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Shane Doan is Happy the NHL Lockout is Over But Fears Physical Play Will Suffer

Tuesday, January 8th, 2013

Just when it appeared there was absolutely no chance that we'd see NHL games this year, the two sides struck a tentative deal to end the lockout over the weekend. If and when the deal is finalized, it sounds like we could be seeing games very quickly, which may sound ...

Coyotes broadcaster Tyson Nash Has Received Death Threats for his Comments About Raffi Torres’s Hit on Marian Hossa

Thursday, April 19th, 2012

The NHL playoffs have been highlighted by some stunning upsets, overtime thrillers and big hits that have caused quite a controversy. NHL senior vice president of player safety, Brendan Shanahan, has had his hands full handing out suspensions in an attempt to send a message about cutting down on dirty hits. Another ...

Mike Babcock On Beating Phoenix Last Year In The Playoffs “I don’t think we taught them a lesson at all.”

Wednesday, April 13th, 2011

In the words of Mike Babcock there are a lot of teams that come and go. There are only a handful of teams in the NHL that do it year-after-year, knocking on the door, striving for excellence. Babcock has taken pride in his Red Wings team knocking on the door ...

For Coyotes Fans, Anthony LeBlanc = Santa Claus

Monday, December 14th, 2009

For Phoenix Coyotes fans, Christmas has come early.  What once might’ve looked bleak for Coyotes fans to keep their franchise in the Phoenix area looks like it is very much a reality.  After a roller coaster ride over the past ten years or so and a lot of drama, it ...

Wayne Gretzky: We Hope To Emulate The Penguins

Monday, July 20th, 2009

Wayne Gretzky is in a tough spot with the Phoenix Coyotes.  A man who is so used to winning is fighting a battle which can seem hopeless at times, but Wayne is also a man who is used to working hard.  I'm not sure life would be that exciting for ...

Glendale City Manager Ed Beasley Believes The Coyotes Are Staying

Thursday, May 7th, 2009

As I sit here in Toronto, it's easy to look at a situation where a professional team may relocate and say: 'Well, they're not viable there, they should move.'  The Phoenix Coyotes are currently in that boat and may be moving within 50 miles of Toronto.  It's difficult for anyone ...

The Great One Speaks

Friday, November 14th, 2008

A rare hockey interview here on SRI. Phoenix Coyotes head coach and NHL scoring champion Wayne Gretzky talks with XTRA Sports 910 about the young season, his team, and even the Mike Singletary episode. In case you missed it, there was also an interesting article on ESPN.com recently about Gretzky, ...