A Fan Perspective: The Arizona Coyotes Playoff Drought

Hockey has undoubtedly grown in the Valley since the NHL made its debut in 1996 when the Winnipeg Jets relocated to Phoenix. That team went on to become the Arizona Coyotes. However, the Coyotes have just eight Stanley Cup Playoff appearances in their 23-year history. Their last playoff appearance was in 2012 when they were…

Significance of Taylor Hall to Arizona

On Monday Dec. 16, the Coyotes solidified the notion of going all in this season as they acquired former MVP Taylor Hall from the New Jersey Devils in exchange or three prospects and two draft picks. The Coyotes sent forward prospects Nate Schnarr and Nick Merkley, defensive prospect Kevin Bahl, a 2020 first-round draft pick…

NHL: Five Surprises from the Season

There are always expectations for a season in the NHL, but you can’t be prepared for everything. Here are some surprises from the 2017-18 season…