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Monday's Coyotes Tracks - what a weekend

Against all odds, All-Star Weekend was a ton of fun. Details in today's edition of the Tracks.

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Absolute Perfection.
Absolute Perfection.
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Coyotes News

Doan Is Coyotes Midseason MVP At Age 39 - Todays Slapshot
One maxim about the Coyotes still rings true now - Shane Doan is still the leader of the pack.

Playoff berth within reach for Arizona Coyotes once season resumes -
Sitting in a playoff position after the All-Star break is an accomplishment for the Coyotes, but now solidifying a spot is their challenge.

2016 NHL All-Star Game

Wild finish for Metro All-Stars, stymied by Subban stall | Puck Daddy - Yahoo Sports
"It was a great move by P.K. there, lying down, knowing that the guy wasn’t going to shoot there. Great stall tactic," he said. "We were pressing for that tying goal. It’s all in good fun, but we’re all pretty competitive."

2016 NHL All-Star Game final score: Pacific wins 1-0, Scott named MVP - Die By The Blade
John Scott is everything.

John Scott is the deserving MVP of All-Star Weekend - Eyes On The Prize
After being begged to resign his fan-appointed spot in the All-Star Game, John Scott proved that he belonged among the league's best personalities.

For one year John Scott saved the NHL All-Star Game -
The 2016 NHL All-Star game was a success, and the league has John Scott to thank for it.

John Scott scores at the 2016 NHL All-Star Game, everything is awesome - Five For Howling
After a massive media circus surrounding his selection, John Scott makes the hockey world happy.

John Scott just dunked on Jeremy Roenick on national television - Broad Street Hockey
Jeremy Roenick apologized to John Scott on the NBCSN broadcast of the All-Star Game. And then John just owned him. "Well it's not the first time you've been wrong." Cold blooded, John.

The 2016 NHL All-Star Game format worked beautifully - Fear The Fin
It's time for the revamps to end — the NHL has found its All-Star Game format of the future.

News From Around the Hockey World

Kings recall Clifford from conditioning assignment – ProHockeyTalk
Missed the last 23 games with an upper-body injury.

Sean Couturier placed on injured reserve - Broad Street Hockey
It would appear that the Flyers put Sean Couturier on injured reserve over the weekend without telling any of us. Sneaky! But, also, bad news.

Gary Bettman Signs Seven-Year Contract Extension - St. Louis Game Time
He will be the second-longest commissionership in league history at the close of this deal.

NHL not worried about World Cup no-shows: players or fans | Puck Daddy - Yahoo Sports
"I don’t think I’m aware of a situation where a player has opted out of an international tournament for world supremacy"

Yeo’s woes: Why this year’s slump may be different for the Wild – ProHockeyTalk
Can they bounce back once again?

How new coach Mike Sullivan has the Penguins back on track -
Mike Sullivan has the Pittsburgh Penguins playing some of their best hockey of the season. Here is how he is doing it.

The Final Howl

Hockey team forced to change Garfield jerseys during game | Puck Daddy - Yahoo Sports