11-10-2008 Josh Gratton frustrated
Phoenix Coyotes left wing Josh Gratton 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, Josh Gratton, was originally signed as a free agent to the NHL. He has appeared in 103 NHL games during his career, notching 10 goals and adding 14 assists along with 180 penalty minutes. The 26 year old left wing has played 5 games with the Phoenix Coyotes this season, totalling 0+1=1 with 4 PIM.


10-10-2008 Mathias Tjarnqvist frustrated
Phoenix Coyotes right wing Mathias Tjarnqvist 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 Sweden, Mathias Tjarnqvist was originally drafted to the NHL by the Dallas Stars in the 3rd round of the 1999 entry draft. He has appeared in 51 NHL games during his career, notching 3 goals and adding 5 assists along with 20 penalty minutes. The 29 year old right wing has not yet played for the Phoenix Coyotes this season. He has played 5 games with the San Antonio Rampage this season, totalling 1+0=1 with 2 PIM.


9-10-2008 Mathias Tjarnqvist frustrated
Phoenix Coyotes right wing Mathias Tjarnqvist 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 Sweden, Mathias Tjarnqvist was originally drafted to the NHL by the Dallas Stars in the 3rd round of the 1999 entry draft. He has appeared in 51 NHL games during his career, notching 3 goals and adding 5 assists along with 20 penalty minutes. The 29 year old right wing has not yet played for the Phoenix Coyotes this season. He has played 4 games with the San Antonio Rampage this season, totalling 1+0=1 with 2 PIM.


9-10-2008 Weekly team report
Who's hot

Keith Ballard is looking steady with 3 points in 3 games last week. Jason Pominville is looking steady with 3 points in 3 games last week. Thomas Vanek is looking good with a 4 game point scoring streak with 1 game goalstreak. Peter Mueller is looking good with 4 points in 3 games last week.

Who's cold

No-one is especially cold at the moment.

Trainer's room

No injuries at the moment.



8-10-2008 Keith Ballard frustrated
Phoenix Coyotes defenseman Keith Ballard 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, Keith Ballard was originally drafted to the NHL by the Buffalo Sabres in the 1st round of the 2002 entry draft. He has appeared in 250 NHL games during his career, notching 25 goals and adding 89 assists along with 223 penalty minutes. The 25 year old defenseman has played 4 games with the Phoenix Coyotes this season, totalling 1+2=3 with 0 PIM.


8-10-2008 Mathias Tjarnqvist frustrated
Phoenix Coyotes right wing Mathias Tjarnqvist 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 Sweden, Mathias Tjarnqvist was originally drafted to the NHL by the Dallas Stars in the 3rd round of the 1999 entry draft. He has appeared in 51 NHL games during his career, notching 3 goals and adding 5 assists along with 20 penalty minutes. The 29 year old right wing has not yet played for the Phoenix Coyotes this season. He has played 4 games with the San Antonio Rampage this season, totalling 1+0=1 with 2 PIM.


3-10-2008 Keith Ballard frustrated
Phoenix Coyotes defenseman Keith Ballard 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, Keith Ballard was originally drafted to the NHL by the Buffalo Sabres in the 1st round of the 2002 entry draft. He has appeared in 248 NHL games during his career, notching 25 goals and adding 88 assists along with 223 penalty minutes. The 25 year old defenseman has played 2 games with the Phoenix Coyotes this season, totalling 1+1=2 with 0 PIM.


2-10-2008 Maxime Ouellet frustrated
Phoenix Coyotes goaltender Maxime Ouellet 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, Maxime Ouellet was originally drafted to the NHL by the Philadelphia Flyers in the 1st round of the 1999 entry draft. He has appeared in 139 NHL games during his career, booking 7 career shutouts and allowing 455 goals. The 27 year old goaltender has played 1 games with the Phoenix Coyotes this season, allowing 3 goals on 30 while booking 0 shutouts.


2-10-2008 Weekly team report
Who's hot

Zbynek Michalek is looking good with 2 points in 1 games last week.

