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The Greatest Number 9 in Coyote Franchise History



Bobby Hull.

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In all seriousness, the Golden Jet is unquestionably the greatest number 9 in franchise history. Just to get him into the blue and white of the Jets, owner Ben Hatskin asked for the help of the other owners in the upstart WHA to contribute to the 1 million dollar contract that it would take to get Hull out of the NHL. It worked, and changed the direction of two leagues forever. If not for Bobby Hull, there may not be a Phoenix Coyotes franchise at all.

Also, be sure to check out the comments for today's Five For Howling Preseason Countdown for more detailed analysis about Bobby's career in both leagues.

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