Sunday was a slow day on Coyotes news, but their AHL affiliate, the Portland Pirates bounced back from their game against the Providence Bruins Saturday night. Standing out among his teammates in Sunday's game was Rob Klinkhammer, who scored twice, to push the Pirates over the Manchester Monarchs. More on that game below.
Owners and players to meet without feuding leaders present - Yahoo! Sports
Could taking out some of the bad apples save the season?
Six NHL owners to meet with players Tuesday - sportsnet.ca
The NHL's CBA talks will resume without the key negotiators in the room as a handful of owners and players will meet Tuesday in New York.
Pirates: Klinkhammer rediscovers his scoring touch | The Portland Press Herald / Maine Sunday Telegram
The streaky forward leads Portland to a 4-0 victory against Manchester.
Pirates shutout Monarchs | Maine Hockey Journal
Goaltenders Johnson and Visentin fend off the Monarchs for a shutout.
Manchester Phoenix News
Manchester Phoenix 3 - Slough Jets 4 - Manchester Evening News
Our adopted European team is struggling.
News From Around the Hockey World
Oilers' RNH to play for Canada at WJHC - sportsnet.ca
Ryan Nugent-Hopkins' name will be on Hockey Canada's selection camp list Monday and barring injury, he will play for Canada at the WJHC.
Is It True What They Say About You, Ref? - The Hockey Writers
Determining whether or not you do indeed suck, ref, will remain forever subjective.
Popular goalie dismissed from hockey team - Arizona Daily Wildcat
Internal drama down in Tucson.
The Final Howl
Watch 21,453 stuffed animals fly in a hockey rink (VIDEO) | Puck Daddy - Yahoo! Sports
Just as the title states, 21,453 bears courtesy of Calgary Hitmen fans.