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Friday's Coyotes Tracks - building a winner

Anthony LeBlanc believes the Arizona Coyotes are building a winner in the Desert. More on that in today's Tracks.

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Coyotes News

Minnesota Wild @ Arizona Coyotes Instant Recap: unbeaten no more - Five For Howling
The Coyotes lost for the first time this season.

Nicklas Grossmann protecting Arizona Coyotes' crease with grit - AZCentral
In his first two games with the Coyotes, defenseman Nicklas Grossmann has made the front of the net a tough place to play.

Arizona Coyotes owner Anthony LeBlanc believes in market - - NHL Insider
LeBlanc is leading a marketing campaign that he hopes will set up the fan base for generations.

Coyotes Quickly Building a Team Identity - TSS
The headliners of that second group are clearly the Arizona Coyotes. Again, it's early. Very early. But there were reasons for Arizona fans to be...

Young talent fuels unbeaten Coyotes' surprise fast start - USA Today
A month ago, the Arizona Coyotes were arguably among the NHL’s least exciting teams, destined for the basement of the Pacific Division and not much else.

Arizona Coyotes Prospect Nick Merkley Update - Howlin' Hockey
Arizona Coyotes prospect Nick Merkley uses his high hockey IQ and gritty work ethic to put him in a position to succeed. Still refining his skills in WHL.

Falcons News

Springfield Falcons back in action Friday night at home |
Their first week was not what the Springfield Falcons had in mind, but it was only the start of a long American Hockey League season.

Rush News

A pre-season Face-Off with the Rapid City Rush - Black Hills Fox
Hockey season has arrived, which means it's time to head back to the ice for our second season of Face-Off with the Rapid City Rush.

ASU Hockey News

Quinnipiac Athletics - No. 17 QU Men's Ice Hockey Blanks Arizona State, 5-0
With the win, Quinnipiac improves to 3-0-0 on the year while Arizona State drops to 1-2-0 through the first three NCAA Division I games in its program's history.

News From Around the Hockey World

Dallas Stars Capitalize on Power Play to Defuse Lightning, 5-3 - Defending Big D
It was Dallas's turn to get grossly outshot, but the Stars managed to hold up under pressure and score two power-play goals to beat the reigning runner-ups

Blackhawks vs. Capitals final score: Washington routs Chicago, 4-1 - Second City Hockey
It took the Blackhawks close to half of the first period to get their first shot on goal after coming out quite flat compared to the Caps.

Nashville Predators 3, New York Islanders 4: Preds Unable To Hold On - On the Forecheck
The Predators lose for the first time this season. The quest for 82-0-0 is denied.

Apples vs Orange - Apples Win - The Copper & Blue
After a strong start from the Oilers, St. Louis bounces back and wins it 4-2 in the final 25 minutes.

Beau Bennett injury update: Injured again :( - PensBurgh
Great, the one guy who was playing well is hurt again.

Young depth & skill at forefront for Jets - Arctic Ice Hockey
If you look at who have been key contributors for the Winnipeg Jets this season, you've seen some young faces leading the pack.

Islanders fans take issue with Barclays Center warm up policy | Puck Daddy - Yahoo Sports
From Yahoo Sports: There’s definitely some level of give-and-take between the positives of the hip, new building and the nostalgia of Nassau Coliseum, where the Islanders played from 1972-2015.

The Sun Is Rising in Buffalo - Grantland
Things seem to be turning around in Buffalo.

Here are the 10 youngest skaters in the NHL | ProHockeyTalk
Pittsburgh's Daniel Sprong tops the list.

Details on the Road To the NHL Winter Classic series - Eyes On The Prize
The series will follow the Boston Bruins & Montreal Canadiens as they prepare for the NHL Winter Classic on New Year’s Day

Who's Better Than Darren Dreger? Literally Anyone - Pension Plan Puppets
How do you make a lazy argument worse? You use it over and over and over.

Blackhawks sign defenseman Kyle Cumiskey to 1-year deal - Second City Hockey
The 28-year-old defenseman has been placed on waivers to be assigned to AHL Rockford.

Logan Couture currently being evaluated according to Doug Wilson - Fear The Fin
The Sharks alternate captain may be injured after taking part in a 5v5 drill in practice.

When Good Players Go Bad - Stanley Cup of Chowder
Great players! Terrible coaches. How does a player-turned-coach like Patrick Roy stack up against his peers?

A Plea to Caps Fans: Let's Be Better - Japers' Rink
Fans in two different buildings have taunted Patrick Kane by turning a serious situation into a joke... let's not make it a third.

The Final Howl

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