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Thursday's Coyotes Tracks - Starting 2017 by Being Shutout

The Coyotes were shut out last season, Kyle Wood is making a good impression in Tucson, and the 2017 prospect ranking has been released.

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Coyotes News

Snake-bit Arizona Coyotes unable to score in 3-0 loss to Vancouver Canucks - Five For Howling
The Arizona Coyotes had no luck on the offensive side, and bad luck on the defensive side.

Smith: Coyotes make it way too easy on opposing goalie | FOX Sports
Coyotes goalie Mike Smith discusses his team's 3-0 loss to the Canucks.

Mike Smith produces in Coyotes' season of struggle - Yahoo Sports
This season as injuries and inconsistency have hurt the Coyotes, Smith has been a steady with a .920 save percentage.

Roadrunners News

Arizona Coyotes: Kyle Wood Making Noise In Tucson - Howlin Hockey
Arizona Coyotes prospect Kyle Wood is making a name for himself in his first season in the AHL.

Women's Hockey News

Finland Hopes To End Medal Drought At U18 Women’s World Championship - The Ice Garden
The team last medaled in 2011

News From Around the Hockey World

2017 World Junior Hockey Championship Bronze Medal Game: Russia vs. Sweden preview, start time, TV schedule, and lineups - Eyes On The Prize
After the heartbreak of missing out on a chance for gold, the teams have a quick turnaround for a last push for a medal.

Recap: Anaheim 2- Detroit 0: So That’s What Defense Is - Anaheim Calling
Gibson’s eighth career shutout leads the Ducks past the Red Wings.

Enervated Avalanche fall to Flames 4-1 - Mile High Hockey
We’re running out of common adjectives to describe Colorado’s play, so we’re moving on to the hifalutin ones.

Alexei Emelin Should Be Suspended for Elbow to Antoine Roussel’s Head - Defending Big D
Emelin is a repeat offender and there is nothing excusable about this hit.

Dallas Stars Fall Again in OT, 4-3 to Montreal Canadiens - Defending Big D
19 lousy seconds into OT.

Plenty of empty seats despite reduced prices for Canada's semifinal
Much has been written about the Hockey Canada and the attendance problem at the 2017 world junior championship in Toronto and Montreal. The empty seats have become a story, particularly in Montreal, where fans haven’t been willing to pay NHL prices for junior hockey.

What’s Eating Anze Kopitar? - Jewels From The Crown
A lot of fans are grumbling about the newly dubbed captain’s lack of offensive contributions - but is it justified?

Milt Schmidt Passes Away at 98 - Stanley Cup of Chowder
Mr. Bruin, one of the oldest surviving B’s alums, a true legend will be missed.

Top prospects for 2017 NHL draft: Nolan Patrick hangs on to No. 1 spot - Yahoo Sports
Despite being limited to six games this season, the Brandon Wheat Kings’ Nolan Patrick remains the No.1-ranked prospect for the 2017 NHL draft.

Oilers have a decision to make with Jesse Puljujarvi | ProHockeyTalk
Do they keep him, or send him to the AHL?

Matt Nieto placed on waivers - Fear The Fin
This could be the end of his career in teal.

Devils Schedule Doesn’t Improve - All About The Jersey
The Devils have been away from home a lot, but that doesn’t mean our schedule gets easier. I show why.

Hurricanes Recall Michael Leighton From Charlotte - Canes Country
The Hurricanes bring back Leighton while returning Daniel Altshuller to the Checkers.

Final Howl

NHL's traveling centennial museum makes weekend visit to Tempe | FOX Sports
Centennial Fan Arena will be at Tempe Marketplace on Jan. 7-8