15-12-2004 Peter Worrell frustrated
Phoenix Coyotes left wing Peter Worrell feels frustrated about his position in the organization. He feels he's good enough to be a core player for the team and wonders why the organization still considers him a regular player.

A native of Canada, Peter Worrell was originally drafted to the NHL by the Florida Panthers in the 7th round of the 1995 entry draft. He has appeared in 325 NHL games during his career, notching 20 goals and adding 34 assists along with 882 penalty minutes. The 27 year old left wing has not yet played for the Phoenix Coyotes this season.


13-12-2004 Ryan Malone frustrated
Phoenix Coyotes right wing Ryan Malone feels frustrated about his position in the organization. He feels he's good enough to be a franchise player for the team and wonders why the organization still considers him a core player.

A native of USA, Ryan Malone was originally drafted to the NHL by the Pittsburgh Penguins in the 4th round of the 1999 entry draft. He has appeared in 242 NHL games during his career, notching 42 goals and adding 53 assists along with 58 penalty minutes. The 25 year old right wing has played 19 games with the Phoenix Coyotes this season, totalling 5+9=14 with 7 PIM.


11-12-2004 Weekly team report
Who's hot

Stephen Weiss is looking good with 3 points in 2 games last week. Jay Bouwmeester is looking good with 3 points in 2 games last week.

Who's cold

Peter Worrell has been a healthy scratch in his last five games. Nikolai Antropov has lost his sights and is now 24 games without a goal. Ryan Malone has lost his sights and is now 8 games without a goal. Ryan Clowe has lost his sights and is now 6 games without a goal. Kevin Bieksa has been a healthy scratch in his last five games. Steve Belanger hasn't got a chance to start in the last five games.

Trainer's room

No injuries at the moment.



9-12-2004 Pierre-Marc Bouchard speaks up.
Pierre-Marc Bouchard is disappointed in the team tactics after averaging 8 minutes in the last five games. He wants more icetime.

8-12-2004 Team captain meets with Andrei Nazarov
Following the team's recent 7-1 win against Calgary Flames on 6-12-2004, Phoenix Coyotes captain Dmitri Kalinin and Andrei Nazarov did not leave the bench after the game for a while. I wanted to go over some things that have been troubling his game lately, said Dmitri Kalinin

8-12-2004 Ryan Malone resumes full training.
Phoenix Coyotes right wing Ryan Malone has resumed full training after his wrist injury.

6-12-2004 Brooks Orpik frustrated
Phoenix Coyotes defenseman Brooks Orpik feels frustrated about his position in the organization. He feels he's good enough to be a core player for the team and wonders why the organization still considers him a regular player.

A native of USA, Brooks Orpik was originally drafted to the NHL by the Pittsburgh Penguins in the 1st round of the 2000 entry draft. He has appeared in 213 NHL games during his career, notching 6 goals and adding 36 assists along with 372 penalty minutes. The 24 year old defenseman has played 28 games with the Phoenix Coyotes this season, totalling 1+7=8 with 33 PIM.


5-12-2004 Pierre-Marc Bouchard speaks up.
Pierre-Marc Bouchard is disappointed in the team tactics after averaging 8 minutes in the last five games. He wants more icetime.

4-12-2004 Weekly team report
Who's hot

Sergei Fedorov is looking good with a 3 game point scoring streak with 2 game goalstreak. Trent Hunter is looking steady with 3 points in 3 games last week. Brad Boyes is looking good with a 3 game point scoring streak with 1 game goalstreak. Jay Bouwmeester is looking good with 4 points in 3 games last week.

Who's cold

Andrei Nazarov is looking out of place on the ice despite notching 2 points last week. Peter Worrell has been a healthy scratch in his last five games. Nikolai Antropov has lost his sights and is now 22 games without a goal. Alexei Ponikarovsky has lost his sights and is now 11 games without a goal. Frederik Sjostrom has been a healthy scratch in his last five games. Kevin Bieksa has been a healthy scratch in his last five games. Steve Belanger hasn't got a chance to start in the last five games. Pierre-Marc Bouchard is looking out of place on the ice despite notching 2 points last week.

Trainer's room

Ryan Malone remains sidelined with wrist injury.



3-12-2004 Ryan Malone resumes light training.
Phoenix Coyotes right wing Ryan Malone has resumed light training after his wrist injury and is listed day to day.

2-12-2004 Team captain meets with Pierre-Marc Bouchard
Team captain Dmitri Kalinin called a short meeting with Pierre-Marc Bouchard after practice today to discuss some issues that have affected his play. I have to take the brunt of this, said Pierre-Marc Bouchard as he left the ice. My play has not been up to snuff and if I'm not contributing more, I have to work harder.

30-11-2004 Pierre-Marc Bouchard speaks up.
Pierre-Marc Bouchard is disappointed in the team tactics after averaging 8 minutes in the last five games. He wants more icetime.

29-11-2004 Trent Hunter frustrated
Phoenix Coyotes right wing Trent Hunter feels frustrated about his position in the organization. He feels he's good enough to be a core player for the team and wonders why the organization still considers him a regular player.

A native of Canada, Trent Hunter was originally drafted to the NHL by the Anaheim Mighty Ducks in the 6th round of the 1998 entry draft. He has appeared in 275 NHL games during his career, notching 29 goals and adding 41 assists along with 26 penalty minutes. The 24 year old right wing has played 25 games with the Phoenix Coyotes this season, totalling 1+4=5 with 0 PIM.


28-11-2004 Scott Polaski resumes full training.
Springfield Falcons right wing Scott Polaski has resumed full training after his injury.

27-11-2004 Weekly team report
Who's hot

Nikolai Antropov is looking steady with 3 points in 3 games last week. Ladislav Nagy is looking good with a 3 game point scoring streak with 3 game goalstreak. Stephen Weiss is looking red hot with a 6 game point streak.

