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  1. Arizona Coyotes: Burke Gone-New Goalie Coaches NamedRead the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago | Howlin Hockey

    November 7, 2014; Anaheim, CA, USA; Arizona Coyotes goalie Mike Smith blocks a shot against the Anaheim Ducks during the overtime period at Honda Center. Mandatory Credit: Gary A. Vasquez-USA TODAY Sports Now that Sean Burke has departed the Arizona Coyotes, where he acted as goaltending coach and assistant to GM Don Maloney, new coaches were hired to fill the vacancy.


  2. Breaking down the Arizona Coyotes roster by cap percentageRead the original story

    5 hrs ago | Five For Howling

    ... The Coyotes are not going to spend to the cap given their small-market status and constant volatility. In order, Mike Smith , Oliver Ekman-Larsson and Shane Doan are the three highest-paid players on the team. Mike Smith collects $6.5 million this ...


  3. Coyotes hire pair of goalie coachesRead the original story w/Photo

    22 hrs ago | The Arizona Republic

    Coyotes hire pair of goalie coaches Coyotes hire pair of goalie coaches Check out this story on azcentral.com: http://azc.cc/1I03dFt Arizona Coyotes goalie Mike Smith makes a save against the Buffalo Sabres during the first period at Gila River Arena in Glendale March 30, 2015. A new goaltending coach had been stuck on the Coyotes' to-do list for months since it became clear Sean Burke, who had been their goalie guru, would not be returning once his contract expired earlier this summer.


  4. Arizona Coyotes name Jon Elkin, Corey Schwab as new goaltending coachesRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 9, 2015 | ArizonaSports.com

    ... as one of the largest goalie schools in the world, having produced 21 NHL goalies, including Coyotes goalie Mike Smith. The 44-year-old Schwab will be tasked with coaching the Coyotes' minor league goaltenders and will assist Elkin in goalie ...


  5. Coyotes earn appearance on national televisionRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | ArizonaSports.com

    Arizona Coyotes' Mike Smith and Oliver Ekman-Larsson , of Sweden, celebrate a win against the San Jose Sharks after an NHL hockey game Saturday, April 4, 2015, in Glendale, Ariz. The Coyotes defeated the Sharks 5-3.


  6. Arizona Coyotes: Ranking Pacific Division GoaltendersRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Jul 25 | Howlin Hockey

    Feb 21, 2015; Glendale, AZ, USA; Arizona Coyotes goalie Mike Smith looks on prior to the game against the Tampa Bay Lightning at Gila River Arena. Mandatory Credit: Matt Kartozian-USA TODAY Sports The Arizona Coyotes had a hard time scoring last season and it will not get any easier this October.


  7. Arizona Coyotes: Offense, Defense Should Be ImprovedRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Jul 25 | Howlin Hockey

    ... a top line defenseman. If he does the defense will be more reliable (which isn't saying much) than last season. Mike Smith, with the upgraded defense MUST (and he knows it) improve on his horrific last season, the worst in his career. If his play at ...


  8. Glendale council to vote on settlement with CoyotesRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jul 23 | The London Free Press

    Canadiens forward Brendan Gallagher is knocked to the ice by Coyotes defenceman Michael Stone as goalie Mike Smith defends during NHL action at Gila River Arena in Glendale, Ariz., on March 7, 2015. The Arizona Coyotes and the city of Glendale have agreed to amend an existing lease agreement, which could end an ongoing legal battle between the two sides that raised questions about the team's long-term future in Glendale.


  9. Arizona Coyotes: Two Tradesa Really? Is That IT?Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jul 21 | Howlin Hockey

    ... to why the Coyotes don't go after Cody Franson. I think their offense has been upgraded enough to compete, but if Mike Smith will be facing 35 shots a game again - it will be another L O N G season. The defense is still not overwhelmingly ...


  10. From the editor's desk: the evolution of advanced statisticsRead the original story

    Monday Jul 20 | Five For Howling

    ... significantly improve our understanding of is goaltender evaluation. Goalies are notoriously inconsistent (ask Mike Smith about that). Will weighing scoring data based on location on the ice help us see which goaltenders are more consistent in high ...


  11. Winnipeg Jets V. Arizona Coyotes Part IRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Jul 19 | Thrasher Backer

    Jan 18, 2015; Winnipeg, Manitoba, CAN; Winnipeg Jets defenceman Dustin Byfuglien takes a shot on Arizona Coyotes goalie Mike Smith during the overtime period at MTS Centre. Winnipeg wins 4-3 in overtime.


  12. Friday Mashup: Sean Burke nearing a decisionRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jul 16 | Toronto Maple Leafs Hot Stove

    ... offers for a lateral move to another team in the same dual coaching-management role he filled in Arizona. Between Mike Smith's emergence under Burke, Ilya Bryzgalov's success in Phoenix (and not so much anywhere else), and Devan Dubnyk crediting him ...


  13. Arizona Coyotes: Roster Changes Not Significant EnoughRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jul 15 | Howlin Hockey

    ... I'm still upset they let Dubnyk go. Look how he has done. But, they made their bed with the deal they gave Mike Smith, and now they can only hope that he has improved adequately enough to make the team finish better than 29th. The addition of Downie ...


  14. Coyotes encouraged about prospects after campRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Jul 11 | The Arizona Republic

    ... up against Connor McDavid the whole series and really just shut him down." -Goalie Adin Hill . "Reminds me of Mike Smith a lot," Maloney said. "Huge, athletic but young. We'll see where his game goes." a Winger Matthias Plachta's transition to the ...


  15. Arizona Coyotes: Signing Bickell And Franson VitalRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jul 10 | Howlin Hockey

    ... Dogs to entertain. Still, with him AND Grossmann, AND OEL we would have three very talented defenseman to help Mike Smith defend his goal next season. Will it happen? Doubtful. It won't surprise me to see other teams grab both these excellent ...


  16. Watson Lake, Yukon, to host free hockey camp with past, present NHLersRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jul 7 | CBC News

    Mike Smith grew up in a town of less than 1,000 people. 'Not too long ago, it felt like I was one of these kids that was looking up to an NHL star.'


  17. Arizona Coyotes: Looking Forward To Opening Day LineupsRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Jul 4 | Howlin Hockey

    ... Coach Dave Tippett will be able to put out on the ice come October when the season begins (is it only July? UGH) Mike Smith will again be the starter, and will have something to prove this season. His performance in the IIHF was the Mike Smith we ...


  18. Arizona Coyotes Could Be Risking Too Much by Tanking Away 2015-16 NHL SeasonRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jul 3 | Rant Sports

    ... Kane earlier this year. Another similarity to the Sabres is that they signed Anders Lindback to team up with Mike Smith , forming the worst goaltending tandem in the league. However, the Coyotes brought back two loyal players in Antoine Vermette and ...


  19. Meet recent Arizona Coyotes' acquisitionsRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jul 3 | The Arizona Republic

    ... with forward Kyle Chipchura at the 2006 World Junior Championship. His career has also overlapped with goalie Mike Smith's in Tampa Bay. Do-what-it-takes attitude: "I've had a variety of roles over the years," Downie said. "I haven't really figured ...


  20. NHL Free Agency 2015: Early Grades for Every TeamRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jul 2 | BleacherReport

    ... player who brings a lot, though the price and term are both a little dear. Lindback is major risk, especially if Mike Smith's struggles in net continue. The big names are really helpful, and the various supporting figures all have something to ...