LOS ANGELES, CA - MAY 20: Shane Doan #19 of the Phoenix Coyotes celebrates with teammates Martin Hanzal #11 and Radim Vrbata #17 after Doan scores a power play goal in the first period past goaltender Jonathan Quick #32 of the Los Angeles Kings in Game Four of the Western Conference Final during the 2012 NHL Stanley Cup Playoffs at Staples Center on May 20, 2012 in Los Angeles, California. (Photo by Jeff Gross/Getty Images)
For the first time in over a week we have links full of positive news when it comes to the Valley's hockey club. In addition to an avalanche of links on Game 4 of the Western Conference Final, we've got on the Russians gold medal performance at the Worlds, Brandon Prust receiving a Shanaban, and looks ahead to tonight's Game 4 of the Eastern Conference Final. The game between the Rangers and Devils can be seen at 5 p.m. MST on the NBC Sports Network.
Also, as of 6:30 am MST this morning, Game 5 of the Kings vs. Coyotes series in Glendale on Tuesday night was approximately 1,500 tickets short of being a sell out. If you haven't bought your tickets already now would be a good time to do so.
Links after the jump...
Coyotes vs. Kings Game 4 Post Game News
WCF: Phoenix Coyotes @ Los Angeles Kings Game 4 Recap: Captain Coyote To The Rescue - Five For Howling
Phoenix Coyotes at Los Angeles Kings Game Recap - 05/20/2012 - NHL.com
Phoenix Coyotes avoid elimination with Game 4 win over Los Angeles Kings - The Arizona Republic
Doan delivers to keep Coyotes' hopes alive - Fox Sports Arizona
Shane Doan saves Coyotes in Game 4, not worried about Kings’ road streak - Puck Daddy - Yahoo! Sports
Captain Coyote showcases quality leadership when he's needed most - The Arizona Republic
Phoenix Coyotes' lineup change key to success - The Arizona Republic
05/20/2012 - Coyotes vs. Kings Analysis Video - NHL Network
Smith Knew He Needed to Play Well in Game 4 - Phoenix Coyotes - NHL.com
Notebook: Kings-Coyotes Game 4 - Cross Checks Blog - ESPN
Coyotes shut out Kings to stay alive - The Globe and Mail
Mike Smith helps keep Phoenix Coyotes from having to say 'That's all, folks' to their season - Sporting News
Sunday’s Three Stars: Coyotes survive Game 4 vs. Kings - Puck Daddy - Yahoo! Sports
Shane Doan wouldn’t let the Coyotes get swept - ProHockeyTalk
Dave Tippett Presser Video - NHL VideoCenter
L.A. Kings fans are split on which Coyote to dislike the most - latimes.com
Kings get jammed up as Coyotes win, 2-0, to extend series - latimes.com
Los Angeles Kings aren't good enough to get job done in Game 4 - latimes.com
Power play, net presence absent in Kings' loss _ Fox Sports West
News From Around the Hockey World
Golden glory for Russia! - IIHF.com
The Russians, led by tournament MVP Evgeni Malkin, beat Slovakia to capture the World Championship on Sunday.
Brandon Prust Suspended for Game 4 for Elbowing Anton Volchenkov in the Head - In Lou We Trust
The only surprise is that this is just the first time Prust has been suspended.
2012 Eastern Conference Finals: Rangers Vs. Devils - Another Chance For The New York Rangers - Blueshirt Banter
Joe Fortunato looks at how the Rangers have fared in the first four games of each of their playoff series so far this season.
2012 Stanley Cup Playoffs Eastern Conference Finals, Game 4 Preview: New York Rangers at New Jersey Devils - In Lou We Trust
SB Nation's Devils site preview tonight's contest.
The Final Howl
This Jonathan Quick sex joke is our favorite ad of 2012 Stanley Cup Playoffs (PHOTO) - Puck Daddy - Yahoo! Sports
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