Who's cold

No-one is especially cold at the moment.

Trainer's room

No injuries at the moment.



30-9-2008 Media rates the best players in the league
GOALTENDER
NameOFDFOAAgeTeam
Roberto LuongoA-A-A-29Vancouver Canucks
Martin BrodeurA-BA-36New Jersey Devils
Henrik LundqvistA-A-A-26Montreal Canadiens
Marc-Andre FleuryA-A-B23Pittsburgh Penguins
Nikolai KhabibulinBB-B35Toronto Maple Leafs
Miikka KiprusoffBBB31Calgary Flames
Kari LehtonenA-A-B24Atlanta Thrashers
Ryan MillerBBB28Toronto Maple Leafs
Pekka RinneA-A-B25Ottawa Senators
Ilya BryzgalovBBB28Detroit Red Wings
DEFENSEMAN
NameOFDFOAAgeTeam
Nicklas LidstromBA-A-38Pittsburgh Penguins
Scott NiedermayerBB-B35Anaheim Ducks
Zdeno CharaB-A-B-31Boston Bruins
Chris ProngerB-A-B-33Detroit Red Wings
Dion PhaneufB-A-B-23Calgary Flames
Ryan SuterB-BB-23Nashville Predators
Dmitri KalininB-B-B-28San Jose Sharks
Rob BlakeB-B-B-38Los Angeles Kings
Tomas KaberleB-B-B-30New Jersey Devils
Christian EhrhoffB-BB-26San Jose Sharks
LEFT WING
NameOFDFOAAgeTeam
Rick NashA-A-A-24Columbus Blue Jackets
Ilya KovalchukA-B-B25Atlanta Thrashers
Marian GaborikAB-B26Chicago Blackhawks
Teemu SelanneBB-B38Anaheim Ducks
Mike KnubleBB-B36Washington Capitals
Patrik EliasBB-B32Boston Bruins
Daniel SedinBBB28Vancouver Canucks
Mike FisherA-B-B-28Ottawa Senators
Keith TkachukBCB-36Atlanta Thrashers
Henrik ZetterbergBB-B-27Ottawa Senators
CENTER
NameOFDFOAAgeTeam
Joe ThorntonABA-29San Jose Sharks
Peter ForsbergAB-A-35Nashville Predators
Patrick MarleauA-AA-29San Jose Sharks
Eric Staal92808623Carolina Hurricanes
Henrik SedinBBB28Vancouver Canucks
Vincent LecavalierAB-B28Tampa Bay Lightning
Patrice BergeronA-BB23Boston Bruins
Pavol DemitraA-CB33Chicago Blackhawks
Mats SundinBB-B37Toronto Maple Leafs
Travis ZajacA-A-B23New Jersey Devils
RIGHT WING
NameOFDFOAAgeTeam
Jaromir JagrAB-B36New York Rangers
Alexander OvechkinAB-B23Toronto Maple Leafs
Justin WilliamsBA-B26Chicago Blackhawks
Marian HossaAB-B29Atlanta Thrashers
Phil KesselBB-B20New Jersey Devils
Dany HeatleyBB-B27Ottawa Senators
Jarome IginlaBB-B31Calgary Flames
Martin HavlatA-CB27Montreal Canadiens
Jonathan CheechooA-B-B28San Jose Sharks
Nikolai ZherdevAB-B24Columbus Blue Jackets


28-9-2008 Mike Zigomanis frustrated
Phoenix Coyotes center Mike Zigomanis 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, Mike Zigomanis was originally drafted to the NHL by the Buffalo Sabres in the 2nd round of the 1999 entry draft. He has appeared in 205 NHL games during his career, notching 28 goals and adding 55 assists along with 125 penalty minutes. The 27 year old center has played 8 games with the Phoenix Coyotes this season, totalling 3+6=9 with 8 PIM.


