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The Latest: USA Swimming cancels meet, delays nationals

Mar. 16, 2020 7:29 PM EDT

The Latest on the coronavirus outbreak's effect on sports around the world (all times local): USA Swimming has canceled next month's TYR Pro Swim Series meet in Southern California and postponed the combined open water national and junior national championships in Florida. The TYR meet was to be held April 16-19...

Winnipeg Jets' Nikolaj Ehlers (27) celebrates his goal against the Arizona Coyotes during second-period NHL hockey game action in Winnipeg, Manitoba, Monday, March 9, 2020. (Fred Greenslade/The Canadian Press via AP)

Jets jump into playoff position with 4-2 win over Coyotes

Mar. 10, 2020 12:57 AM EDT

WINNIPEG, Manitoba (AP) — Nikolaj Ehlers is feeling more and more comfortable with his new linemates. Ehlers had a goal and two assists to lead the Winnipeg Jets over the Arizona Coyotes 4-2 on Monday night in a matchup critical to the crowded Western Conference playoff race. “We’ve been able...

Coyotes' Garland week to week with lower-body injury

Mar. 8, 2020 3:40 PM EDT

GLENDALE, Ariz. (AP) — Arizona Coyotes leading scorer Conor Garland has left the team after he suffered a lower-body injury against Calgary. The Coyotes said Sunday that Garland has returned to Arizona while the team continues its trip through western Canada. He is listed as week to week. Garland was...

Calgary Flames' Mikael Backlund (11) celebrates his goal with teammates T. J. Brodie, (7) Mark Giordano, (5) and Andrew Mangiapane (88) during second-period NHL hockey game action against the Arizona Coyotes in Calgary, Alberta, Friday, March 6, 2020. (Jeff McIntosh/The Canadian Press via AP)

Matthew Tkachuk sets up Flames in 3-2 victory over Coyotes

Mar. 7, 2020 1:56 AM EST

CALGARY, Alberta (AP) — Johnny Gaudreau, T.J. Brodie and Mikael Backlund scored, Matthew Tkachuk assisted on all of the goals and the Calgary Flames beat the Arizona Coyotes 3-2 on Friday night. The Flames are 6-3-1 in their last 10. They moved within three points of Pacific Division-leading Vegas and a...

Vancouver Canucks goalie Thatcher Demko, right, makes a save as Arizona Coyotes' Carl Soderberg, of Sweden, watches during the first period of an NHL hockey game Wednesday, March 4, 2020, in Vancouver, British Columbia. (Darryl Dyck/The Canadian Press via AP)

Crouse scores tiebreaking goal, leads Coyotes over Canucks

Mar. 5, 2020 3:10 AM EST

VANCOUVER, British Columbia (AP) — Lawson Crouse scored a tiebreaking goal midway through the third period and the Arizona Coyotes tightened the playoff race in the Western Conference with a 4-2 win over the Vancouver Canucks on Wednesday night. "We're a desperate group and we're playing some desperate...

Arizona Coyotes right wing Clayton Keller shouts as he celebrates his goal against the Buffalo Sabres during the second period of an NHL hockey game Saturday, Feb. 29, 2020, in Glendale, Ariz. (AP Photo/Ross D. Franklin)

Keller scores twice in Coyotes' 5-2 win over Sabres

Feb. 29, 2020 11:29 PM EST

GLENDALE, Ariz. (AP) — Facing a game they could not afford to lose, the Arizona Coyotes found themselves in a two-goal deficit before the opening period was even halfway over. Rather than light into his team at the first intermission, coach Rick Tocchet remained calm, made a few slight adjustments. His...

Florida Panthers goaltender Sergei Bobrovsky (72) makes a save on a shot by Arizona Coyotes center Nick Schmaltz (8) during the first period of an NHL hockey game Tuesday, Feb. 25, 2020, in Glendale, Ariz. (AP Photo/Ross D. Franklin)

Bobrovsky stops 36 shots in Panthers' 2-1 win over Coyotes

Feb. 26, 2020 12:10 AM EST

GLENDALE, Ariz. (AP) — Sergei Bobrovsky stopped 36 shots, Mike Hoffman scored for the third straight game and the Florida Panthers spoiled Darcy Kuemper's return with a 2-1 win over the Arizona Coyotes on Tuesday night. Florida allowed 10 total goals in back-to-back losses to the Kings and Golden Knights...

Arizona Coyotes goaltender Antti Raanta, left, makes a save on a shot by Tampa Bay Lightning right wing Nikita Kucherov (86) during the first period of an NHL hockey game Saturday, Feb. 22, 2020, in Glendale, Ariz. (AP Photo/Ross D. Franklin)

Keller, Garland each score 2, power Coyotes past Lightning

Feb. 22, 2020 11:59 PM EST

GLENDALE, Ariz. (AP) — The Arizona Coyotes had good reason to be lacking energy Saturday night, playing their fourth game in six days and their league-high 65th game of the season against one of the NHL's hottest teams. They responded with their highest scoring game of the campaign. Clayton Keller and...

St. Louis Blues goalie Jordan Binnington (50) makes a save against the Arizona Coyotes during the first period of an NHL hockey game Thursday, Feb. 20, 2020, in St. Louis. (AP Photo/Dilip Vishwanat)

Jordan Binnington blanks Coyotes as Blues post 1-0 win

Feb. 20, 2020 11:45 PM EST

ST. LOUIS (AP) — Jordan Binnington had a light night in net for the St. Louis Blues, yet he couldn't relax, even as his teammates peppered Antti Raanta with shots. Ryan O’Reilly scored and Binnington made 14 saves to lead the Blues to a 1-0 win over the Arizona Coyotes on Thursday night. ...

Dallas Stars center Radek Faksa (12) celebrates his goal against the Arizona Coyotes with right wing Alexander Radulov (47) during the second period of an NHL hockey game in Dallas, Wednesday, Feb. 19, 2019. (AP Photo/Michael Ainsworth)

Oleksiak breaks late tie, surging Stars beat Coyotes 3-2

Feb. 20, 2020 1:00 AM EST

DALLAS (AP) — Jamie Oleksiak broke a third-period tie with his first goal in 26 games and the Dallas Stars held on to beat the Arizona Coyotes 3-2 on Wednesday night. Oleksiak stepped up into the top of the slot, took a pass from Alexander Radulov and sent a low snap shot past goalie Adin Hill with 8:22...