a sure fire win.  He went from buying out […]

by · June 30, 2014 · 0 comments · Arizona Coyotes
Doug Wilson has been quiet this offseason (Jason O. Watson-US PRESSWIRE)

San Jose Sharks Approaching Rough Waters (Part 3 of 3)

For the first month of the Sharks’ offseason, the leadership among the forwards in San Jose has been micro analyzed and thrown on and off the trade block, only to […]

by · June 27, 2014 · 0 comments · San Jose Sharks