October Ends with More Treats Than Tricks for Coyotes

The month of October is in the books for the Arizona Coyotes, and, for the first time since 2013-14, the team is multiple games above .500 after the season’s opening stanza. Colorado Avalanche left wing Matt Nieto and Arizona Coyotes center Clayton Keller (AP Photo/Jack Dempsey) There have been a few tricks in Arizona, but, […]

Schmaltz’s Shootout Winner Lifts Coyotes over Sabres

BUFFALO, N.Y. — Nick Schmaltz scored in the shootout to help the Arizona Coyotes beat the Buffalo Sabres 3-2 on Monday night. Conor Garland and Carl Soderberg scored in regulation for Arizona, which improved to 7-3-1. Darcy Kuemper made 24 saves and stopped all three Sabres attempts in the shootout. Schmaltz scored the game-winner on […]

Meruelo Completes Deal to Become Coyotes’ Majority Owner

By The Canadian Press July 29th, 2019 GLENDALE, Ariz. — Alex Meruelo has completed his purchase of the controlling interest in the Arizona Coyotes. The team announced Monday that Meruelo completed the transaction with Andrew Barroway to become Arizona’s majority owner. Meruelo becomes the only Hispanic controlling owner of an NHL team. The NHL’s Board […]

Penguins Trade Phil Kessel to Arizona Coyotes

report this ad Phil Kessel has been traded by the Pittsburgh Penguins to the Arizona Coyotes. Details of the trade are that the Penguins will receive forward Alex Galchenyuk, and defenseman Pierre-Olivier Joseph in exchange for Kessel, defenseman Dane Birks and a fourth-round pick. No salary was retained in the deal. As was noted in […]

Coyotes Focus on Forwards on Day 2 in Vancouver

report this ad After surprising some with the selection of defenseman Victor Soderstrom in the first round of the 2019 NHL Entry Draft on Friday evening in Vancouver, British Columbia, the Arizona Coyotes and general manager John Chayka aggressively addressed the club’s biggest organizational need – forward depth – on the draft’s second day. Sitting […]

Coyotes Weekly: Season on Life Support

report this ad After suffering a brutal home loss to the 30th-place Los Angeles Kings on Tuesday evening in Glendale, the Arizona Coyotes are on the brink of elimination from playoff contention. They’ll need a miracle over the final two games in order to qualify for the postseason. We’ll get to the specifics later, but […]

Avalanche Beat Coyotes in Shootout

DENVER — Nathan MacKinnon’s shootout goal lifted Colorado over the Arizona Coyotes 3-2 on Friday night and the Avalanche tightened their grip on the second Western Conference wild-card berth. MacKinnon and Derick Brassard also had power-play goals in regulation for Colorado, which extended its lead over Arizona to three points in the race for the […]

Coyotes Weekly: Fighting for Their Playoff Lives

After finishing a four-game losing streak with a 0-2-2 record, things were looking grim for the Arizona Coyotes. They had lost a three-point playoff cushion they had enjoyed just a few days earlier, and saw the Colorado Avalanche leapfrog them in the standings. However, after a huge shutout victory over the Chicago Blackhawks on Tuesday […]