Latest Darcy Kuemper News

Host Latvia beats Canada 2-0 in world hockey opener

May. 21, 2021 18:28 PM EDT

RIGA, Latvia (AP) — Matiss Kivlenieks made 38 saves and host Latvia beat Canada 2-0 on Friday in their world hockey opener. Miks Indrasis opened the scoring with 1.5 seconds left in the first period, beating goaltender Darcy Kuemper between the pads. Oskars Batna made...

Coyotes expecting more changes after missing playoffs again

May. 10, 2021 17:56 PM EDT

GLENDALE, Ariz. (AP) — Arizona general manager Bill Armstrong opted to stand pat at the NHL trade deadline, believing the Coyotes had the right roster to make the playoffs. When they came up short yet again, the Coyotes made a big change, firing coach Rick Tocchet a day...

Tocchet won't return as coach of Coyotes after 4 seasons

May. 09, 2021 18:19 PM EDT

GLENDALE, Ariz. (AP) — Rick Tocchet turned the Arizona Coyotes into playoff contenders, even led them to the postseason during the pandemic season. The Coyotes were unable to consistently cross the bridge into the playoffs in four seasons under Tocchet, so new Coyotes...

Kessel, Soderstrom lead Coyotes past Sharks 5-2

May. 08, 2021 02:02 AM EDT

SAN JOSE, Calif. (AP) — Phil Kessel scored the go-ahead goal for his 900th career point and Victor Soderstrom and Jan Jenik each scored their first NHL goals as the Arizona Coyotes beat the San Jose Sharks 5-2 on Friday night. Conor Garland added a goal and two assists...

Kopitar reaches 999 career points, Kings beat Coyotes 3-2

May. 04, 2021 01:20 AM EDT

GLENDALE, Ariz. (AP) — Anze Kopitar had a goal and an assist to reach 999 career points and the Los Angeles Kings put a big dent in the Arizona Coyotes’ playoff hopes with a 3-2 win Monday night. Kopitar scored in the second period and had an assist on Alex Iafallo's...

Golden Knights beat Coyotes 3-2 in OT after blowing lead

May. 02, 2021 01:38 AM EDT

GLENDALE, Ariz. (AP) — Jonathan Marchessault scored on a power play at 3:04 of overtime, Marc-Andre Fleury moved into a tie for the third on the NHL's all-time wins list and the Vegas Golden Knights beat the Arizona Coyotes 3-2 on Saturday night. Marchessault missed...

Coyotes end Golden Knights' 10-game win streak with 3-0 win

May. 01, 2021 01:15 AM EDT

GLENDALE, Ariz. (AP) — The Arizona Coyotes had not been playing like a team fighting for its playoff life, the losses piling up, the distance behind St. Louis growing. Faced with arguably the biggest game of the season, they played with a playoff-like intensity, halting...

Kane's 20th goal leads Sharks past Coyotes 4-2

Apr. 29, 2021 01:37 AM EDT

SAN JOSE, Calif. (AP) — Evander Kane reached the 20-goal mark for the sixth straight season, Josef Korenar made 28 saves to win his second straight start and the San Jose Sharks beat the Arizona Coyotes 4-2 Wednesday night. Kane's goal started a three-goal barrage for...

Sharks beat Coyotes 6-4 to snap eight-game losing streak

Apr. 27, 2021 02:03 AM EDT

SAN JOSE, Calif. (AP) — Alexander Barabanov scored his first NHL goal to help the San Jose Sharks beat the Arizona Coyotes 6-4 on Monday night in the Sharks’ first home game with fans in attendance in 13 months. Rookie goalie Josef Korenar made 21 saves and earned his...

Kuemper, Coyotes beat Kings 4-0 to stay in playoff chase

Apr. 25, 2021 02:15 AM EDT

LOS ANGELES (AP) — Phil Kessel had a goal and an assist, Darcy Kuemper made 26 saves for his second shutout of the season, and the Arizona Coyotes beat the Los Angeles Kings 4-0 on Saturday night. John Hayden, Lawson Crouse and Jakob Chychrun also scored, helping the...