Who's cold

Andrei Nazarov has lost his sights and is now 5 games without a goal. Sergei Fedorov has lost his sights and is now 7 games without a goal. Peter Worrell has been a healthy scratch in his last five games. Trent Hunter has lost his sights and is now 13 games without a goal. Alexei Ponikarovsky has lost his sights and is now 8 games without a goal. Kevin Bieksa has been a healthy scratch in his last five games. Steve Belanger hasn't got a chance to start in the last five games. Pierre-Marc Bouchard is down on his game pulling a 13 game streak without registering a single point.

Trainer's room

Ryan Malone remains sidelined with wrist injury.



26-11-2004 Stephen Weiss reaches career high !
Stephen Weiss marked a new career high in assists with 12 assists after assisting in tonights game against Philadelphia Flyers on a goal by Ladislav Nagy. Awesome, even more so because the game was televised, the happy player said in a hockey magazine.

A native of Canada, Stephen Weiss was originally drafted to the NHL by the Florida Panthers in the 1st round of the 2001 entry draft. He has appeared in 89 NHL games during his career, notching 17 goals and adding 23 assists along with 21 penalty minutes. The 21 year old center has played 23 games with the Phoenix Coyotes this season, totalling 6+12=18 with 0 PIM.


24-11-2004 Krys Kolanos resumes full training.
Springfield Falcons center Krys Kolanos has resumed full training after his chest injury.

23-11-2004 Scott Polaski resumes light training.
Springfield Falcons right wing Scott Polaski has resumed light training after his injury and is listed day to day.

20-11-2004 Weekly team report
Who's hot

Steve Sullivan is looking good with a 4 game point scoring streak with 2 game goalstreak. Stephen Weiss is looking good with 4 points in 3 games last week. Jay Bouwmeester is looking steady with 3 points in 3 games last week. Zach Parise is looking steady with 3 points in 3 games last week.

Who's cold

Dmitri Kalinin is sliding on a 18 game streak without registering a single point. Peter Worrell has been a healthy scratch in his last five games. Ossi Vaananen is looking out of place on the ice despite notching 2 points last week. Nikolai Antropov is sliding on a 16 game streak without registering a single point. Trent Hunter has lost his sights and is now 10 games without a goal. Ladislav Nagy is looking out of place on the ice despite notching 2 points last week. Alexei Ponikarovsky has lost his sights and is now 5 games without a goal. Kevin Bieksa has been a healthy scratch in his last five games. Pierre-Marc Bouchard is down on his game pulling a 10 game streak without registering a single point.

Trainer's room

Ryan Malone remains sidelined with wrist injury.



19-11-2004 Krys Kolanos resumes light training.
Springfield Falcons center Krys Kolanos has resumed light training after his chest injury and is listed day to day.

18-11-2004 Dmitri Kalinin frustrated
Phoenix Coyotes defenseman Dmitri Kalinin feels frustrated about his position in the organization. He feels he's good enough to be a core player for the team and wonders why the organization still considers him a regular player.

A native of Russia, Dmitri Kalinin was originally drafted to the NHL by the Buffalo Sabres in the 1st round of the 1998 entry draft. He has appeared in 216 NHL games during his career, notching 8 goals and adding 33 assists along with 57 penalty minutes. The 24 year old defenseman has played 21 games with the Phoenix Coyotes this season, totalling 0+1=1 with 4 PIM.


17-11-2004 Krys Kolanos frustrated
Phoenix Coyotes center Krys Kolanos feels frustrated about his position in the organization. He feels he's good enough to be a regular player for the team and wonders why the organization still considers him a minor league player.

A native of Canada, Krys Kolanos was originally drafted to the NHL by the Phoenix Coyotes in the 1st round of the 2000 entry draft. He has appeared in 65 NHL games during his career, notching 4 goals and adding 12 assists along with 4 penalty minutes. The 23 year old center has not yet played for the Phoenix Coyotes this season. He has played 11 games with the Springfield Falcons this season, totalling 2+9=11 with 10 PIM.


16-11-2004 Brooks Orpik frustrated
Phoenix Coyotes defenseman Brooks Orpik feels frustrated about his position in the organization. He feels he's good enough to be a core player for the team and wonders why the organization still considers him a regular player.

A native of USA, Brooks Orpik was originally drafted to the NHL by the Pittsburgh Penguins in the 1st round of the 2000 entry draft. He has appeared in 205 NHL games during his career, notching 6 goals and adding 34 assists along with 370 penalty minutes. The 24 year old defenseman has played 20 games with the Phoenix Coyotes this season, totalling 1+5=6 with 31 PIM.


16-11-2004 Team captain meets with Pierre-Marc Bouchard
Following the team's recent 2-4 loss against Colorado Avalanche on 16-11-2004, Phoenix Coyotes captain Dmitri Kalinin and Pierre-Marc Bouchard were seen outside the dressing room going over some things. He has had some trouble chipping in, so I thought it was time for a little chat, said Dmitri Kalinin

15-11-2004 Erik Westrum resumes full training.
Springfield Falcons center Erik Westrum has resumed full training after his injury.

14-11-2004 Andrei Nazarov frustrated
Phoenix Coyotes left wing Andrei Nazarov feels frustrated about his position in the organization. He feels he's good enough to be a core player for the team and wonders why the organization still considers him a regular player.

A native of Russia, Andrei Nazarov was originally drafted to the NHL by the San Jose Sharks in the 1st round of the 1992 entry draft. He has appeared in 600 NHL games during his career, notching 65 goals and adding 97 assists along with 1089 penalty minutes. The 30 year old left wing has not yet played for the Phoenix Coyotes this season.


14-11-2004 Ryan Malone injured.
Ryan Malone (PHO) suffered wrist injury during the game in an incident with Bryan Marchment (WSH). He is expected to be sidelined for almost a month. Well, there's not much I can say, it happens, he commented from the trainers bench.

13-11-2004 Andrei Nazarov frustrated
Phoenix Coyotes left wing Andrei Nazarov feels frustrated about his position in the organization. He feels he's good enough to be a core player for the team and wonders why the organization still considers him a regular player.

A native of Russia, Andrei Nazarov was originally drafted to the NHL by the San Jose Sharks in the 1st round of the 1992 entry draft. He has appeared in 600 NHL games during his career, notching 65 goals and adding 97 assists along with 1089 penalty minutes. The 30 year old left wing has not yet played for the Phoenix Coyotes this season.


