clock menu more-arrow no yes

Filed under:

Monday's Coyotes Tracks - World Junior Championship roster shake up

WJC roster changes aplenty and the Coyotes look for one final win before Christmas.

If you buy something from an SB Nation link, Vox Media may earn a commission. See our ethics statement.

Geoff Burke-USA TODAY Sports

Coyotes News

Phoenix Coyotes’ trip East evened up as swing ends Monday -
A feel-good overtime rally Saturday against the Ottawa Senators kept the Coyotes’ performance on this four-game tour of the Eastern Conference respectable with a 1-1-1 showing.

Oliver Ekman-Larsson a force on defence for Coyotes | Hockey | Sports | Toronto Sun
More positive press for OEL.

World Juniors News

2014 WJC: Team USA Makes Two Cuts, Roster Not Finalized Yet | The United States of Hockey
Two players were released from Team USA's training camp roster ahead of the 2014 World Junior Championship Sunday.

2014 WJC: Riley Barber Named Team USA’s Captain | The United States of Hockey
Riley Barber has been named captain of the U.S. National Junior Team, USA Hockey announced Sunday.

2014 U.S. WJC Camp: USA Ends Pre-competition With Win Over Finland | The United States of Hockey
The U.S. National Junior Team closed out its final exhibition game in preparation for the World Junior Championship with a 3-2 win over Finland.

World Juniors 2014 Game Recap: Canada decimated by Sweden - Eyes On The Prize
After talking a big game, Canada came out completely flat against Sweden, losing 3-0 in a game that should looked significantly worse.

News From Around the Hockey World

Lack Steps Up After Luongo Injured in 2-1 Win Over Jets - Nucks Misconduct
It wasn't in the game plan, but Eddie Lack came in off the bench after Roberto Luongo was forced out of the game late in the first period with a lower body injury, helping Vancouver to a 2-1 win.

Rangers Vs. Wild Recap: Rangers Dominate Minnesota In 4-1 Win - Blueshirt Banter
The New York Rangers topped the Minnesota Wild tonight in dominating fashion by the score of 4-1. It was a happy night all around.

Flyers’ Gustafsson out two weeks with knee sprain | ProHockeyTalk
He was hurt Saturday night in Columbus.

24/7: Road to the Winter Classic: No punishment for banning cameras -
In the second episode of HBO's '24/7: Road to the Winter Classic' both coaches kicked cameras out of the room but there will be no repercussions from the league.

HBO 24/7 Red Wings-Maple Leafs Episode 2: Mike Babcock is really scaring us (Review) | Puck Daddy - Yahoo Sports
(ED NOTE: THIS REVIEW CONTAINS SPOILERS.) The best episodes of "HBO 24/7" are the ones that set up pins and knock them down throughout the hour, with an underlying tension building toward an eventual explosion.

Staal resumes skating, says prior concussion experience is helping now | ProHockeyTalk
He's been out since December 8.

Dallas Stars Lose Another Defenseman; Sergei Gonchar "Out for a While, Probably" - Defending Big D
Robidas. Daley. Rome. And now Gonchar.

Report: Flyers and Isles ‘taking serious runs’ at acquiring Pacioretty | ProHockeyTalk
He leads Montreal in goals scored.

The Final Howl

The 10 most memorable hockey fan moments of 2013 (Puck Daddy Year in Review) | Puck Daddy - Yahoo Sports