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Thursday's Coyotes Tracks - Kicking it Kadri

Kadri takes out Backstrom and Granlund, Sabres go for a reset and Mike Smith gives a Movember update all on today's tracks!

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Coyotes News

Phoenix Coyotes look to improve playing with a lead -
The Coyotes have been waiting for the type of game that reaches their potential, and it doesn't come close to resembling their recent results.

Phoenix Coyotes shine brightest at the wire -
McLellan: These come-from-behind late-game wins aren’t typical of the Coyotes, and they don’t want them to become the norm.

Coyotes look to continue winning ways in Chicago
With victories in seven of last eight games, Coyotes want another in Chicago.

Phoenix Coyotes goalie Mike Smith's diary: 2013-14 season
A new entry from #41 gives us a Movember update.

Phoenix Coyotes Roundtable: Weird NHL Rules - Five For Howling
Paige Diamkos from Breakthrough Sports joins FFH to discuss weird NHL rules and Phoenix's unsung hero.

Gladiators News

Young Gladiators being graded on tough curve | Gwinnett Daily Post
It’s a rare day when the Gwinnett Gladiators get booed in their own arena. But the team has also rarely had such a tough start to the season.

Sundogs News

Arizona Sundogs Down, But Don't Quit - Five For Howling
The Arizona Sundogs returned to the road for three games. The Sundogs faced the Rapid City Rush on Friday and Saturday before traveling to Denver to face the Cutthroats on Tuesday.

Arizona College Hockey

Roundtable: Can ASU hockey go undefeated? - Cronkite Sports
The general consensus is yes.

News From Around the Hockey World

Penguins Memorable Moments: Brayden Schenn 2, Penguins 1 - PensBurgh
Penguins fall to the Flyers

Oilers shut out again at home by Stars (3-0) --
That makes it three straight for the Oilers.

Wild vs Maple Leafs: Backstrom hurt, Wild win in a SO 2-1 - Hockey Wilderness
The Wild win and walk away 2pts happier

Leafs' Kadri ejected for hit on Wild's Granlund - NHL on CBC Sports - Hockey news, opinion, scores, stats, standings
Toronto Maple Leafs forward Nazem Kadri received a match penalty for a hit to the head on Minnesota Wild forward Mikael Granlund on Wednesday. He also received a minor for taking out Backstrom who left the game and did not return.

Miller sees opportunity for Sabres to ‘reset’ as organization | ProHockeyTalk
But will he be around to see it through?

Bryan Berard helps bring down con men that stole millions from retired NHLers | Puck Daddy - Yahoo Sports
The two men were arrested in Scottsdale interestingly enough.

Report: Milan Hejduk to announce retirement | ProHockeyTalk
He played 14 seasons in the NHL, all with Colorado.

The Paper Feature: Dear Gary Bettman, the Pacific Division is too hard
The Canucks' fans aren't liking their new division.

Report: NHL GMs talking about extending overtime | SI Wire
Whether it's 3-on-3 or 4-on-4 GM's are looking to have fewer shootouts.

NHL rumors: Predators, Ducks have had talks about Jonas Hiller -
The Nashville Predators are hurting in goal with Pekka Rinne interested, so much so that they reportedly have talked to the Ducks about Jonas Hiller.

The Final Howl

The Strange Reason This Video of Pat LaFontaine at his Doctor's Appointment Has Over 500,000 Views | Extra Mustard -