clock menu more-arrow no yes mobile

Filed under:

Thursday's Coyotes Tracks- Mangled by Monarchs

The Portland Pirates were routed 8-2 by the Manchester Monarchs while the Gwinnett Gladiators almost came back from behind.

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

Lisa Meyer/Getty Images

Coyotes News

Shane Doan's commitment to Coyotes remains strong -- AZCentral
Amid on-ice struggles this season, captain Shane Doan remains hopeful the team can improve.

Who's Hot, Who's Not: Home sweet home - Five For Howling
The Coyotes show signs of warming up after securing their first home win in over a month on Tuesday night at Gila River Arena.

Portland Pirates

Pirates drop fifth in a row with an ugly 8-2 loss to Manchester - The Portland Press Herald / Maine Sunday Telegram
Andy Andreoff's hat trick leads the Monarchs to an 8-2 rout of Portland.

Gwinnett Gladiators

Gladiators' third-period rally comes up just short in Florida | Gwinnett Daily Post
Trailing 5-2 in the opening four minutes of the third period, the Gladiators responded with two goals and plenty of opportunities.

News From Around the Hockey World

Bruins; Svedberg Beat Wild 3-2 in Overtime - Hockey Wilderness
The Bruins came into Wednesday night's game on a three-game losing streak. Minnesota, on the other hand, were coming off an emotional loss to the Blackhawks the night before. In a break for...

New Jersey Devils Couldn't Beat Craig Anderson, Lose 0-2 to Ottawa Senators - In Lou We Trust
Thanks to Craig Anderson stopping everything, the New Jersey Devils are now winless in five and were booed off the ice in a 0-2 loss to the Ottawa Senators. This game recap covers it all from Anderson to Elias' post-game quote about the booing.

KHLer Jeff Glass: ‘Players are getting hosed right now’ | Post-to-Post
Former Canadian World Junior hero Jeff Glass is on his fifth team in six seasons in Russia and he has seen a lot of both the good and bad of the Kontinental Hockey League. But with the Russian ruble in a freefall and the league in disarray, this is the worst he’s ever seen it.

Kings unveil Stadium Series uniforms - Jewels From The Crown

Fleury, Maatta and Bortuzzo tested for mumps - PensBurgh
The mumps epidemic continues!

Calgary Flames sign head coach Bob Hartley to multi-year extension -
The Calgary Flames have signed head coach Bob Hartley to a multi-year extension.

Predators' James Neal fined $2,000 by NHL for diving -
Nashville Predators forward James Neal is the first known NHL player to have been fined under the new diving/embellishment rules put in this year.

Stars owner Gaglardi purchases AHL Texas affiliate | ProHockeyTalk
Says the move "reaffirms our vision of becoming an elite organization, both at the NHL and AHL levels."

Holland: ‘I’m not against fighting’ | ProHockeyTalk
Detroit ranks 30th this season in fighting majors.

WATCH: AHL Phantoms score three times in first 36 seconds of game -
The American Hockey League's Lehigh Valley Phantoms scored three times in the first 36 seconds of their game against the Binghamton Senators.

Jack Eichel, Auston Matthews Lead Team USA Into WJC -- Howlin' Hockey
With the World Juniors beginning December 26th, Howlin' Hockey takes a lok at two players leading the charge for Team USA. Jack Eichel and Auston Matthews.

The Final Howl

Hilarious, gigantic Mrs. Claus helps Panthers brighten kids’ spirits at children’s hospital | Post-to-Post
With Christmas fast approaching, Santa Claus, Mrs. Claus and one giant, bearded elf stopped by Florida’s Chris Evert Children’s Hospital to help brighten the holidays for a few sick children.