13-11-2004 Weekly team report
Who's hot

Sergei Fedorov is looking steady with 3 points in 4 games last week. Ossi Vaananen is looking steady with 3 points in 4 games last week. Ryan Clowe is looking steady with 3 points in 4 games last week. Jay Bouwmeester is looking steady with 3 points in 4 games last week.

Who's cold

Andrei Nazarov has been a healthy scratch in his last five games. Dmitri Kalinin is sliding on a 15 game streak without registering a single point. Alexei Zhamnov has lost his sights and is now 13 games without a goal. Peter Worrell has been a healthy scratch in his last five games. Nikolai Antropov is down on his game pulling a 13 game streak without registering a single point. Nikolai Khabibulin hasn't got a chance to start in the last five games. Ryan Malone has lost his sights and is now 7 games without a goal. Trent Hunter has lost his sights and is now 7 games without a goal. Ladislav Nagy has lost his sights and is now 5 games without a goal. Brooks Orpik is looking out of place on the ice despite notching 2 points last week. Stephen Weiss has lost his sights and is now 5 games without a goal. Kevin Bieksa has been a healthy scratch in his last five games. Pierre-Marc Bouchard has lost his sights and is now 7 games without a goal.

Trainer's room

No injuries at the moment.



12-11-2004 Team captain meets with Ladislav Nagy
Team captain Dmitri Kalinin called a short meeting with Ladislav Nagy after practice today to discuss some issues that have affected his play. I have to take the brunt of this, said Ladislav Nagy as he left the ice. My play has not been up to snuff and if I'm not contributing more, I have to work harder.

11-11-2004 Peter Worrell frustrated
Phoenix Coyotes left wing Peter Worrell feels frustrated about his position in the organization. He feels he's good enough to be a core player for the team and wonders why the organization still considers him a regular player.

A native of Canada, Peter Worrell was originally drafted to the NHL by the Florida Panthers in the 7th round of the 1995 entry draft. He has appeared in 325 NHL games during his career, notching 20 goals and adding 34 assists along with 882 penalty minutes. The 27 year old left wing has not yet played for the Phoenix Coyotes this season.


11-11-2004 Sergei Fedorov reaches a milestone !
Sergei Fedorov scored the 400th goal of his career in tonight's game against the Columbus Blue Jackets on a feed by Ossi Vaananen. I can't quite remember the last time when I was this happy, he said after the game.

A native of Russia, Sergei Fedorov was originally drafted to the NHL by the Detroit Red Wings in the 4th round of the 1989 entry draft. He has appeared in 1012 NHL games during his career, notching 400 goals and adding 555 assists along with 515 penalty minutes. The 34 year old center has played 16 games with the Phoenix Coyotes this season, totalling 7+7=14 with 2 PIM.


10-11-2004 Erik Westrum resumes light training.
Springfield Falcons center Erik Westrum has resumed light training after his injury and is listed day to day.

9-11-2004 Ryan Malone frustrated
Phoenix Coyotes right wing Ryan Malone feels frustrated about his position in the organization. He feels he's good enough to be a franchise player for the team and wonders why the organization still considers him a core player.

A native of USA, Ryan Malone was originally drafted to the NHL by the Pittsburgh Penguins in the 4th round of the 1999 entry draft. He has appeared in 239 NHL games during his career, notching 42 goals and adding 52 assists along with 53 penalty minutes. The 24 year old right wing has played 16 games with the Phoenix Coyotes this season, totalling 5+8=13 with 2 PIM.


6-11-2004 Weekly team report
Who's hot

No-one is especially hot at the moment.

Who's cold

Andrei Nazarov has been a healthy scratch in his last five games. Alexei Zhamnov has lost his sights and is now 9 games without a goal. Sergei Fedorov has lost his sights and is now 6 games without a goal. Peter Worrell has been a healthy scratch in his last five games. Nikolai Antropov has lost his sights and is now 9 games without a goal. Nikolai Khabibulin hasn't got a chance to start in the last five games. Alexei Ponikarovsky is down on his game pulling a 14 game streak without registering a single point. Ryan Clowe is down on his game pulling a 10 game streak without registering a single point. Kevin Bieksa has been a healthy scratch in his last five games. Steve Belanger has been chilly and allowed 8 goals in 2 games. Jay Bouwmeester has played 10 games without a goal.

Trainer's room

No injuries at the moment.



4-11-2004 Frederik Sjostrom resumes full training.
Springfield Falcons right wing Frederik Sjostrom has resumed full training after his injury.

2-11-2004 Dmitri Kalinin frustrated
Phoenix Coyotes defenseman Dmitri Kalinin feels frustrated about his position in the organization. He feels he's good enough to be a core player for the team and wonders why the organization still considers him a regular player.

A native of Russia, Dmitri Kalinin was originally drafted to the NHL by the Buffalo Sabres in the 1st round of the 1998 entry draft. He has appeared in 208 NHL games during his career, notching 8 goals and adding 33 assists along with 57 penalty minutes. The 24 year old defenseman has played 13 games with the Phoenix Coyotes this season, totalling 0+1=1 with 4 PIM.


2-11-2004 Trent Hunter frustrated
Phoenix Coyotes right wing Trent Hunter feels frustrated about his position in the organization. He feels he's good enough to be a core player for the team and wonders why the organization still considers him a regular player.

A native of Canada, Trent Hunter was originally drafted to the NHL by the Anaheim Mighty Ducks in the 6th round of the 1998 entry draft. He has appeared in 263 NHL games during his career, notching 29 goals and adding 39 assists along with 26 penalty minutes. The 24 year old right wing has played 13 games with the Phoenix Coyotes this season, totalling 1+2=3 with 0 PIM.


1-11-2004 Matthew Spiller resumes full training.
Springfield Falcons defenseman Matthew Spiller has resumed full training after his injury.

1-11-2004 Frantisek Lukes resumes full training.
Springfield Falcons left wing Frantisek Lukes has resumed full training after his injury.

