While the Coyotes are not in action this evening, plenty of games that have an effect on the parent club and their affiliates are on tap. The Pirates and the Glads both play this evening and the five teams in the playoff chase with the Dogs all play this evening as well.
We've got plenty of Yotes related links today, as well as some interesting links to an interview with Patrick Burke, a look at the Bruins new digital media site, and a Down Goes Brown's wrestling/hockey comparison.
Links after the jump...
Phoenix Coyotes captain Shane Doan ready to return - The Arizona Republic
The Captain is over his suspension and ready for action. Several of his teammates who have been on the shelf lately may be as well.
Notes and Quotes from Tuesday's Practice - Phoenix Coyotes - Features
Players could be returning and the team is focused on their task at hand.
phoenixcoyotes.com Interviews 03/27/2012
Coach Tippett talks about yesterday's practice.
03/27/2012 Shane Doan Interview Video - NHL VideoCenter - Phoenix Coyotes
Dave Vest talks with Doaner about returning from his suspension against the Sharks on Thursday, and the playoff run.
Is the sun setting on the Phoenix Coyotes' playoff hopes in a tight NHL Western Conference playoff race? - NHL News - FOX Sports on MSN
It will if the Yotes don't some points in the next week and a half.
McConnell's Blog: Coyotes Mustn't Let Season End Without Playoffs - Phoenix Coyotes - Features
The Coyotes play by play man doesn't want to go home to Atlanta yet.
Making the Most of His Time - NHLPA.com
Paul Bissonette may not be on the ice a lot but he try's to do help his team out with every opportunity he gets.
Phoenix Coyotes have small group of prospects at NCAA and European levels - Hockey's Future
Hockey Future's latest look at the Yotes prospect pool in terms of college and overseas players.
(2) Doug MacLean v. (7) Mike Barnett - The Copper & Blue
Which general manager was worse: Doug MacLean or Mike Barnett? Keep in mind this is post lockout only.
Could future of NHL's Phoenix Coyotes be in Seattle? - Seattle Times Newspaper
The rare even handed article on the subject by an out of town writer.
Coyotes to Host Viewing Party at 18 Degrees Neighborhood Grill on April 6 - Phoenix Coyotes - News
No word on whether the team will be providing NoDoz at the event given the Yotes will be playing the Blues
Dog Caller - March 27, 2012 - Three At Home To End The Sundogs' Season - Five For Howling
The Final Dog Caller of the season.
News From Around the Hockey World
Rangers Vs. Wild: Rangers Get Big Win Over Minnesota Wild; Move Three Points Ahead Of Pittsburgh - Blueshirt Banter
The Rangers got closer to clinching first in the East.
Islanders 5, Penguins 3: Nielsen, Okposo, Bailey Collect Points - Lighthouse Hockey
A strange game all around including the result.
Sabres vs. Capitals Recap: Welcome To The Driver's Seat - Die By The Blade
As the title suggests, Buffalo is now in control of their own fate when it comes to the 8th spot in the East.
Bruins 5, Lightning 2: Boston Comes From Behind To Win Third in a Row - Stanley Cup of Chowder
The Bruins seem to have found their mojo again.
Tonight on NBCSN: Doubleheader fun with Wings-Jackets and Sharks-Ducks | ProHockeyTalk
Phoenix fans will likely be tuning in for the 2nd game to check out tomorrow night's opponent and cheer on the Ducks.
The 2012 Masterton Trophy nominees - The Globe and Mail
James Mirtle lists all of the nominees for this year.
City of Vancouver plans to divert Canuck fans to ‘community centres’ if team goes deep - Puck Daddy - Yahoo! Sports
Vancouver is trying to avoid another riot by encouraging people to have smaller "neighbourhood-oriented events" and discouraging outdoor drinking. It may be better to just hope that they don't go deep in the playoffs.
Report: Former NHL goalie Shtalenkov reported missing, found alive - ProHockeyTalk
Mikhail Shtalenkov has been found alive with no other details being given. Shtalenkov spent time with the Ducks, Oilers, Panthers and Coyotes.
"You Can Play": An interview with Patrick Burke - Raw Charge
SB Nation's Bolt's site got a chance to interview Burke over the weekend.
NHL's Boston Bruins Launch a Digital Network to Rule Them All - Mashable
Not only do the Bruins have the best marketing effort in sports, they also get digital media.
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