Coyotes Lack of Scoring, Poor Defense Doom Chances Against Wild

After a decent Canadian road trip which included a victory over the Vancouver Canucks, the Phoenix Coyotes returned home to the friendly confines of Arena for a three-game homestand that began against the playoff-contending Minnesota Wild.

Phoenix Coyotes: 5-Step Plan to Avoid a Slow Start to 2013 Season

Posted 01/22/2013 - 11:46 by HockeyPolls

The Phoenix Coyotes are off and running as the new season has begun. Unfortunately, they are running slow, and the track is full of obstacles, as they have gotten off to an 0-2 start after giving up 11 goals to Chicago and Dallas.

If the Coyotes are to repeat as Pacific Division Champs and make the 2013 NHL Playoffs, there are steps they must take to accomplish such a task.

Power Ranking the Coyotes Biggest Rivals

Over the years, the Phoenix Coyotes have developed quite a rivalry with certain teams throughout the league. Some are division rivals who see each other quite frequently throughout the season. Others are teams that they have met in the playoffs throughout the years. And still there are others who have developed bad blood with the team throughout their years based on a single incident or event that leads to certain fisticuffs every time these teams play.

Without further adieu, the list of the top five Coyotes rivals.

Coyotes' Doan Worth Every Penny of New $21.2 Million Deal

When the Phoenix Coyotes re-signed Shane Doan to a four-year, $21.2 million deal in the offseason, some bristled at the number of dollars that the franchise would pay to a forward who has never posted a season with more than 80 points and has scored less than 60 points over the past three years.

5 Reasons Why Oliver Ekman-Larsson Is the Next Big Thing for the Phoenix Coyotes

When you examine the Phoenix Coyotes roster, you see a mix of proven forwards, journeyman players, a left for dead goaltender who has been reborn and a couple of young up-and-coming players. One of those young players had a breakout year last season. His name is Oliver Ekman-Larsson and the hockey world better take notice because this kid is on his way to stardom in this league.

NY Rangers Free Agency: 3 Reasons Shane Doan Is a Perfect Fit

Posted 08/21/2012 - 09:51 by HockeyPolls

As the dog days of summer are ending, so are the dog days of the NHL offseason. Many players are getting acquainted with their new team or are skating once again to get back into playing shape for the beginning of the regular season.

NHL: Doan, Coyotes Staying in Glendale? History Says 'Not so Fast, My Friends!'

The saga involving the Phoenix Coyotes looks like it is drawing to a close.

According to the Phoenix Business Journal, there is only one more obstacle that former San Jose Sharks CEO Greg Jamison has to overcome to complete his purchase of the much-maligned franchise.

Doan Most Likely to Leave, Jamison $20 Million Short in Bid to Buy Coyotes

As the drama surrounding the Phoenix Coyotes continues, one constant that the Coyotes have always depended on is Shane Doan. Doan, the team's captain, has spent all 17 years of his hockey career with the franchise and many thought he would retire a Coyote. Fans in the Valley of the Sun felt that there was no way that the face of the franchise could leave, even if he tested the waters this summer in free agency.

5 Phoenix Coyotes Who Need to Step Up This Season

Posted 07/16/2012 - 20:54 by HockeyPolls

The Phoenix Coyotes are coming off of their best season in franchise history. The hard work, determination and luck that goes into a Western Conference Finals run is something that is hard to duplicate in back-to-back seasons.

With the loss of some critical members of the pack (Whitney, Aucoin and Pyatt), several Coyotes are going to have to play better this season if the team hopes to return to the playoffs, much less the conference finals or beyond.

Phoenix Coyotes Captain Shane Doan to Test Free Agency

It may be hard to believe, but there is a possibility that Shane Doan could be wearing a different sweater come next season. News came out this afternoon that Captain Coyote will test the free agent waters that officially begins on July 1st.

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