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Sunday's Coyotes Tracks - weird and wacky

We may have seen the most awful and the most bizarre goals in NHL playoff history last night. Details in today's edition of the Tracks.

Note the lack of any other players in this picture. Typically a bad sign.
Note the lack of any other players in this picture. Typically a bad sign.
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Coyotes News

Tippett on Murphy: ‘He’s Come a Long Way’ - Arizona Coyotes - Features
Murphy credits physical maturation and improved skating as the keys to his success this season. He also believes playing alongside and among established defensemen such as Ekman-Larsson, Zbynek Michalek and Nicklas Grossmann also served him well.

Falcons News

Springfield Falcons: Falcons News : RYAN MACINNIS AND KYLE WOOD REPORT TO FALCONS
With both players' OHL seasons done, Ryan MacInnis and Kyle Wood are on their way to Springfield.

2016 Stanley Cup Playoffs News

Sharks vs. Kings Game 2: Heading Home With 2-0 Lead After 2-1 Win - Fear The Fin
Joe Pavelski's goal in the first was all that was needed to knock off Los Angeles 2-1 and take a 2-0 series lead over Los Angeles.

Capitals vs. Flyers Recap: Caps Withstand Blitz, Grind Down Flyers, 4-1 - Japers' Rink
The Philadelphia Flyers unleashed a barrage of shots at the Washington Capitals net, but it was the Caps who found the back of the Flyer net more often than the Flyers could at the other end in the 4-1 Caps win.

Steve Mason gives up awful goal from about 200 feet away - SBNation.com
The worst goal of the playoffs so far.

Antoine Roussel's Odd Goal Helps Dallas Stars to 2-0 Series Lead Over Minnesota Wild - Defending Big D
Kari Lehtonen came up huge when the Stars offense did not, and Dallas takes a 2-0 series lead with them to Minnesota for game 3.

Dallas Stars score a goal that was either highly illegal or highly magical - SBNation.com
So many questions.

Why Antoine Roussel's Goal Counted for the Dallas Stars in Game 2 Against the Minnesota Wild - Winging It In Motown
Antoine Roussel scored a controversial goal for the Dallas Stars against the Minnesota Wild in Game 2 on Saturday. Here's why it counted.

Game 2 Recap: Rangers 4-2 - PensBurgh
The New York Rangers bounced back after losing game one and being down 1-0 in the second period to score four straight goals against the Penguins to win 4-2.

Derek Stepan Leaves Game Two After Hard Hit - Blueshirt Banter
Derek Stepan has gone back to the Rangers dressing room during the third period of game two.

Watch: Penguins use all five skaters in amazing goal vs. Rangers | NHL | Sporting News
Let's all just sit back and enjoy this one.

Rangers goal upheld after yet another controversial offsides goal review - SBNation.com
NHL coaches are getting the most out of their ability to challenge offsides goals.

The NHL's offside rule is stupid and needs some changes - CBSSports.com
The NHL's offside rule has a lot of problems, and that was the problem with Friday's Chicago Blackhawks vs. St. Louis Blues game. Not instant replay and video review.

News From Around the Hockey World

Video: AHL’s Albany Devils, Bridgeport Sound Tigers engage in two wild line brawls – ProHockeyTalk
Two teams combined for 228 penalty minutes.

Report: Joakim Andersson to leave NHL to play in SHL with Orebro HK - Winging It In Motown
Reports have surfaced that Joakim Andersson will return to Sweden after the postseason has concluded.

Corey Crawford breaks Tony Esposito's Blackhawks postseason wins record - Second City Hockey
Crawford is now the Blackhawks franchise leader in playoffs wins and continues to add to an extensive resume.

The Final Howl

Jamie Benn draws a penalty and immediately poses for a picture - SBNation.com