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Thursday's Coyotes Tracks- Back to the 90's

The Coyotes are bringing back JR and the Kachina logo tonight. They also have the possibility of losing their 11th game in a row.

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Coyotes News

Who's Hot, Who's Not: Deadline drama - Five For Howling
Winners and losers of this year's trade deadline grace our lists, among others.

Mike Smith’s retro mask features frightening Alice Cooper - The Hockey News
When the Arizona Coyotes announced they would be having a retro night, it would have been easy to assume the scariest thing would be the return of the "kachina" jerseys. Turns out it’s Mike Smith’s mask.

Coyotes Crafted Original Logo to be Unique, Grow Fan Base - Arizona Coyotes
The Coyotes will push rewind on March 5 to celebrate the team’s original logo and uniform as part of Throwback Night at Gila River Arena.

Roenick on Coyotes' old jerseys: 'They were so ugly they were pretty' - FOX Sports
The Coyotes will wear their original Kachina-style jersey on Thursday against Vancouver, marking the first time they have worn a thowback jersey in an NHL game.

Mac: Coyotes could get a game-changer in the draft -
As dismal as the 2014-15 season has been for the Coyotes, their fortunes could turn around in a hurry if they get one of the top picks in the draft.

Arizona Coyotes put rebuild into high gear - Along the Boards
The Arizona Coyotes were one of the busier teams at the trade deadline. Now that the dust has settled, it's clear that the rebuild is on in the desert.

Vrbata returns to Valley for first time since free-agency departure - FOX Sports
Former Coyote Radim Vrbata has 22 goals and 45 points for Vancouver, which is chasing a Western Conference playoff spot.

Shane Doan: A long-term rebuild is a tough pill to swallow - Arizona Sports
Chock full of quotes from the captain.

Shane Doan And The Stanley Cup - Howlin' Hockey
Shane Doan is faced with the Arizona Coyotes or the Stanley Cup.

News From Around The Hockey World

Mike Ribeiro's second chance with Predators SI mag story -
More details emerge on what happened during the center's time in Phoenix.

Brianna Decker 3 Toronto Furies 0, and Charline Labonté shuts down the Inferno - Stanley Cup of Chowder
The Clarkson Cup Playoffs began yesterday. Could we see Boston & Montreal meeting up in pro women's hockey just like they seem to do every year in the NHL?

Jets lose to the Senators. UGH. - Arctic Ice Hockey
Andrew Hammond was great for the Senators tonight, you say? That's nice. Me and that guy? We're enemies now. Sorry, pal.

Dustin Byfuglien lays out David Legwand -
Legwand may want to take some ibuprofen.

Game 64 Recap: Avalanche Honor Tanguay, Down Penguins 3-1 - Mile High Hockey
The Avalanche put together a strong 60 minute performance at home against the Penguins to give Alex Tanguay a win in his 1000th game.

Video: Iginla reaches 20-goal mark for 16th time in NHL career - ProHockeyTalk
He's been consistently putting the puck in the net at the NHL level since 1996.

Isles’ Martin suspended one game for ‘reckless’ knee on Daley - ProHockeyTalk
Also, for causing "significant injury."

NHL GMs to address emergency goalie rule following Florida incident - ProHockeyTalk
"It’s definitely an issue that needs a collective focus from our managers and the league in terms of how to deal with it."

Blue Jackets' David Clarkson out 4-6 weeks with torn oblique -
David Clarkson just became acquainted with the 2014-15 Blue Jackets tradition. He's out 4-6 weeks with an injury.

Bruins lose Brett Connolly for six weeks two days after trading for him -
Bruins forward Brett Connolly, who was acquired early Monday morning, suffered a broken finger in practice Wednesday.

Hilary Knight on #LikeAGirl, growth of women’s hockey, sting of Sochi (Video) - Puck Daddy - Yahoo Sports
"Being a female athlete, I’ve always been sensitive to the phrase ‘Like a Girl,’ especially when I was growing up and was told I couldn’t play with the boys," she said.

Tampa Bay Lightning announce plans to renovate Amalie Arena - Raw Charge
The franchise announced Wednesday afternoon a two-year plan for improving its facility.

Jack Eichel is the prize the worst NHL teams are tanking for - For The Win
Some folks are getting this wrong. The Buffalo Sabres, Arizona Coyotes and Edmonton Oilers are not competing in the Connor McDavid sweepstakes. It is the Jack Eichel sweepstakes.

Cam Talbot, Dan Girardi, and the Importance of Knowing Roles in the NHL - Blueshirt Banter
How the Rangers understanding what roles their players can fill will be important in helping the team make a run to the Cup.

Watch Marc Crawford go off on opposing coach during Swiss league playoffs (Video) - Puck Daddy - Yahoo Sports
Former NHL coach Marc Crawford goes off on a "Hollywood"-looking opposing coach.

(REALLY NSFW) These Gruesome Hockey Injuries Are Very Bad; Hockey Is Bad - Deadspin
We cannot stress just how NSFW this is.

2014-15 NHL Power Rankings - Week 21 - FOX Sports
Given how the season has gone for the team's holding down the top spot in Craig's rankings expect the Rangers to lose to the Hawks.

The Final Howl

Little Russian Hockey Kids Brawl During Team Handshake - Deadspin