1-11-2004 Marko Jantunen agrees on a contract.
Marko Jantunen has signed a one year deal with the Springfield Falcons. Financial terms of the deal were not announced.

30-10-2004 Weekly team report
Who's hot

Ryan Malone is looking steady with 3 points in 4 games last week. Jay Bouwmeester is looking steady with 3 points in 4 games last week.

Who's cold

Andrei Nazarov has been a healthy scratch in his last five games. Alexei Zhamnov has lost his sights and is now 7 games without a goal. Peter Worrell has been a healthy scratch in his last five games. Nikolai Antropov has lost his sights and is now 7 games without a goal. Nikolai Khabibulin hasn't got a chance to start in the last five games. Alexei Ponikarovsky is down on his game pulling a 12 game streak without registering a single point. Ryan Clowe has lost his sights and is now 12 games without a goal. Kevin Bieksa has been a healthy scratch in his last five games.

Trainer's room

No injuries at the moment.



30-10-2004 Frederik Sjostrom resumes light training.
Springfield Falcons right wing Frederik Sjostrom has resumed light training after his injury and is listed day to day.

30-10-2004 Frederik Sjostrom injured.
Frederik Sjostrom of Springfield Falcons suffered injury during tonights minorleague game against the Hershey Bears. He is expected to be sidelined for about a week . Hopefully i will return sometime next week, and help my team win, he commented from the trainers bench.

29-10-2004 Brad Boyes resumes full training.
Springfield Falcons center Brad Boyes has resumed full training after his injury.

28-10-2004 Jim Tabaracci agrees on a contract.
Jim Tabaracci has signed a one year deal with the Springfield Falcons. Financial terms of the deal were not announced.

28-10-2004 Krys Kolanos injured.
Krys Kolanos of Springfield Falcons suffered injury during tonights minorleague game against the Manchester Monarchs. He is expected to be sidelined for almost a month . I'd like to play as soon as I can but I think the doctors are going to tell me to rest for a while now, he said from the locker room after being helped off the ice.

27-10-2004 Andrei Nazarov frustrated
Phoenix Coyotes left wing Andrei Nazarov feels frustrated about his position in the organization. He feels he's good enough to be a core player for the team and wonders why the organization still considers him a regular player.

A native of Russia, Andrei Nazarov was originally drafted to the NHL by the San Jose Sharks in the 1st round of the 1992 entry draft. He has appeared in 600 NHL games during his career, notching 65 goals and adding 97 assists along with 1089 penalty minutes. The 30 year old left wing has not yet played for the Phoenix Coyotes this season.


27-10-2004 Team captain meets with Trent Hunter
Following the team's recent 5-1 loss at Anaheim Mighty Ducks on 27-10-2004, Phoenix Coyotes captain Dmitri Kalinin and Trent Hunter were seen outside the dressing room going over some things. He has had some trouble chipping in, so I thought it was time for a little chat, said Dmitri Kalinin

27-10-2004 Matthew Spiller resumes light training.
Springfield Falcons defenseman Matthew Spiller has resumed light training after his injury and is listed day to day.

27-10-2004 Frantisek Lukes resumes light training.
Springfield Falcons left wing Frantisek Lukes has resumed light training after his injury and is listed day to day.

27-10-2004 Andreas Salmonsson agrees on a contract.
Andreas Salmonsson has signed a one year deal with the Springfield Falcons. Financial terms of the deal were not announced.

27-10-2004 Media criticises the Phoenix Coyotes
It isn't the happiest time for the Phoenix Coyotes as they are on a 5 game winless streak. Phoenix Coyotes coach had little to say about the way things are going: I don't know. Nothing seems to work...

27-10-2004 Scott Polaski injured.
Scott Polaski of Springfield Falcons suffered injury during tonights minorleague game against the Cincinnati Mighty Ducks. He is expected to be sidelined for more than a month . I just hope it's not gonna' effect my play when I come back. I have to be able to play my kind of game out there, he said after the game in the dressing room.

27-10-2004 Brad Boyes injured.
Brad Boyes of Springfield Falcons suffered injury during tonights minorleague game against the Cincinnati Mighty Ducks. He is expected to be sidelined for a couple of days . It's nothing, just two good guys goin' at it - nobody got seriously hurt, the injured player commented.

27-10-2004 Matthew Spiller injured.
Matthew Spiller of Springfield Falcons suffered injury during tonights minorleague game against the Cincinnati Mighty Ducks. He is expected to be sidelined for about a week . Doctors said that I should be back in a week or so, he commented in a radio interview after the game.

24-10-2004 Frantisek Lukes injured.
Frantisek Lukes of Springfield Falcons suffered injury during tonights minorleague game against the Manitoba Moose. He is expected to be sidelined for about a week . It will hard to watch from the stands for a week, was his comment to the press after leaving the game.

23-10-2004 Weekly team report
Who's hot

No-one is especially hot at the moment.

Who's cold

Andrei Nazarov has been a healthy scratch in his last five games. Peter Worrell has been a healthy scratch in his last five games. Nikolai Khabibulin hasn't got a chance to start in the last five games. Trent Hunter has lost his sights and is now 8 games without a goal. Ladislav Nagy has lost his sights and is now 6 games without a goal. Alexei Ponikarovsky has lost his sights and is now 8 games without a goal. Ryan Clowe has lost his sights and is now 8 games without a goal. Kevin Bieksa has been a healthy scratch in his last five games. Steve Belanger has been chilly and allowed 14 goals in 3 games. Pierre-Marc Bouchard has lost his sights and is now 8 games without a goal.

Trainer's room

No injuries at the moment.



22-10-2004 Erik Westrum injured.
Erik Westrum of Springfield Falcons suffered injury during tonights minorleague game against the Hamilton Bulldogs. He is expected to be sidelined for almost a month . Come on, would you feel good having to miss some two weeks of hockey, he said as the trainers examined him.

19-10-2004 Dmitri Kalinin frustrated
Phoenix Coyotes defenseman Dmitri Kalinin feels frustrated about his position in the organization. He feels he's good enough to be a core player for the team and wonders why the organization still considers him a regular player.

