The majority of minor league hockey games occur on the weekends, so last night was a rare treat for Coyotes fans. The team's AHL and CHL affiliates were both in action. Unfortunately, the games themselves wound up being more trick than treat. We've got the now usual assortment of lockout related links, as well as an intriguing collection of links from throughout the world of hockey.
Have you had your fill yet, Glendale? - ArizonaSports.com
The gong show in Glendale continues...
Hockey sleds, not skates, let athletes face off - AZCentral
These Coyotes include a 67 year old player.
2012 NHL Lockout: How The Lockout & Twitter Ruined My Life - Defending Big D
I would have thought being a Stars fan would have been enough.
Employees - OilersNation
Jonathan Willis argues trying to compare collective bargaining and employee salaries in sports to other industries is folly.
Renowned mediator wants crack at talks - Cross Checks Blog - ESPN
Judge Arthur Boylan who was involved in last year's NFL labor dispute offers up his services.
Pages on a Calendar - The Peerless Prognosticator
Graphic evidence of how the 2 sides seem to be fine playing a game of chicken.
Pirates soft in hard loss - Maine Hockey Journal
Portland mirrored their parent club in terms of production with the extra man advantage.
Sharks take first place of Atlantic Division with 4-2 comeback win over Pirates - Fear The Fin
A look at yesterday's game from a Sharks perspective.
Gladiators sign rookie Belzile; Duddy retires - Gwinnett Daily Post
The Glads made a couple of roster moves on Wednesday.
Sundogs' worst loss of season turns ugly in 3rd period Wednesday - The Prescott Daily Courier - Prescott, Arizona
The Cutthroats exacted a little payback for last week's 3 game sweep.
Manchester Phoenix News
Wildcats Roar Into the Dome - News - Manchester Phoenix
Preview of this weekend's pair of games for the Phoenix.
Phoenix TV 13/11/12 - YouTube
This weeks episode of Phoenix TV with game highlights and interviews.
News From Around the Hockey World
Eight fans face jail time for racist taunts as Wayne Simmonds leaves Czech League | Puck Daddy - Yahoo! Sports
Sadly, this isn't surprising given the experiences of black soccer players playing in Europe.
HATTRICKSTROM! Nicklas Backstrom Scores Hat Trick, OTGWG in Dynamo 4-3 Win
Let's just get the "69 Dude!" jokes out of the way now.
Time to kill the shootout - Battle of California
A humorous take on the NHL's controversial game ending solution.
Predators create NHL experience at local youth hockey game - Nashville City Paper
This is awesome. Preds employees are being creative during the lockout.
NHL: 10 Things That Can Change The Game (Part 1) - Rant Sports
Jaime's ideas for how to improve the game.
Arizona hockey embarks on tough Oklahoma trip - Arizona Daily Wildcat
The Cats play the Sooners and Bronchos on their road trip which starts tonight.
Arizona hockey set to join conference next year - Arizona Daily Wildcat
Includes quotes from Wildcats head coach Sean Hogan on the formation of the WCHL.
The Final Howl
Samsung Smart TV Sweepstakes - SB Nation
Enter to win cool electronics.