News from the Coyotes' AHL Affiliate Tucson Roadrunners
The Phoenix Coyotes announced that they have agreed to terms with the Gwinnett Gladiators to remain as the organization's East Coast Hockey League (ECHL) affiliate. Phoenix's American Hockey League (AHL) affiliate remains the Portland Pirates.
Phoenix's AHL affiliate in Portland has two intriguing questions heading into the 2013-14 season. The coaching staff is still in limbo and the home arena in Portland is undergoing renovations which will force the team to Lewiston for first 12 games.
Lucas Lessio, Chris Brown, Michael Stone, David Rundblad and Brandon Gormley are the top American Hockey League prospects in the Phoenix Coyotes organization.
Ondrej Palat scored the game-tying goal and game-winning goal as the Syracuse Crunch ended Portland's season Thursday night in the first round of the AHL Calder Cup Playoffs. Portland was swept in the best of five series, blowing two-goal leads...
A lot of Coyotes, old and new, are heading to Portland with the NHL season on hold. YotesGurl fills us in on who might be important to keep an eye on.