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Now What? 5 Things Arizona Sports Fans Can Look Forward To

Shane Dale: abc15.com The Arizona Cardinals’ promising season came to a resounding thud Sunday night in the NFC Championship game. Now what? When football season is over, the natural instinct for most Arizona sports fans is to turn their attention to the Phoenix Suns. But the Suns are having, shall we say, a less-than-stellar season, leaving some fans to wonder: ...

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Martinook, Coyotes Overcome Bizarre Goal to Beat Kings 3-2

MIKE CRANSTON – Associated Press GLENDALE, ARIZ. The Arizona Coyotes watched as their goaltender, without a stick and away from the crease, removed his mask during play and allowed a goal into a wide-open net. They overcame that with Shane Doan playing the role of quarterback, throwing the puck to speedy Jordan Martinook for the winner. Martinook scored 22 seconds ...

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Arizona Coyotes’ Max Domi is NHL’s Most Impressive Rookie

Alexa Mavrogianis – isportsweb.com After the Arizona Coyotes ended their 2014-15 campaign 29th in the NHL, they hoped the bottom-two finish would enable them to draft a superstar as a consolation prize. When the Edmonton Oilers won the draft lottery, the Coyotes’ draft position was pushed to third overall, which meant missing out on highly touted center prospects Connor McDavid ...

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Coyotes Look to Continue Pacific Division Dominance

Charles Woodall-Pike – thehockeywriters.com One year ago, the mere thought of the Arizona Coyotes being in a playoff race was a wild dream. The rebuild for the future was all that fans had to look forward to last January. This season was predicted to be another year that Arizona competed for draft position and not a playoff berth. However, the ...

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Max Domi Hat Trick Paces Coyotes in OT Win Over Oilers

Arizona extends points streak vs. Edmonton to 21 games Max Domi acknowledged there was some luck involved in his first career hat trick. Domi’s team, the Arizona Coyotes, might be feeling a little fortunate these days, too. Oliver Ekman-Larrson scored on a power play with 9 seconds left in overtime and the Coyotes came back from a two-goal deficit in ...

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Domi, Eichel Making Adjustments to Succeed in NHL

By Mike G. Morreale – NHL.com Staff Writer As much as NHL scouts and general managers would have you believe they knew all along their top NHL Draft choice would one day be a success story, the fact is each player has a different timetable to when that script actually begins to take shape. DOMI-EICHEL COMPARISON Domi Eichel PAST TWO ...

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Coyotes Exceeding Expectations at Season’s Midpoint

www.todaysslapshot.com GLENDALE, Ariz. — What a difference a year makes. Coming off a 56-point season — the lowest point total since they moved to Arizona from Winnipeg — few outsiders expected anything more than another lottery berth for the Coyotes. On Saturday, Arizona closed out one of the most surprising half-seasons in the NHL this year with a 4-0 win ...

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Willes: Bo Horvat and Max Domi — Rivals at 10, Friends for Life

ED WILLES – THE PROVINCE VANCOUVER — They met as rivals, the best players on their respective teams, locked in a fearsome fight for a championship. “He was always the best player,” says Bo Horvat. “I still can’t believe they beat us in the final, but that’s Bo,” says Max Domi, smiling and shaking his head. That, more to the ...

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Arizona Coyotes Young’uns Giving Team Reason to Howl

ERIC FRANCIS, CALGARY SUN The way Dave Tippett sees it, Max Domi and his fellow rookies have given the Arizona Coyotes much more than just a boatload of points this season. He’s given them hope. “Both he and (Anthony) Duclair have put up some points, but if you look at our whole rookie core — Domi, Duclair, (Jordan) Martinook, (Klas) ...

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Doan Sets Franchise Scoring Record as Coyotes Ring in Happy New Year

BY CRAIG MORGAN- arizonasports.com GLENDALE, Ariz. — Max Domi was in prime position. He had the puck deep in the slot with Winnipeg goaltender Connor Hellebuyck moving from left to right. It was the perfect scoring opportunity, but Domi never considered taking it. He couldn’t with Shane Doan open at the far post and a raucous New Year’s Eve crowd ...

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