A native of Russia, Dmitri Kalinin was originally drafted to the NHL by the Buffalo Sabres in the 1st round of the 1998 entry draft. He has appeared in 201 NHL games during his career, notching 8 goals and adding 33 assists along with 55 penalty minutes. The 24 year old defenseman has played 6 games with the Phoenix Coyotes this season, totalling 0+1=1 with 2 PIM.


18-10-2004 Stanislav Chistov resumes full training.
Springfield Falcons center Stanislav Chistov has resumed full training after his injury.

17-10-2004 Trent Hunter frustrated
Phoenix Coyotes right wing Trent Hunter feels frustrated about his position in the organization. He feels he's good enough to be a core player for the team and wonders why the organization still considers him a regular player.

A native of Canada, Trent Hunter was originally drafted to the NHL by the Anaheim Mighty Ducks in the 6th round of the 1998 entry draft. He has appeared in 255 NHL games during his career, notching 28 goals and adding 38 assists along with 26 penalty minutes. The 24 year old right wing has played 5 games with the Phoenix Coyotes this season, totalling 0+1=1 with 0 PIM.


16-10-2004 Weekly team report
Who's hot

Sergei Fedorov is looking good with a 5 game point scoring streak with 3 game goalstreak. Ryan Malone is looking steady with 3 points in 3 games last week. Stephen Weiss is looking steady with 3 points in 3 games last week. Jay Bouwmeester is looking good with 4 points in 3 games last week. Zach Parise is looking steady with 3 points in 3 games last week.

Who's cold

Andrei Nazarov has been a healthy scratch in his last five games. Peter Worrell has been a healthy scratch in his last five games. Nikolai Khabibulin hasn't got a chance to start in the last five games. Trent Hunter has lost his sights and is now 5 games without a goal. Alexei Ponikarovsky has lost his sights and is now 5 games without a goal. Ryan Clowe has lost his sights and is now 5 games without a goal. Kevin Bieksa has been a healthy scratch in his last five games. Pierre-Marc Bouchard has lost his sights and is now 5 games without a goal.

Trainer's room

No injuries at the moment.



14-10-2004 Trent Hunter frustrated
Phoenix Coyotes right wing Trent Hunter feels frustrated about his position in the organization. He feels he's good enough to be a core player for the team and wonders why the organization still considers him a regular player.

A native of Canada, Trent Hunter was originally drafted to the NHL by the Anaheim Mighty Ducks in the 6th round of the 1998 entry draft. He has appeared in 254 NHL games during his career, notching 28 goals and adding 37 assists along with 26 penalty minutes. The 24 year old right wing has played 4 games with the Phoenix Coyotes this season, totalling 0+0=0 with 0 PIM.


14-10-2004 Stanislav Chistov injured.
Stanislav Chistov of Springfield Falcons suffered injury during tonights minorleague game against the Philadelphia Phantoms. He is expected to be sidelined for a couple of days . I'll just put some ice on it and it'll be as good as new. It will take more than this to slow me down, he commented from the trainers bench.

13-10-2004 Phoenix Coyotes trade
Phoenix Coyotes traded Pavel Kubina, Martin Erat, Chris Higgins and DET's round 1 pick in 2005 to St. Louis Blues for Steve Sullivan and Jay Bouwmeester

12-10-2004 Kevin Bieksa frustrated
Phoenix Coyotes defenseman Kevin Bieksa feels frustrated about his position in the organization. He feels he's good enough to be a regular player for the team and wonders why the organization still considers him a minor league player.

A native of Canada, Kevin Bieksa was originally drafted to the NHL by the Vancouver Canucks in the 5th round of the 2001 entry draft. He has appeared in 56 NHL games during his career, notching 0 goals and adding 5 assists along with 68 penalty minutes. The 23 year old defenseman has not yet played for the Phoenix Coyotes this season.


9-10-2004 Brooks Orpik frustrated
Phoenix Coyotes defenseman Brooks Orpik feels frustrated about his position in the organization. He feels he's good enough to be a core player for the team and wonders why the organization still considers him a minor league player.

A native of USA, Brooks Orpik was originally drafted to the NHL by the Pittsburgh Penguins in the 1st round of the 2000 entry draft. He has appeared in 187 NHL games during his career, notching 6 goals and adding 30 assists along with 341 penalty minutes. The 24 year old defenseman has played 2 games with the Phoenix Coyotes this season, totalling 1+1=2 with 2 PIM.


9-10-2004 Weekly team report
Who's hot

Paul Mara is looking good with 3 points in 2 games last week. Ladislav Nagy is looking good with 3 points in 2 games last week. Steve Belanger is playing well with 2 wins in his 2 starts last week and allowing 0 goals. Martin Erat is looking good with 3 points in 2 games last week.

Who's cold

No-one is especially cold at the moment.

Trainer's room

No injuries at the moment.



8-10-2004 Ossi Vaananen frustrated
Phoenix Coyotes defenseman Ossi Vaananen feels frustrated about his position in the organization. He feels he's good enough to be a core player for the team and wonders why the organization still considers him a minor league player.

A native of Finland, Ossi Vaananen was originally drafted to the NHL by the Phoenix Coyotes in the 2nd round of the 1998 entry draft. He has appeared in 300 NHL games during his career, notching 13 goals and adding 49 assists along with 129 penalty minutes. The 24 year old defenseman has played 2 games with the Phoenix Coyotes this season, totalling 0+0=0 with 0 PIM.


7-10-2004 Danny Markov frustrated
Phoenix Coyotes defenseman Danny Markov feels frustrated about his position in the organization. He feels he's good enough to be a core player for the team and wonders why the organization still considers him a regular player.

A native of Russia, Danny Markov was originally drafted to the NHL by the Toronto Maple Leafs in the 9th round of the 1995 entry draft. He has appeared in 452 NHL games during his career, notching 21 goals and adding 86 assists along with 209 penalty minutes. The 28 year old defenseman has played 2 games with the Phoenix Coyotes this season, totalling 1+0=1 with 2 PIM.


