Former NHL defenseman and Arizona Coyotes radio broadcaster Nick Boynton has been arrested after becoming belligerent at the Buffalo Creek Casino early Thursday morning, and when police officers tried to subdue him, he allegedly bit one of them on the hand.
Boynton’s charges against him include assault and resisting arrest.
Per the Associated Press report, the 36-year-old...
Sabres defenseman Mike Weber struggled to gather his thoughts after watching his home fans cheer Arizona's game-winning goal in overtime.
''I've never been a part of that,'' Weber said. ''Whatever doesn't kill you makes you stronger, I guess. But this is a whole new low right now.''
Sam Gagner scored 56 seconds into overtime to lift the Coyotes to a 4-3 win Thursday night, earning...
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BUFFALO, N.Y. (AP) Sam Gagner scored 56 seconds into overtime to lift the Arizona Coyotes to a 4-3 win over Buffalo on Thursday night, earning cheers from the last-place Sabres' fans hoping to get the No. 1 overall pick in the NHL draft.
Jordan Szwarz, Oliver Ekman-Larsson and David Moss also scored for Arizona, which has won consecutive games for just the second time in 2015.
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As part of its 40th season, the Capitals have been honoring one of the 40 greatest Caps platers at each home game. Thursday, they honored Montgomery County native and former Caps captain Jeff Halpern.
UNIONDALE, NY – FEBRUARY 24: Oliver Ekman-Larsson #23 of the Arizona Coyotes is pursued by Matt Martin #17 of the New York Islanders at Nassau Veterans Memorial Coliseum on February 24, 2015 in Uniondale, New York. (Mandatory Credit: ESPN Sports/Mike Stobe)
The 2014-2015 season has been a year to forget for the Arizona Coyotes, but Oliver Ekman-Larsson has shown the promise of...
DETROIT -- Mark Arcobello scored his second goal of the game in overtime, and Mike Smith made 33 saves to lead the Arizona Coyotes over the banged-up Detroit Red Wings 5-4 on Tuesday night.
The win snapped an eight-game losing streak for the Coyotes, who have the worst record in the Western Conference. The Red Wings have lost seven of 10 and are clinging to third place in the Atlantic...
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Vancouver Canucks defenseman Alex Edler scored a goal that bounced off the backside of Arizona Coyotes goaltender Mike Smith during the third period of Sunday night's game in Glendale.Edler scored the power play goal on a bank shot that hit the goalpost and deflected off Smith's back into the net.Edler's goal broke the 1-1 tie and ended up being the game winner in the 3-1 Canucks...
Things are getting ugly in Arizona. While fans continue to discuss the team tanking for Connor McDavid, the Coyotes are spiraling out of control. We’ve seen some strange things, such as Mike Smith jumping over the puck to avoid making a save.
Now Smith is helping the opposition a bit more directly by clearing the puck off of Brandon Sutter and into his own net. Meet the new Butt...
The Arizona Coyotes are not having a great season and it may have reached a new low on Saturday night against the Penguins. Nearly halfway through the second period of their game against the Penguins, Coyotes goalie Mike Smith attempted to clear the puck from behind the goal line while shorthanded. Instead, he fired the
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Here’s a post that could go two ways depending upon your outlook on glasses being half full or empty. We could just write, “Four game losing streak, the **** is hitting the fan, it is another turning-point-in-the-season game.” We also could write, “well...
The Arizona Coyotes are one of the worst teams in the NHL. Actually, they may be the worst team in the NHL, but there are still some games left which will determine whether that honor belongs to the Coyotes, Edmonton Oilers or Buffalo Sabres. Fans are rooting against their squad in the hopes of improving their chances to land Connor McDavid.
How are the players holding up during...
Last summer when Arizona Coyotes general manager Don Maloney said that the team would be getting faster and younger, many fans expected to see prospects like Max Domi, Lucas Lessio, Hank Samuelsson, or Tobias Rieder make the opening night roster. When the club re-signed Dave Moss out of the Swiss league and sent every forward […]
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GLENDALE, Ariz. -- The Arizona Coyotes continued their rebuilding Sunday by trading defenseman Keith Yandle to the New York Rangers in a package that includes top prospect Anthony Duclair, defenseman John Moore, a first-round pick in 2016 and a second-round pick in 2015.
Defenseman Chris Summers and a fourth-round pick in 2015 were sent to New York along with Yandle.
The New York Rangers made a surprise run to the 2014 Stanley Cup Final, and general manager Glen Sather has made a bold NHL trade deadline move to increase his team’s chances of going on a similar playoff run this season.
New York has acquired Phoenix Coyotes defenseman Keith Yandle in a blockbuster trade involving several players and draft picks, per TSN’s Darren Dreger.
BOSTON — Arizona Coyotes forward Antoine Vermette has been one of the most talked about players ahead of Monday’s NHL trade deadline.
As a top-six caliber forward who could provide scoring, penalty killing, good faceoff skill and versatility (plays as a center or winger) to a contending team, Vermette is among the best rentals for teams to pursue.
Vermette was emotional after...
Allan Walsh had just set his phone down after a long call on Thursday at his office when it began to chirp incessantly with text messages, voice mails and emails from reporters, team executives and others wanting to talk about the NHL trade deadline.
"Everyone around me was watching it go 'ding, ding, ding,' " Walsh said, laughing.
Walsh is playing a role in the Coyotes' future...
GLENDALE, Ariz. -- It's widely assumed that when the Arizona Coyotes return from their four-game, East Coast road trip, they will do so minus some of the players that boarded the plane Sunday at Sky Harbor International Airport.
"You think so?" coach Dave Tippett asked, smiling. "Alright, I'll take your word for it."
The NHL trade deadline is March 2. The Coyotes do not play again...
GLENDALE, Ariz. -- Coyotes coach Dave Tippett believes wholeheartedly in the importance and value of hockey analytics. His secret and sizeable stash of advanced statistics allows the coaching staff to analyze game situations down to the tiniest detail.
Ask Tippett about Corsi and Fenwick, however, and you'll get a scowl that speaks a thousand words.
"I'm not a big fan of Corski...
Howler Coyote, the Phoenix Coyotes mascot appears to be looking for a hook-up. He sent out this Tweet:
Howler is apparently on the prowl and looking for a “friend”.
For those of you not familiar with Tinder, it is a “dating” application for your smartphone. And the term “dating” is used loosely here. Tinder is not a traditional dating app like Match, ChristianMingle,...
The NHL trade deadline is less than a month away, so it’s time to ask the question: which Coyotes are on the market? With waiver pick-up Mark Arcobello joining the likes of other Edmonton Oilers players who recently found their way to the desert (Sam Gagner, Devan Dubnyk), the Coyotes hope he can step in […]
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The Arizona Coyotes are a team in need of playmaking forwards and they have one prospect who should deliver that skill set for many years to come.
He is Max Domi of the London Knights, and on Friday night, the 19-year-old center scored one of the best hockey goals in any league in 2015.
Domi was on a breakaway and the Sarnia Sting goaltender came out to play the puck, but he was...
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For Max Domi, the road to the 2015 World Junior Hockey Championships has been one paved with much travail after failing to make Team Canada’s roster the previous year. Domi approached the decision made my Team Canada’s management and coaching staff in stride as made evident by comments prior to roster selections in the summer.
“You have to be...