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Saturday's Coyotes Tracks: restrain thyself!

A Maricopa County Superior Court judge granted a temporary restraining order against the City of Glendale on behalf of the Arizona Coyotes. More on that in today's Tracks.

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Coyotes News

Arizona Coyotes file lawsuit against the City of Glendale - Five For Howling
In what is likely the least surprising development on this story, the Arizona Coyotes have officially filed suit against the City of Glendale.

Coyotes Issue Statement Regarding Legal Actions Taken Against Glendale - Arizona Coyotes - News
The suit was filed in Maricopa County Superior Court against the City of Glendale, the Glendale City Council and other City officials.

Coyotes seek court order to stop Glendale from voiding lease | FOX Sports
Coyotes officials say the restraining order is needed to stop the city's "improper attempt" to void a 15-year agreement to play at the Gila River Arena.

Arizona Coyotes owner Andrew Barroway may become minority owner in franchise - Arizona Sports
This would likely be what some of the speculation surrounding Barroway's status is about.

Could the Coyotes move downtown? | FOX Sports
Phoenix Mayor Greg Stanton said he has reached out the NBA's Phoenix Suns to see if they would partner with the Coyotes to bring them back downtown.

The Red Pill: Coyotes and Islanders fans share a life unplugged from The Matrix - Lighthouse Hockey
The limbo of not knowing where your team will play next year (or this year) is a fate no fan should have to deal with. Islanders fans, Coyotes fans and Keanu Reeves know this all too well.

Stanley Cup Final

Blackhawks' Kris Versteeg expected to play in Game 5 vs. Lightning - Second City Hockey
Chicago doesn't make any defensive changes during Friday's morning skate.

On Duncan Keith's amazing postseason (Trending Topics) | Puck Daddy - Yahoo Sports
The amount of minutes Duncan Keith has logged in this postseason is historic. In the salary cap era, no one has even come close to approaching it.

Blackhawks' Stanley Cup hopes may rest on Corey Crawford's shoulders -
Corey Crawford might just be the most important player in the Blackhawks' quest for their third Stanley Cup in six years.

2015 Stanley Cup Final: On Ben Bishop, Andrei Vasilevskiy, what is, and what ought to be - Raw Charge
The story of the 2014-15 Tampa Bay Lightning has largely been written with Ben Bishop as a main character. In spite of all better judgement, letting that story end with Bishop in a main role is ultimately fitting.

Blackhawks’ Kane still searching for his first goal of 2015 Stanley Cup Final | ProHockeyTalk
Only one assist through four games.

Hockey analytics show Patrick Sharp's scoring dropped as role changed - Chicago Tribune
Coming back from injury and shifting linemates had the winger performing workhorse duties rather than his accustomed finisher duties.

News From Around the Hockey World

The Calgary Flames in: So many restricted free agents - Matchsticks and Gasoline
The Flames have a lot of restricted free agents, and with that, a lot of decisions to make.

Capitals GM MacLellan seems optimistic about negotiations with pending RFA Holtby | ProHockeyTalk
The 25-year-old goalie had an impressive 2014-15 season for Washington.

The Progress of Martin Marincin - The Copper & Blue
A look into the development and deployment of the young Slovak defender.

Free Agency Landing Spots for Devan Dubnyk - Hockey Wilderness
A quick look around the league to try and establish interest levels in signing Wild savior Devan Dubnyk.

Would Barret Jackman Or Christian Ehrhoff Fit In Carolina? - Canes Country
It's been reported that the Blues and Penguins will not bring back their veteran defensemen.

Report: Dallas Stars To Hire Dave Strader to Replace Ralph Strangis as Play-By-Play Voice - Defending Big D
When Ralph Strangis, play-by-play voice of the Dallas Stars for 19 seasons, resigned in April, the Stars let it be known they were looking at someone with national broadcast experience. It appears he'll be replaced by Dave Strader.

The Final Howl

NHL Grab Bag: Fear the Beard " Grantland