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Coyotes to Hold D-Backs Night on March 16

The first 7,500 fans at Gila River Arena will receive a Kachina Tribal Coyotes hat, courtesy of Gila River Casinos

by Arizona Coyotes @ArizonaCoyotes / Arizona Coyotes

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE:
Thursday, February 23, 2017
 
GLENDALE ARIZONA --- The Arizona Coyotes announced today that the team will hold D-backs Night on Thursday, March 16 when the Coyotes host the Detroit Red Wings at Gila River Arena. Game time is 7:00 p.m. The first 7,500 fans at Gila River Arena will receive a Kachina Tribal Coyotes hat, courtesy of Gila River Casinos.

Prior to the game, there will be a ceremonial puck drop featuring Arizona Diamondbacks outfielder A.J. Pollock. D-backs legend Luis Gonzalez will serve as the Top Dog for the night. D-backs mascot Baxter will also be in attendance and will sign autographs for kids along with Howler during the first intermission. In addition, D-backs organist Bobby Freeman will perform throughout the game and the Rally-backs and Coyotes Paw Patrol will interact with fans.

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Coyotes at Blackhawks Preview

Arizona is playing Chicago on national television on Thursday

by Dave Vest @davest4yotes / Coyotes Sr. Director of News Content

The Coyotes will begin a two-game road trip on Thursday night by playing a game at the Chicago Blackhawks that will be televised nationally by NBCSN. The puck drops at 6:30 p.m. Arizona time.

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Coyotes Assign Langhamer To AHL

Goalie Marek Langhamer heads back to Tucson

by Arizona Coyotes @ArizonaCoyotes / Arizona Coyotes

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE:
Wednesday, February 22, 2017
 
GLENDALE, ARIZONA -
Arizona Coyotes General Manager John Chayka announced today that the Coyotes have assigned goaltender Marek Langhamer to the Tucson Roadrunners, the club's American Hockey League affiliate (AHL).

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DeAngelo Embraces Second Chance to Play in NHL

Rookie Anthony DeAngelo's focus is on defense this time around

by Dave Vest @davest4yotes / Coyotes Sr. Director of News Content

GLENDALE - Thanks to the departure of Michael Stone via trade on Monday, rookie Anthony DeAngelo is getting another chance to prove he belongs in the NHL.

The Coyotes recalled DeAngelo from the American Hockey League on Tuesday, and he practiced with Arizona as the seventh defenseman. 

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'Yotes Notes: Langhamer Makes Key Saves in NHL Debut

Rookie Marek Langhamer relieved Mike Smith vs. Anaheim on Monday

by Dave Vest @davest4yotes / Coyotes Sr. Director of News Content

GLENDALE -- Goalie Marek Langhamer made his NHL debut in relief of Mike Smith vs. the Anaheim Ducks on Monday night at Gila River Arena.

With Arizona leading, 3-1, the NHL instructed Smith to leave the game, as part of concussion protocol, with 15:31 left in the third period after he was involved in a head-to-head collision with Anaheim's Jakob Silfverberg. 

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Coyotes Trade Stone for Draft Picks

Defenseman Michael Stone played 324 games for Arizona

by Dave Vest @davest4yotes / Coyotes Sr. Director of News Content

GLENDALE -- The Coyotes parted ways with defenseman Michael Stone on Monday.

Arizona traded Stone, who is playing on a one-year contract, to the Calgary Flames for a third-round draft pick in 2017 and a conditional fifth-round draft pick in 2018.

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Coyotes Acquire Draft Picks from Calgary for Stone

Arizona gets 3rd-round pick in 2017 and a conditional 5th-round pick in 2018

by Arizona Coyotes @ArizonaCoyotes / Arizona Coyotes

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE:
Monday, February 20, 2017
 
GLENDALE, ARIZONA - Arizona Coyotes General Manager John Chayka announced today that the Coyotes have acquired a third round draft choice in the 2017 NHL Entry Draft and a conditional fifth round draft choice in the 2018 NHL Entry Draft from the Calgary Flames in exchange for defenseman Michael Stone.

Stone registered 1-8-9 and 12 penalty minutes (PIM) in 45 games with the Coyotes this season.

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Preview: Coyotes vs. Ducks

Arizona is hosting Anaheim on Monday night at Gila River Arena

by Dave Vest @davest4yotes / Coyotes Sr. Director of News Content

GLENDALE - The Coyotes will conclude a five-game stretch vs. Pacific Division opponents when they host the Anaheim Ducks on Monday night. The puck drops at 7 p.m. AZ time at Gila River Arena.

Arizona (20-30-7) will be looking to bounce back from a 4-1 home loss to San Jose on Saturday. The Coyotes posted a 2-2-0 record vs. four division foes last week with wins over Calgary and Los Angeles and losses to Edmonton and the Sharks. For the season, Arizona is 8-12-5 vs. Pacific Division teams, including 0-2-1 against the Ducks.

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Coyotes Announce All-Time Starting Six Roster

Fans voted to create franchise's best lineup

by Arizona Coyotes @ArizonaCoyotes / Arizona Coyotes

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE:
Saturday, February 18, 2017
 
GLENDALE, ARIZONA --- As part of the 20th Anniversary celebration of the franchise, the Arizona Coyotes announced tonight the team's All-Time Starting Six roster. Shane Doan, Jeremy Roenick and Keith Tkachuk were selected as forwards while Oliver Ekman-Larsson and Teppo Numminen were chosen as defensemen. Mike Smith was named as the goaltender. Players were selected by the fans who voted on ArizonaCoyotes.com for their three favorite forwards, two defensemen and one goaltender from the past 20 years.

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Inaugural Coyotes Started Hockey Growth in Desert

The 1996-97 team to be honored before game vs. Sharks on Saturday

by Jerry Brown @FrozenRubber / NHL.com Correspondent

SCOTTSDALE -- It has been two decades since a dozen members of the original Phoenix Coyotes had all been together, but it took only a few minutes for the one-liners and locker room nicknames to start flying like slap shots on Friday night.

"Yeah, Keith Tkachuk started in on everyone right away," center Cliff Ronning said, loud enough for his former captain to hear. "I knew it was going to be like this. We had a good team back then, but we had great guys. That's why getting this team together was such a great idea."

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