The Addition of Niklas Hjalmarsson

Earlier this offseason, The Arizona Coyotes added veteran defenseman Niklas Hjalmarsson to their blue line in a trade that sent Connor Murphy and Laurent Dauphin to the Blackhawks. With only 23 career goals, Hjalmarsson isn't exactly an offensive defenseman but he potentially could be a perfect fit for Arizona. This addition provides experience to a … Continue reading The Addition of Niklas Hjalmarsson

Max Domi Shaves Beard For Diabetes Research

Arizona Coyotes winger Max Domi has launched a campaign on GoFundMe in support of type 1 diabetes research. Domi dubbed the campaign "#FundRazor" and shaved his beard on an Instagram livestream this past Wednesday, asking fans to donate to the cause. A recap of the livestream can be found on maxdomi.com. Domi, who was diagnosed … Continue reading Max Domi Shaves Beard For Diabetes Research

What Derek Stepan Brings To The Coyotes

Derek Stepan, who was acquired at the NHL Draft along with goaltender Antti Raanta, will be called upon to play a big role in the Coyotes future. Having¬†already been deemed Arizona's first-line center, Stepan will be expected to create plays offensively, be solid defensively, and improve special teams. The veteran is a proven leader and … Continue reading What Derek Stepan Brings To The Coyotes

Flames Acquire Lack, Extend Versteeg

The Calgary Flames had a busy Thursday, acquiring goaltender Eddie Lack, defensive prospect Ryan Murphy, and a seventh-round-pick in 2019 from the Carolina Hurricanes in exchange for Keegan Kanzig and a 2019 sixth- rounder. With the acquisition of Scott Darling by Carolina, Lack was left as the outsider in net. His role in Calgary will … Continue reading Flames Acquire Lack, Extend Versteeg

Coyotes Draft Recap: Day 1

Prior to the start of the 2017 NHL Entry Draft, the Arizona Coyotes traded Anthony DeAngelo and the 7th overall pick to the New York Rangers for Derek Stepan and Antti Raanta. This left them with the 23rd overall pick, which they acquired from the Minnesota Wild in the Martin Hanzal deal. With that pick, … Continue reading Coyotes Draft Recap: Day 1

Who Should The Coyotes Draft 7th Overall?

The Arizona Coyotes have their first pick in the 2017 NHL Entry Draft at 7. Arizona found themselves in the same position last season when they drafted Clayton Keller. Keller only played three games with Arizona this season, tallying two assists, but looked as though he will be fun to watch in the coming years. … Continue reading Who Should The Coyotes Draft 7th Overall?

Is Mike Smith On The Move?

On Tuesday, Arizona Coyotes goaltender Mike Smith submitted a list of eight teams he doesn't want to be traded to. Smith, 35, has two years remaining on his contract at $5.6 million. The list submitted consists of teams Smith is against being traded to in agreement with his modified no-trade clause. This doesn't mean that … Continue reading Is Mike Smith On The Move?