Phoenix Coyotes Defeat Dinamo Riga, 3-1, As Preseason Comes To A Close

The Yotes kicked some KHL tail as they defeated the Dinamo Riga 3-1 in the last game of the 2010-2011 preseason.

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Coyotes Finish Preseason With 4-3 Shootout Loss In Edmonton

Edmonton, AB (Sports Network) – Dustin Penner scored the game-winner in the second round of the shootout, as the Edmonton Oilers snuck past the Phoenix Coyotes, 4-3, in preseason action.

Sam Gagner, Alexandre Giroux, and Colin McDonald lit the lamp in regulation for the Oilers. Jeff Deslauriers started in net and stopped 15-of-17 shots, while Martin Gerber made 18 saves in relief.

Scottie Upshall had a goal and an assist for the Coyotes. Lee Stempniak and Kyle Turris also scored for Phoenix, which got 27 saves from Ilya Bryzgalov.

Visit Five for Howling for more Coyotes analysis and discussion.


Phoenix Coyotes Flame Out In Calgary, 3-1

Calgary, AB (Sports Network) – Niklas Hagman scored a goal and dished out an assist, as the Calgary Flames defeated the Phoenix Coyotes, 3-1, in preseason action.

Jarome Iginla and T.J. Brodie also lit the lamp for the Flames. Henrik Karlsson made 19 saves.

Shane Doan scored the lone goal for the Coyotes. Jason LaBarbera turned aside 24-of-27 shots.


Phoenix Coyotes Roster Moves: Seven Players Cut

The Coyotes continue to trim their roster as the season approaches. 

Official release:

GLENDALE, ARIZONA --- Phoenix Coyotes General Manager Don Maloney announced today that the Coyotes have reduced their training camp roster by seven players.

The following players have been assigned to the Coyotes' American Hockey League affiliate, the San Antonio Rampage:

Player                         Position           Team              League

Justin Bernhardt          Center             San Antonio    AHL

Mathieu Brodeur         Defenseman    San Antonio    AHL

Joe Fallon                    Goaltender      San Antonio    AHL

Colin Long                  Center             San Antonio    AHL

Peter MacArthur         Left Wing       San Antonio    AHL

Jeff May                      Defenseman    San Antonio    AHL

Nick Ross                    Defenseman    San Antonio    AHL

There are now 44 players remaining in the Coyotes training camp.


Coyotes Beat Kings Twice In Split Squad Preseason Action

NHL Game Summary - Los Angeles at Phoenix, Game One

(Thursday, September 23rd)

Final Score: Phoenix 2. Los Angeles 1 (OT)

Glendale, AZ (Sports Network) - Shane Doan's power-play goal 3:54 into overtime lifted Phoenix to a 2-1 preseason win over the Los Angeles Kings.

It was a split squad game for both teams, as the clubs played another contest in Los Angeles.

Doan assisted on Kyle Wellwood's power-play tally with 1:43 left in regulation. Ilya Bryzgalov made 24 saves for the Coyotes.

Alexei Ponikarovsky scored 12 seconds into the second period for the Kings. Jonathan Bernier stopped all 18 shots he faced in the first two periods, while Jeff Zatkoff allowed two goals on 20 shots the rest of the way.

NHL Game Summary - Phoenix at Los Angeles, Game Two

(Thursday, September 23rd)

Final Score: Phoenix 3, Los Angeles 1

Los Angeles, CA (Sports Network) - Mikkel Boedker, Brett MacLean, and Eric Belanger each lit the lamp, as the Phoenix Coyotes defeated the Los Angeles Kings, 3-1, in preseason action.

Al Montoya played the entire game in net and made 19 saves for the Coyotes.

Brayden Schenn scored the lone goal for the Kings, who got 18 saves from Jonathan Quick.

It was a split squad game for both teams, as the clubs played another contest in Phoenix. The Coyotes won that game by a 2-1 score in overtime.

09/24 01:08:56 ET


Head over to Five for Howling blog for more post-game discussion and analysis.

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