4-10-2004 Ladislav Nagy frustrated
Phoenix Coyotes left wing Ladislav Nagy feels frustrated about his position in the organization. He feels he's good enough to be a core player for the team and wonders why the organization still considers him a minor league player.

A native of Slovakia, Ladislav Nagy was originally drafted to the NHL by the Toronto Maple Leafs in the 3rd round of the 1995 entry draft. He has appeared in 307 NHL games during his career, notching 56 goals and adding 56 assists along with 72 penalty minutes. The 25 year old left wing looks to stay a member of the team for a long time.


3-10-2004 Scott Kelman frustrated
Phoenix Coyotes center Scott Kelman feels frustrated about his position in the organization. He feels he's good enough to be a regular player for the team and wonders why the organization still considers him a minor league player.

A native of Canada, Scott Kelman was originally drafted to the NHL by the Phoenix Coyotes in the 1st round of the 1999 entry draft. He has not yet played at NHL level. The 23 year old center looks to stay a member of the team for a long time.


2-10-2004 Weekly team report
Who's hot

No-one is especially hot at the moment.

Who's cold

No-one is especially cold at the moment.

Trainer's room

No injuries at the moment.



30-9-2004 Media rates the best players in the league
GOALTENDER
NameOFDFOAAgeTeam
Ed BelfourAAA29Dallas Stars
Dominik Hasek AAA29St. Louis Blues
Patrick RoyA-A-A28Colorado Avalanche
Martin BrodeurA-BA-32New Jersey Devils
Curtis JosephA-A-A-27Toronto Maple Leafs
Tomas VokounA-A-A-28Dallas Stars
Billy SmithA-A-A-20Detroit Red Wings
Patrick LalimeBBB30Ottawa Senators
Marc-Andre FleuryBBB19Pittsburgh Penguins
Jean-Sebastien Giguere84848427Los Angeles Kings
DEFENSEMAN
NameOFDFOAAgeTeam
Duncan KeithBAA-19New York Islanders
Brent BurnsBA-A-19St. Louis Blues
Derek MorrisBBA-26Calgary Flames
Dan BoyleBBA-28Vancouver Canucks
Brian CampbellB-AA-25Buffalo Sabres
Ryan SuterB-A-A-18Edmonton Oilers
Shea WeberB-AA-19Washington Capitals
Brent SeabrookB-AA-19Pittsburgh Penguins
Zdeno CharaBAB27Ottawa Senators
Chris ProngerB-AB29Chicago Blackhawks
LEFT WING
NameOFDFOAAgeTeam
Paul KariyaABA-29St. Louis Blues
Patrik EliasABA-28New Jersey Devils
Brett HullA-B-A-30Boston Bruins
Mark MessierBBB33Detroit Red Wings
Zach PariseBA-B19Phoenix Coyotes
Pavel BureACB33Florida Panthers
Jeff FriesenBB-B28San Jose Sharks
Mike KeaneB-A-B27St. Louis Blues
Ryan SmythB-B-B28Pittsburgh Penguins
Cliff RonningBB-B28Dallas Stars
CENTER
NameOFDFOAAgeTeam
Mario LemieuxAA-A28Pittsburgh Penguins
Joe ThorntonA-BA-25Boston Bruins
Steve YzermanA-BA-29Detroit Red Wings
Joe SakicAB-A-35Colorado Avalanche
Gilbert PerreaultA-BA-20St. Louis Blues
Patrice BergeronBAA-18Dallas Stars
Ron FrancisBBA-31San Jose Sharks
Joe NieuwendykA-BA-28Montreal Canadiens
Sergei FedorovBB-A-34Phoenix Coyotes
Eric Staal89838719Los Angeles Kings
RIGHT WING
NameOFDFOAAgeTeam
Jaromir JagrACA-32Washington Capitals
Luc RobitailleA-B-A-28Detroit Red Wings
Eric DazeA-BA-29Chicago Blackhawks
Ilya KovalchukAB-A-21Montreal Canadiens
Corey PerryA-BA-18Pittsburgh Penguins
Teemu SelanneACB34St. Louis Blues
Milan HejdukA-B-B28Colorado Avalanche
Martin St. LouisA-B-B29Columbus Blue Jackets
Steve SullivanBB-B30St. Louis Blues
Mark RecchiA-B-B29Philadelphia Flyers


29-9-2004 Brooks Orpik frustrated
Phoenix Coyotes defenseman Brooks Orpik feels frustrated about his position in the organization. He feels he's good enough to be a core player for the team and wonders why the organization still considers him a minor league player.

A native of USA, Brooks Orpik was originally drafted to the NHL by the Pittsburgh Penguins in the 1st round of the 2000 entry draft. He has appeared in 193 NHL games during his career, notching 5 goals and adding 30 assists along with 339 penalty minutes. The 24 year old defenseman has played 8 games with the Phoenix Coyotes this season, totalling 0+1=1 with 0 PIM.


25-9-2004 Weekly team report
Who's hot

Pavel Kubina is looking steady with 3 points in 3 games last week. Nikolai Antropov is looking steady with 3 points in 3 games last week. Brad Boyes is looking good with a 3 game point scoring streak with 1 game goalstreak. Stephen Weiss is looking red hot with a 6 game point streak.

Who's cold

Alexei Zhamnov has lost his sights and is now 7 games without a goal. Sergei Fedorov has lost his sights and is now 6 games without a goal. Peter Worrell has been a healthy scratch in his last five games. Nikolai Khabibulin hasn't got a chance to start in the last five games. Alexei Ponikarovsky has lost his sights and is now 7 games without a goal. Frederik Sjostrom has been a healthy scratch in his last five games. Martin Podlesak has been a healthy scratch in his last five games. Kevin Bieksa has been a healthy scratch in his last five games.

Trainer's room

No injuries at the moment.



23-9-2004 Ryan Malone frustrated
Phoenix Coyotes right wing Ryan Malone feels frustrated about his position in the organization. He feels he's good enough to be a franchise player for the team and wonders why the organization still considers him a minor league player.

