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Tuesday's Coyotes Tracks - Will Radim Vrbata Sign Today?

Talks between Vrbata and the Coyotes appear to be getting closer, Antoine Vermette signed a two year deal with the Anaheim Ducks, and the Senators will make an announcement today. All of that and more in today's Tracks.

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Coyotes News

Arizona Coyotes: Vermette Buyout Opens Door For Coyotes Youth - Howlin Hockey
The Arizona Coyotes are going to be without Antoine Vermette next season, but the move may allow both Dylan Strome and Christian Dvorak to make the team.

Arizona Coyotes, Radim Vrbata working on 1-year contract - AZCentral
The Coyotes appear to be on the brink of bringing back a familiar face as they’re in the process of finalizing a one-year contract for winger Radim Vrbata, Rich Evans, Vrbata’s agent, said Monday.

News From Around the Hockey World

Report: Vincent Trocheck added to Team North America’s taxi squad - Litter Box Cats
Cats center could see action in World Cup

Capitals’ Alzner still isn’t 100 percent healthy, but he should be ready for camp – ProHockeyTalk
He admits to being at 85 percent right now.

Pivotal Player: Paul Stastny has opportunity to fill voids left in Backes’ wake - Hockey Wilderness
The cast of the Blues may be different, but there’s an opportunity for new stars

Limited cap space shouldn’t affect Chicago’s ability to compete for the cup – ProHockeyTalk
"These guys have earned these contracts from their performance, and it's really unmatched around the league."

Anaheim Ducks sign Antoine Vermette to two-year, $3.5M contract - Yahoo Sports
The former Coyote will be playing in California next season.

Islanders re-sign goaltender Christopher Gibson to two-way deal – ProHockeyTalk
It's a one-year contract.

Jimmy Vesey Rumors Include the New Jersey Devils; Does it Make Sense? - All About The Jersey
The newest hottest free agent of this offseason is Harvard left winger, Jimmy Vesey. Rumors continue to include the New Jersey Devils. Before Vesey hits free agency, this post looks at who he is and whether it makes sense for the Devils to get him.

Frei: Patrick Roy shows working for a friend can be risky – The Denver Post
"Did he quit on the Avs? Sure, he did. As coach. Because he thought he had been fired as a VP."

The Sens will make ‘a significant hockey announcement’ tomorrow afternoon – ProHockeyTalk
The team's decision makers will all be in attendance.

The Final Howl

The Arizona Coyotes 21 under 21: the best of the future - Five For Howling
In the first of a series leading up to the preseason, we take a look at the Arizona Coyotes' prospect system, and debate who are the best.