The Phoenix Coyotes brought their forecheck last night in Chicago. They dominated a tired looking Blackhawks team en route to a 4-1 victory and the division lead. Today's Tracks has the usual postgame fare along with an assortment of hockey tidbits including news of a former Coyote getting a new gig.
More links after the jump...
The Five For Howling Roundtable: Thoughts at the NHL Quarter Pole - Five For Howling
This week's special guest was Metro Network's Dave Zorn.
Vrbata had no interest in deserting the desert - NHL.com - In The Spotlight
And for that we are all thankful.
Coyotes Snapshot Preview: Raffi Torres - Part 1 - Fox Sports Arizona
For those of you who missed last's night's debut, the episode airs again on 12/6 at 5:30pm MST.
News From Around the Hockey World
Senators win 6-4 over Jets in back-and-forth matchup - Silver Seven
The Yotes next opponent blew two leads and ultimately 2 points last night.
Jim Johnson joins Dale Hunter’s coaching staff - Capitals Insider - The Washington Post
Former Coyote (and Capital) Jim Johnson joins his former teammate in D.C.
Recap: Blues 2, Caps 1 - Japers' Rink
The Caps lost in Dale Hunter's first game as coach. The Blue keep rolling along.
Panthers top Hurricanes late, start road trip with 3-1 victory - Litter Box Cats
The Cats continued their winning ways by beating the Canes and their new coach Kirk Muller.
KHL changes rules over Vityaz goons, bans Yablonski for season - Puck Daddy - NHL Blog - Yahoo! Sports
Seems like a bit of an overreaction on the KHL's part.
Now That You're Covering Anaheim, It's Time for Some Truthiness - Anaheim Calling
Jen weighs in on all the Bobby Ryan rumors.
The St. Louis Blues Are A Stanley Cup Contender Right Now - St. Louis Game Time
Blues fans are quite giddy now that Hitch is in charge.
Bruce Boudreau, former Washington Capitals coach, denies rift with Alex Ovechkin - ESPN
Mike Milbury will, of course, ignore BB's statements during his next rant.
First Quarter Findings… - The Hockey Writers
A couple of Coyote honorable mentions.
HBO 24/7 Flyers vs. Rangers: Ask questions of a show producer - Broad Street Hockey
Chime in with your comments/questions. The obvious Jody Shelley ones have already been taken care of.
The Final Howl
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