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Shane Doan Retires From NHL

Shane Doan Retires From NHL

August 30th, 2017 As those signed to NHL contracts look ahead to the start of training camp, there’s one veteran that will be hanging up his skates rather than tying them this fall. Long-time Arizona Coyotes' captain Shane Doan announced on Wednesday that he is retiring from the NHL after 21 seasons in the...
Jakob Chychrun's Knee Injury Not Season-Ending

Jakob Chychrun's Knee Injury Not Season-Ending

August 29th, 2017 When Arizona Coyotes' defenseman Jakob Chychrun underwent surgery earlier in the offseason, there was concern that the 19-year-old blueliner could be at risk to miss the entire 2017-18 season. It's never ideal for any player to miss any significant time, especially when that player is set to enter...

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Ahh, the Arizona Coyotes. Hockey’s favourite punching bag. Long plagued by arena troubles, attendance troubles, financial troubles, ownership troubles and pretty much every other sort of trouble you can imagine, the National Hockey League has, nevertheless, stood by its desert outpost. While this... July 12th, 2017

2017 NHL Draft: Coyotes Pick Pierre-Olivier Joseph #23 Overall

With the 23rd Pick in the 2017 NHL Entry Draft the Arizona Coyotes Have Selected Pierre-Olivier Joseph From the Charlottetown Islanders in the (QMJHL) About Pierre-Olivier Joseph Joseph is the classic case of a defensive prospect that needs to mature but has all the elements to be an excellent... June 24th, 2017

Rangers Trade Stepan and Raanta to Coyotes

The New York Rangers have traded center Derek Stepan and goaltender Antti Raanta to the Arizona Coyotes in exchange for the seventh-overall pick in the 2017 NHL Entry Draft and defenseman Anthony DeAngelo. The Rangers were rumored to be in the market to move Stepan and Raanta and the Coyotes have... June 23rd, 2017

Blackhawks Trade Hjalmarsson to Coyotes for Murphy and Dauphin

The Chicago Blackhawks are trading veteran defenseman Niklas Hjalmarsson to the Arizona Coyotes in exchange for defenseman Connor Murphy and forward Laurent Dauphin, the Blackhawks announced Friday. This deal comes just hours ahead of the 2017 NHL Entry Draft and is all but certainly a move to free... June 23rd, 2017

Shane Doan: The Legend of Captain Coyote

June 19, 2017, will go down in Coyotes history as being a controversial day. The Arizona Coyotes made the decision to not offer Shane Doan the 21-year veteran a contract for the upcoming season. The Coyotes have never played a season without Doan who has the been the cornerstone of the... June 21st, 2017

Doan Decision Should Have Been Handled Better

For the last few seasons, it was generally believed that the face of the Arizona Coyotes, captain Shane Doan, had a place on the team for as long as he wanted to continue playing hockey. Not many players in sports typically receive this courtesy, but for Doan, who showed extreme loyalty to the... June 20th, 2017