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Wednesday’s Coyotes Tracks - 4th of July Edition

The Coyotes have re-signed Brad Richardson, fallout from Tavares leaving the New York Islanders, and free agency signings.

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Coyotes News

Arizona Coyotes news: Ahron Cohen to replace Steve Patterson as President and CEO - AZCentral
Cohen previously served as the team's COO and was on the general counsel before that, starting in 2015. He will replace Steve Patterson, who was hired to the same position in July of last year.

Arizona Coyotes: Brad Richardson to sign 2-year free-agent contract - AZCentral
The Coyotes are bringing back free-agent center Brad Richardson on a two-year deal.

Six NHL teams that improved the most this summer (so far) – ProHockeyTalk
The Toronto Maple Leafs made the big move, but there are five other teams that have really helped themselves so far.

Michael Grabner Has Moved on From Devils - THW
Grabner, who joined New Jersey at the trade deadline following a deal with the rival New York Rangers, is done as a Devil after just 23 games.

The East

Carolina Hurricanes, D Calvin de Haan agree to free agent contract - Canes Country
The Canes make a splash on the free agent market, signing arguably the top defenseman available.

Robin Lehner Signs with New York Islanders, One-Year Deal - Lighthouse Hockey
At last, they have a goaltender. He was basically the only one left.

Toronto Maple Leafs sign Justin Holl to a two-year contract - Pension Plan Puppets
The right-handed defender gets two more years to make an impact.

John Tavares passed up the chance to be the rare one-club man - Lighthouse Hockey
Tavares seemed like the type of guy who would want to define a team and stay forever, but it wasn’t meant to be.

Winnipeg Jets sign Skyler McKenzie - Arctic Ice Hockey
McKenzie was a 7th round pick of the Jets in the 2017 NHL Entry Draft.

Sean Kuraly signs 3-year contract with Bruins - Stanley Cup of Chowder
Everybody’s favorite leaper will be a B for 3!

The West

Colorado Avalanche make three depth signings - Mile High Hockey
Avalanche sign three more to add depth to the organization

More Blackhawks moves must be on the way this summer - Second City Hockey
If they want to get back to the playoffs, Chicago has to make a few more deals.

Final Howl

The 5 Stages Leafs Fans Went Through to Process the John Tavares Signing - VICE Sports
Star free agent John Tavares gave Toronto Maple Leafs fans, who are all too familiar with the five stages of grief, something to be euphoric about.