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Garland, Raanta lead Coyotes to 3-0 win over Kings

Nov. 19, 2019 1:07 AM EST

GLENDALE, Ariz. (AP) — Antti Raanta got a surprise start in net for the Arizona Coyotes and made the most of it. One game after teammate Darcy Kuemper posted a shutout, Raanta earned one of his own with 31 saves as the Coyotes beat the Los Angeles Kings 3-0 on Monday night. "It was nice to get back out...

Kuemper records shutout, Coyotes beat Flames 3-0

Nov. 16, 2019 10:31 PM EST

GLENDALE, Ariz. (AP) — Darcy Kuemper stopped 37 shots and slammed an opponent to the ice during a brawl in the second period, and the Arizona Coyotes beat the Calgary Flames 3-0 Saturday. After Calgary’s Johnny Gaudreau cross-checked Arizona’s Jason Demers late in the second period while...

Coyotes G Kuemper fights Tkachuk, shuts out Flames

Nov. 16, 2019 8:10 PM EST

GLENDALE, Ariz. (AP) — Darcy Kuemper's play in goal was the driving force in the Arizona Coyotes' run toward a playoff berth that came up just short late last season. His actions Saturday only further endeared the veteran to his teammates. Kuemper stopped 37 shots for his second shutout of the season and...

Coyotes sign GM John Chayka to long-term extension

Nov. 11, 2019 6:17 PM EST

GLENDALE, Ariz. (AP) — John Chayka arrived in the desert with an analytics background and made a big splash when, at 26, he became the youngest general manager in North American sports history. As Chayka started to rebuild the Arizona Coyotes into playoff contenders, the recognition grew. On Monday, the...

Stepan scores in overtime, Coyotes beat Oilers 3-2

Nov. 5, 2019 12:53 AM EST

EDMONTON, Alberta (AP) — The Arizona Coyotes are off to an impressive start early in the season. Derek Stepan scored at 2:01 of overtime and the Arizona Coyotes beat the Edmonton Oilers 3-2 on Monday night. Stepan took a feed from Nick Schmaltz and picked the corner on goalie Mikko Koskinen for the winner....

Brad Marchand scores twice, Bruins beats Penguins 6-4

Nov. 5, 2019 12:08 AM EST

BOSTON (AP) — Brad Marchand scored his second goal of the game with 1:57 left in the third period, and the Boston Bruins beat the Pittsburgh Penguins 6-4 Monday night after blowing a three-goal lead. David Pastrnak, Jake DeBrusk and Torey Krug also scored for Boston (11-1-2), which has won six straight....

Price stops 33 shots in Canadiens' 4-1 win over Coyotes

Oct. 31, 2019 1:42 AM EDT

GLENDALE, Ariz. (AP) — The Montreal Canadiens arrived in the desert a day early and had an extra jump in their step. The Arizona Coyotes had a day off following a long road trip and labored from the start. The result was predictable. Carey Price stopped 33 shots, Brendan Gallagher and Shea Weber scored in...

Dvorak scores in OT to lift Coyotes past Rangers 3-2

Oct. 22, 2019 11:19 PM EDT

NEW YORK (AP) — The Arizona Coyotes have been finding ways to win lately and the New York Rangers have been doing the opposite. That form held as Christian Dvorak scored 1:04 into overtime and the Coyotes beat the Rangers 3-2 on Tuesday night for their fourth straight victory. Lawson Crouse and Alex...

Kessel scores twice, leads Coyotes past Predators 5-2

Oct. 18, 2019 2:07 AM EDT

GLENDALE, Ariz. (AP) — The way Phil Kessel had been playing for the Arizona Coyotes at the start of the season, scoring a goal was just a matter of time. The veteran forward put it all together Thursday night, scoring his first two goals for Arizona, and Christian Dvorak scored his third goal in two games...

Coyotes beat Jets 4-2, get first win in Winnipeg

Oct. 16, 2019 12:15 AM EDT

WINNIPEG, Manitoba (AP) — Nick Schmaltz knew the Arizona Coyotes' power play was going to finally click. Schmaltz and linemate Christian Dvorak each scored with the man advantage just over two minutes apart and the Coyotes beat the Jets 4-2 for a rare victory in Winnipeg. The Coyotes had lost 10 straight...