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Wednesday's Coyotes Tracks - US Tops Sweden, Finland Beats Russia

Team USA took bronze and Finland took Gold at the World Juniors, The Coyotes move their game against the New Jersey Devils, and more Jonathan Drouin.

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Team USA did not actually play Russia this year but finding pictures of this year's tournament was difficult
Team USA did not actually play Russia this year but finding pictures of this year's tournament was difficult
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Coyotes News

2 minutes in the box: Max Domi | FOX Sports
Coyotes rookie Max Domi joins Tyson Nash for a discussion on cooking, nightlife and his introduction to Arizona winters.

Doan talks about his team's growth Video - NHL VideoCenter - Arizona Coyotes
Coyotes captain Shane Doan joins NHL Live to discuss becoming the franchise's leading goal scorer and playing with forwards Max Domi and Anthony Duclair.

Arizona Coyotes goalie Louis Domingue capitalizes on ice time - AZCentral
Coyotes goalie Louis Domingue is capitalizing on his NHL playing time.

Coyotes move game to avoid conflict with Cards playoff | ProHockeyTalk
Arizona and New Jersey will now play at 12 p.m. local time on Jan. 16.

ASU News

Arizona State ice hockey looks for speedy transition from club dominance to NCAA power | Pac-12
As Arizona State ice hockey transitions this season from collegiate club status to NCAA Division I, the Sun Devils are hoping they can rise quickly to become a serious contender.

World Juniors News

World Juniors 2016: Kasperi Kapanen's OT Heroics Brings Home Gold For Finland - Eyes On The Prize
A thrilling game and instant classic

World Juniors: Team USA, Nick Schmaltz crush Sweden 8-3 to win bronze medal - Second City Hockey
Team USA makes podium for first time since 2013.

News From Around the Hockey World

Avalanche Claim Andrew Bodnarchuk - Mile High Hockey
Last night, the more astute among us noticed Erik Johnson skated off the ice during the 2nd Period and never returned to the bench (I was too busy enjoying the 4-1 victory over the Kings).

Raffi Torres' return in doubt - Fear The Fin
Medical issues will likely keep Torres from returning on Jan. 14, when his suspension is complete.

NHL Advanced Statistics: Stats for Art Majors - Defending Big D
Raise your hand if you've ever been confused by the analytics crowd. This primer is for you.

Jaroslav Halak activated from Islanders IR; Gibson returned to AHL Bridgeport - Lighthouse Hockey
A week late, Jaroslav Halak's 2016 can now begin.

Mikko Koivu taken to hospital after hard fall into boards | Puck Daddy - Yahoo Sports
From Yahoo Sports: Koivu fell going for a loose puck with Columbus defenseman David Savard in the Blue Jackets’ zone in Nationwide Arena.

New York Islanders prospects help AHL affiliate out of basement - Hockey's Future
HF writer Christian Litscher reviews the progress of New York Islanders prospects playing in North American minor leagues in 2015-16.

If Ken Hitchcock is fired, Doug Armstrong should go with him - St. Louis Game Time
Why fire the strategist and allow the recruiter of "not good enough" to continue? Fire them both.

Blackhawks vs. Penguins final score 2016: Artemi Panarin snipes winner in 3-2 OT triumph - Second City Hockey
The Hawks have now won 11 of their past 15.

Parise's hat trick leads Wild over Blue Jackets 4-2 - Hockey Wilderness
Zach Parise scores. He even did it three times against the Blue Jackets Tuesday night to lead the Wild to a win in the last game of a long road trip. Minnesota kept the Blue Jackets at bay for most...

Blue Jackets and Wild tie NHL record with goals two seconds apart (Video) | Puck Daddy - Yahoo Sports
From Yahoo Sports: Columbus kept the net empty off the center ice faceoff, and Mikael Granlund fired a shot off the draw into the open Blue Jackets goal to put the game at 4-2.

To Beat A Predator(s) - Arctic Ice Hockey
"Why don't you take a seat over there?"

The Drouin saga has a mirror in Lightning team history - Raw Charge
Issues came up in 1997-98 with the Bolts #5 overall draft pick from 1995, former Coyote Daymond Langkow, though circumstances with the club were profoundly different at the time.

After going unclaimed on waivers, Ramo’s ‘probably one of the hottest goalies in the NHL’ | ProHockeyTalk
At least according to his head coach, anyway.

Report: NHL, NHLPA will educate players on domestic violence, sexual assault and sexual harassment | ProHockeyTalk
The program will run through the month of February.

30 Thoughts: Good luck intimidating Yzerman -
In this week's 30 Thoughts: Tampa Bay Lightning GM Steve Yzerman has a lot on his plate as he deals with Steven Stamkos and now Jonathan Drouin.

North Dakota avoiding ‘Fighting Hawks’ references in arena | Puck Daddy - Yahoo Sports
From Yahoo Sports: "The first night of the boos we were announcing the Fighting Hawks at full strength."

New Year’s Resolution: Stop ‘dousing’ The Flames - Matchsticks and Gasoline
We all love a good pun, but haven’t The Flames been 'doused' enough? Surely there's a more creative way to talk about a loss. Let's make a New Year's resolution to stop 'dousing' The Flames in 2016.

The New York Rangers are reportedly interested in Jonathan Drouin - Raw Charge
The Blueshirts are the first of presumably many teams to show interest in acquiring the 20-year-old forward.

How Islanders plan to draw more fans to Brooklyn | Puck Daddy - Yahoo Sports
From Yahoo Sports: So there’s optimism at the gate for the Islanders, and Brett Yormark, chief executive of Brooklyn Sports & Entertainment which runs Barclays Center, said the team is going to aggressively go after those fans starting … NOW.

The Final Howl

WATCH: KidKaster gets Christmas surprise | FOX Sports
11-year-old Kelton Lyons of Scottsdale finds out on Christmas morning that he'll be the part of Jan. 9 FOX Sports Arizona broadcast of the Coyotes-Predators game.