A native of USA, Ryan Malone was originally drafted to the NHL by the Pittsburgh Penguins in the 4th round of the 1999 entry draft. He has appeared in 229 NHL games during his career, notching 39 goals and adding 45 assists along with 56 penalty minutes. The 24 year old right wing has played 6 games with the Phoenix Coyotes this season, totalling 2+1=3 with 5 PIM.


18-9-2004 Weekly team report
Who's hot

Stephen Weiss is looking good with a 3 game point scoring streak with 1 game goalstreak.

Who's cold

No-one is especially cold at the moment.

Trainer's room

No injuries at the moment.



17-9-2004 Ladislav Nagy frustrated
Phoenix Coyotes left wing Ladislav Nagy feels frustrated about his position in the organization. He feels he's good enough to be a core player for the team and wonders why the organization still considers him a minor league player.

A native of Slovakia, Ladislav Nagy was originally drafted to the NHL by the Toronto Maple Leafs in the 3rd round of the 1995 entry draft. He has appeared in 311 NHL games during his career, notching 57 goals and adding 58 assists along with 72 penalty minutes. The 25 year old left wing has played 4 games with the Phoenix Coyotes this season, totalling 1+2=3 with 0 PIM.


13-9-2004 Peter Worrell frustrated
Phoenix Coyotes left wing Peter Worrell feels frustrated about his position in the organization. He feels he's good enough to be a core player for the team and wonders why the organization still considers him a regular player.

A native of Canada, Peter Worrell was originally drafted to the NHL by the Florida Panthers in the 7th round of the 1995 entry draft. He has appeared in 325 NHL games during his career, notching 20 goals and adding 34 assists along with 882 penalty minutes. The 27 year old left wing has not yet played for the Phoenix Coyotes this season.


11-9-2004 Paul Mara frustrated
Phoenix Coyotes defenseman Paul Mara feels frustrated about his position in the organization. He feels he's good enough to be a core player for the team and wonders why the organization still considers him a minor league player.

A native of USA, Paul Mara was originally drafted to the NHL by the Tampa Bay Lightning in the 1st round of the 1997 entry draft. He has appeared in 348 NHL games during his career, notching 28 goals and adding 66 assists along with 250 penalty minutes. The 25 year old defenseman has played 2 games with the Phoenix Coyotes this season, totalling 0+1=1 with 5 PIM.


11-9-2004 Weekly team report
Who's hot

No-one is especially hot at the moment.

Who's cold

Steve Belanger has been chilly and allowed 10 goals in 2 games.

Trainer's room

No injuries at the moment.



8-9-2004 Paul Mara frustrated
Phoenix Coyotes defenseman Paul Mara feels frustrated about his position in the organization. He feels he's good enough to be a core player for the team and wonders why the organization still considers him a minor league player.

A native of USA, Paul Mara was originally drafted to the NHL by the Tampa Bay Lightning in the 1st round of the 1997 entry draft. He has appeared in 347 NHL games during his career, notching 28 goals and adding 65 assists along with 245 penalty minutes. The 25 year old defenseman has played 1 games with the Phoenix Coyotes this season, totalling 0+0=0 with 0 PIM.


8-9-2004 Martin Erat frustrated
Phoenix Coyotes right wing Martin Erat feels frustrated about his position in the organization. He feels he's good enough to be a core player for the team and wonders why the organization still considers him a minor league player.

A native of Czech, Martin Erat was originally drafted to the NHL by the Nashville Predators in the 7th round of the 1999 entry draft. He has appeared in 210 NHL games during his career, notching 44 goals and adding 44 assists along with 76 penalty minutes. The 23 year old right wing has played 1 games with the Phoenix Coyotes this season, totalling 0+0=0 with 0 PIM.


7-9-2004 Brooks Orpik frustrated
Phoenix Coyotes defenseman Brooks Orpik feels frustrated about his position in the organization. He feels he's good enough to be a core player for the team and wonders why the organization still considers him a minor league player.

A native of USA, Brooks Orpik was originally drafted to the NHL by the Pittsburgh Penguins in the 1st round of the 2000 entry draft. He has appeared in 186 NHL games during his career, notching 5 goals and adding 29 assists along with 339 penalty minutes. The 23 year old defenseman has played 1 games with the Phoenix Coyotes this season, totalling 0+0=0 with 0 PIM.


4-9-2004 Weekly team report
Who's hot

No-one is especially hot at the moment.

Who's cold

No-one is especially cold at the moment.

Trainer's room

No injuries at the moment.



31-8-2004 Ryan Malone frustrated
Phoenix Coyotes right wing Ryan Malone feels frustrated about his position in the organization. He feels he's good enough to be a franchise player for the team and wonders why the organization still considers him a minor league player.

A native of USA, Ryan Malone was originally drafted to the NHL by the Pittsburgh Penguins in the 4th round of the 1999 entry draft. He has appeared in 223 NHL games during his career, notching 37 goals and adding 44 assists along with 51 penalty minutes. The 24 year old right wing is getting ready for the upcoming season.


29-8-2004 Ossi Vaananen frustrated
Phoenix Coyotes defenseman Ossi Vaananen feels frustrated about his position in the organization. He feels he's good enough to be a core player for the team and wonders why the organization still considers him a minor league player.

A native of Finland, Ossi Vaananen was originally drafted to the NHL by the Phoenix Coyotes in the 2nd round of the 1998 entry draft. He has appeared in 298 NHL games during his career, notching 13 goals and adding 49 assists along with 129 penalty minutes. The 24 year old defenseman is getting ready for the upcoming season.


29-8-2004 Krys Kolanos uncertain about future
Krys Kolanos wants clarification on his future as he no longer can be considered a prospect. He wants you to clarify his status in the organization.

29-8-2004 Martin Erat uncertain about future
Martin Erat wants clarification on his future as he no longer can be considered a prospect. He wants you to clarify his status in the organization.