26-9-2008 David LeNeveu frustrated
Phoenix Coyotes goaltender David LeNeveu 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, David LeNeveu was originally drafted to the NHL by the Phoenix Coyotes in the 2nd round of the 2002 entry draft. He has appeared in 15 NHL games during his career, booking 0 career shutouts and allowing 44 goals. The 25 year old goaltender has not yet played for the Phoenix Coyotes this season.


25-9-2008 Daniel Winnik frustrated
Phoenix Coyotes center Daniel Winnik 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, Daniel Winnik was originally drafted to the NHL by the Phoenix Coyotes in the 9th round of the 2004 entry draft. He has not yet played at NHL level. The 23 year old center has not yet played for the Phoenix Coyotes this season.


25-9-2008 Mike Zigomanis frustrated
Phoenix Coyotes center Mike Zigomanis 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, Mike Zigomanis was originally drafted to the NHL by the Buffalo Sabres in the 2nd round of the 1999 entry draft. He has appeared in 204 NHL games during his career, notching 28 goals and adding 54 assists along with 125 penalty minutes. The 27 year old center has played 7 games with the Phoenix Coyotes this season, totalling 3+5=8 with 8 PIM.


25-9-2008 Weekly team report
Who's hot

Dave Scatchard is looking steady with 3 points in 3 games last week. Zbynek Michalek is looking steady with 3 points in 3 games last week. Enver Lisin is looking steady with 3 points in 3 games last week. Josh Gratton is looking good with 4 points in 3 games last week. Jason Pominville is looking good with 5 points in 3 games last week. Mike Zigomanis is looking steady with 3 points in 3 games last week.

Who's cold

Steven Reinprecht has lost his sights and is now 7 games without a goal. Shane Doan has lost his sights and is now 5 games without a goal. Owen Nolan has lost his sights and is now 6 games without a goal. Maxime Ouellet has been chilly and allowed 14 goals in 3 games. Blake Wheeler has been a healthy scratch in his last five games. Mikael Tellqvist hasn't got a chance to start in the last five games. Thomas Vanek is looking out of place on the ice despite notching 2 points last week. Chris Summers has been a healthy scratch in his last five games. Jeremy Smith hasn't got a chance to start in the last five games. Simon Hjalmarsson has been a healthy scratch in his last five games. Lassi Kokkala has been a healthy scratch in his last five games.

Trainer's room

No injuries at the moment.



24-9-2008 Team captain meets with Chris Simon
Following the team's recent 6-5 OT loss at Colorado Avalanche on 22-9-2008, Phoenix Coyotes captain Shane Doan and Chris Simon did not leave the dressing room for some time. I think it was time to get some things out of the way, said Shane Doan

20-9-2008 Josh Gratton frustrated
Phoenix Coyotes left wing Josh Gratton 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, Josh Gratton, was originally signed as a free agent to the NHL. He has appeared in 103 NHL games during his career, notching 11 goals and adding 15 assists along with 178 penalty minutes. The 26 year old left wing has played 5 games with the Phoenix Coyotes this season, totalling 1+2=3 with 2 PIM.


18-9-2008 Weekly team report
Who's hot

Brandon Sutter is looking good with 3 points in 2 games last week. Mike Zigomanis is looking good with a 3 game point scoring streak with 1 game goalstreak.

Who's cold

Maxime Ouellet has been chilly and allowed 8 goals in 2 games. Thomas Vanek is looking out of place on the ice despite notching 2 points last week.

Trainer's room

No injuries at the moment.



13-9-2008 Mikael Tellqvist frustrated
Phoenix Coyotes goaltender Mikael Tellqvist 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 Sweden, Mikael Tellqvist was originally drafted to the NHL by the Toronto Maple Leafs in the 3rd round of the 2000 entry draft. He has appeared in 92 NHL games during his career, booking 2 career shutouts and allowing 272 goals. The 28 year old goaltender has not yet played for the Phoenix Coyotes this season.


11-9-2008 Weekly team report
Who's hot

Shane Doan is looking good with 3 points in 2 games last week. Maxime Ouellet is playing well with 2 wins in his 2 starts last week and allowing 3 goals. Brandon Sutter is looking good with 4 points in 2 games last week. Jason Pominville is looking good with 4 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.



