Mike Smith gets redemption in back-to-back wins over Edmonton

By Jesse Bonello Arizona’s Nov. 23 game against the Vancouver Canucks saw goaltender Mike Smith get pulled after allowing four goals on just 17 shots. Fast forward five days and Smith is this weekends’ MVP for Arizona. The Coyotes won back-to-back close games against the Oilers, and Smith stopped 73 of Edmontons’ 76 shots. After …

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Arizona Coyotes have a busy schedule ahead of them

By Jesse Bonello The Arizona Coyotes are staring down a busy schedule over the next four weeks. Arizona will be playing at least every other day until Christmas. Including tonight, the Coyotes will play 16 games in the next 28 days. The good news, for tonight, is that the Coyotes haven’t lost in regulation against …

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Coyotes on a four-game losing streak, remain last in NHL

By Jesse Bonello The Arizona Coyotes are losers of four in-a-row, and they remain last in the NHL with 12 points. The Coyotes picked up two points out of a possible four on their recent two-game road trip, and lost in overtime for the second night in row. Last night, the Canucks outshot the Yotes …

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Close games can make-or-break Arizona in a tight Western Conference

By Jesse Bonello The Arizona Coyotes are coming off a 3-2 loss at the hands of the Winnipeg Jets last night where they found themselves in yet another one-goal game. Eight of the Coyotes’ first 13 games have finished with a one-goal differential. They’ve gone 4-4-0 in those eight games with all four losses coming …

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Toronto FC book their ticket to conference finals

By Jesse Bonello The Toronto FC booked their ticket to the conference final in dominating fashion against New York. Now all eyes will be on the National rivalry between the Toronto FC and Montreal Impact. This is MLS and TFC history in the making. I spoke with former Toronto Sun reporter Ian Harvey to find …

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Arizona looking to extend winning streak in Anaheim

By Jesse Bonello The Arizona Coyotes are looking to extend their two-game winning streak tonight against the Anaheim Ducks. The Coyotes have won three of their last four games and boosted their record from 1-5-0 to 4-6-0. Louis Domingue has played well lately. His last two starts have been impressive where he’s made 74 saves …

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