30-6-2004 Training camp preview
Phoenix Coyotes will arrange the annual training camp starting on September 14th. Players reporting to the training camp with either Phoenix Coyotes and Springfield Falcons:
- Andrei Nazarov L
- Dmitri Kalinin D
- Alexei Zhamnov L
- Sergei Fedorov C
- Peter Worrell L
- Ossi Vaananen D
- Robert Esche G
- Paul Mara D
- Pavel Kubina D
- Nikolai Antropov C
- Danny Markov D
- Petr Svoboda D
- Nikolai Khabibulin G
- Ryan Malone R
- Dan Focht D
- Trent Hunter R
- Sergei Kuznetsov C
- Pierre-Luc Therrien G
- Ladislav Nagy L
- Alexei Ponikarovsky L
- Ruslan Zainullin R
- Jeff Taffe L
- Krys Kolanos C
- Scott Kelman C
- Jason Jaspers R
- Alexander Tatarinov C
- Juha Gustafsson D
- Brooks Orpik D
- Brad Boyes C
- Stephen Weiss C
- Stanislav Chistov C
- Frederik Sjostrom R
- Matthew Spiller D
- Martin Podlesak C
- Beat Shiess-Forster D
- David Klema C
- Ryan Clowe R
- Kevin Bieksa D
- Antti Tormanen R
- Steve Belanger G
- Jim Hetfield R
- Alexei Smirnov L
- Alex Hicks L
- Scott Polaski R
- Goran Bezina D
- Erik Westrum C
- Jay Leach D
- Severin Blindenbacher D
- Martin Grenier D
- Martin Erat R
- Frantisek Lukes L
- Bryan Perez L
- Pierre-Marc Bouchard C
- Zach Parise L

Players reporting out of shape:
- Robert Esche G
- Nikolai Khabibulin G
- Dan Focht D
- Stanislav Chistov C
- Matthew Spiller D
- Antti Tormanen R
- Alexei Smirnov L
- Frantisek Lukes L

Players reporting in good shape:
- Andrei Nazarov L
- Dmitri Kalinin D
- Peter Worrell L
- Nikolai Antropov C
- Ryan Malone R
- Krys Kolanos C
- Stephen Weiss C
- Frederik Sjostrom R
- Ryan Clowe R
- Severin Blindenbacher D
- Zach Parise L


30-6-2004 Blair Mackasey leaves team
Blair Mackaseys contract has expired and he has left the team.

30-6-2004 James Laflamme leaves team
James Laflammes contract has expired and he has left the team.

26-6-2004 Andrei Nazarov frustrated
Phoenix Coyotes left wing Andrei Nazarov feels frustrated about his position in the organization. He feels he's good enough to be a core player for the team and wonders why the organization still considers him a regular player.

A native of Russia, Andrei Nazarov was originally drafted to the NHL by the San Jose Sharks in the 1st round of the 1992 entry draft. He has appeared in 600 NHL games during his career, notching 65 goals and adding 97 assists along with 1089 penalty minutes. The 30 year old left wing is looking forward for the start of the season.


25-6-2004 Stephen Weiss returns
Phoenix Coyotes were delighted to hear that Stephen Weiss has returned to the team.

25-6-2004 Frederik Sjostrom returns
Phoenix Coyotes were delighted to hear that Frederik Sjostrom has returned to the team.

25-6-2004 Matthew Spiller returns
Phoenix Coyotes were delighted to hear that Matthew Spiller has returned to the team.

25-6-2004 Martin Podlesak returns
Phoenix Coyotes were delighted to hear that Martin Podlesak has returned to the team.

25-6-2004 Beat Shiess-Forster returns
Phoenix Coyotes were delighted to hear that Beat Shiess-Forster has returned to the team.

25-6-2004 Steve Belanger returns
Phoenix Coyotes were delighted to hear that Steve Belanger has returned to the team.

25-6-2004 Severin Blindenbacher returns
Phoenix Coyotes were delighted to hear that Severin Blindenbacher has returned to the team.

25-6-2004 Frantisek Lukes returns
Phoenix Coyotes were delighted to hear that Frantisek Lukes has returned to the team.

25-6-2004 Pierre-Marc Bouchard returns
Phoenix Coyotes were delighted to hear that Pierre-Marc Bouchard has returned to the team.

25-6-2004 Zach Parise returns
Phoenix Coyotes were delighted to hear that Zach Parise has returned to the team.

24-6-2004 Scott Kelman frustrated
Phoenix Coyotes center Scott Kelman feels frustrated about his position in the organization. He feels he's good enough to be a regular player for the team and wonders why the organization still considers him a minor league player.

A native of Canada, Scott Kelman was originally drafted to the NHL by the Phoenix Coyotes in the 1st round of the 1999 entry draft. He has not yet played at NHL level. The 23 year old center is waiting for a good start this season.


24-6-2004 Goran Bezina uncertain about future
Goran Bezina wants clarification on his future as he no longer can be considered a prospect. He wants you to clarify his status in the organization.

23-6-2004 Trent Hunter frustrated
Phoenix Coyotes right wing Trent Hunter feels frustrated about his position in the organization. He feels he's good enough to be a core player for the team and wonders why the organization still considers him a minor league player.

A native of Canada, Trent Hunter was originally drafted to the NHL by the Anaheim Mighty Ducks in the 6th round of the 1998 entry draft. He has appeared in 250 NHL games during his career, notching 28 goals and adding 37 assists along with 26 penalty minutes. The 23 year old right wing is waiting for a good start this season.


24-6-2004 Options to be confirmed tomorrow
The following players' contract options need to be confirmed tomorrow:


23-6-2004 Contracts expiring !
The following players' contracts are going to expire in one week:
-Alexei Zhamnov (Phoenix Coyotes) UFA
-Antti Tormanen (Springfield Falcons) UFA
-Jim Hetfield (Springfield Falcons) RFA, needs qualifying offer
-Alex Hicks (Springfield Falcons) UFA
-Martin Grenier (Springfield Falcons) RFA, needs qualifying offer


23-6-2004 Contracts expiring !
The following staff members' contracts are going to expire in one week:
-Blair Mackasey(pro)
-James Laflamme(farm)


20-6-2004 Board increases player budget for next season
The board of owners have increased player budget for next season with $5 100 000 because of your good financial record.

20-6-2004 Board collects bonuses
The board of owners has collected $5 100 000 profit from the team to shareholders.

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