GLENDALE, AZ - DECEMBER 23: Martin Hanzal #11 of the Phoenix Coyotes reacts after taking a stick to the face during the thrid period of the NHL game against the St. Louis Blues at Jobing.com Arena on December 23, 2011 in Glendale, Arizona. The Blues defeated the Coyotes 3-2. (Photo by Christian Petersen/Getty Images)
The Coyotes couldn't repeat the magic they found in the third period in Carolina last night and fell to the Blues 3 to 2. In Coyotes news plenty on the Tkachuk ceremony and new updates in the ownership saga.
More links after the jump...
Keith Tkachuk Ring of Honor introduction - Fox Sports Arizona
Video and text of Todd Walsh's words from last night's festivities.
Keith Tkachuk enters Coyotes' Ring of Honor - The Arizona Republic
Friday night saw Walt's banner unveiled and his number retired.
It's good to have Keith Tkachuk entering the Phoenix Coyotes' Ring of Honor
It is good, for the original Captain Coyote.
Familiar territory for Phoenix Coyotes - Phoenix Business Journal
Seems just like 2010.
2011 rewind: More of the same for Coyotes - Fox Sports Arizona
Craig Morgan looks back at the main story lines surrounding the franchise in 2011.
Glendale plans for Coyotes vote in '12 - azcentral.com blogs - Westside Insider
Lisa Halverstadt has quotes from Glendale spokeperson Julie Frisoni.
News From Around the Hockey World
Zucker named captain for Team USA - USA Hockey
All that is left now is for the games to begin on Monday.
WJC- Team Canada’s Goaltending - Hockey Prospectus
Corey Pronman with lots of thoughts on Mark Visentin.
Canada sticking with Visentin in between the pipes - Calgary Herald
The folks up North are not pleased with the Coyotes young tender prospect.
Bruins Pummel Panthers, Head Into Christmas Break With Win Streak Intact - Stanley Cup of Chowder
The Cup champs are rolling.
Dallas Stars Down Nashville Predators - Defending Big D
Remember when Barry Trotz coached teams played defense?
Weekend notebook: surprises of 2011-12 - Cross Checks Blog - ESPN
Coyotes goalie Mike Smith is included on Pierre LeBrun's list.
Ken Hitchcock gets it: on adapting to coach today’s pro hockey player - Backhand Shelf - theScore.com
Based on last night's performance we would have to agree with Justin Bourne.
Case against Mike Milbury dismissed due to lack of evidence - Puck Daddy - NHL Blog - Yahoo! Sports
Looks like Milbury will be back on the air soon. Prepare your remotes accordingly.
Puck Daddy’s top 10 hockey fights of 2011 - Puck Daddy - NHL Blog - Yahoo! Sports
These types of end of year lists will be getting pretty common, but who doesn't love seeing the best fights of the year...
Versus to Air NHL Winter Classic Alumni Game on December 31 - The Hollywood Reporter
Something to watch next Saturday.
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