8-9-2008 Lance Monych frustrated
Phoenix Coyotes right wing Lance Monych 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, Lance Monych was originally drafted to the NHL by the Phoenix Coyotes in the 4th round of the 2002 entry draft. He has not yet played at NHL level. The 24 year old right wing has not yet played for the Phoenix Coyotes this season.


7-9-2008 Brendan Bell frustrated
Phoenix Coyotes defenseman Brendan Bell 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, Brendan Bell was originally drafted to the NHL by the Toronto Maple Leafs in the 3rd round of the 2001 entry draft. He has appeared in 1 NHL games during his career, notching 0 goals and adding 0 assists along with 0 penalty minutes. The 25 year old defenseman has not yet played for the Phoenix Coyotes this season.


4-9-2008 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.



3-9-2008 Josh Gratton frustrated
Phoenix Coyotes left wing Josh Gratton 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, Josh Gratton, was originally signed as a free agent to the NHL. He has appeared in 98 NHL games during his career, notching 10 goals and adding 13 assists along with 176 penalty minutes. The 25 year old left wing is eagerly waiting to hit the ice once the season starts.


3-9-2008 Brendan Bell frustrated
Phoenix Coyotes defenseman Brendan Bell 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, Brendan Bell was originally drafted to the NHL by the Toronto Maple Leafs in the 3rd round of the 2001 entry draft. He has appeared in 1 NHL games during his career, notching 0 goals and adding 0 assists along with 0 penalty minutes. The 25 year old defenseman is eagerly waiting to hit the ice once the season starts.


1-9-2008 Zbynek Michalek frustrated
Phoenix Coyotes defenseman Zbynek Michalek 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, Zbynek Michalek, was originally signed as a free agent to the NHL. He has appeared in 268 NHL games during his career, notching 25 goals and adding 82 assists along with 263 penalty minutes. The 25 year old defenseman is eagerly waiting to hit the ice once the season starts.


31-8-2008 Matthew Spiller frustrated
Phoenix Coyotes defenseman Matthew Spiller 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, Matthew Spiller was originally drafted to the NHL by the Phoenix Coyotes in the 2nd round of the 2001 entry draft. He has appeared in 59 NHL games during his career, notching 0 goals and adding 1 assists along with 67 penalty minutes. The 25 year old defenseman is expecting a good season for the team.


30-8-2008 Mathias Tjarnqvist frustrated
Phoenix Coyotes right wing Mathias Tjarnqvist 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 Sweden, Mathias Tjarnqvist was originally drafted to the NHL by the Dallas Stars in the 3rd round of the 1999 entry draft. He has appeared in 51 NHL games during his career, notching 3 goals and adding 5 assists along with 20 penalty minutes. The 29 year old right wing is expecting a good season for the team.


30-6-2008 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 San Antonio Rampage:
- Michael Nylander C
- Steven Reinprecht C
- Dave Scatchard C
- Shane Doan R
- Mark Giordano D
- Scott Hannan D
- Pavel Kubina D
- Chris Simon R
- Owen Nolan L
- Keith Ballard D
- Matt Jones D
- Zbynek Michalek D
- Enver Lisin L
- Daniel Winnik C
- Logan Stephenson D
- Maxime Ouellet G
- Kevin Cormier L
- David LeNeveu G
- Blake Wheeler R
- Josh Gratton L
- Brandon Sutter C
- Travis Roche D
- Mathias Tjarnqvist R
- Mikael Tellqvist G
- Fredrik Sjostrom L
- Jason Pominville R
- Mike Zigomanis C
- Matthew Spiller D
- Beat Forster D
- Brendan Bell D
- Martin Hanzal C
- Michal Repik R
- Lance Monych R
- Cam Paddock C
- Joe Callahan D
- Dov Grumet-Morris G
- Thomas Vanek L
- Dmitri Pestunov L
- Louis Martin R
- Liam Lindstrom C
- Daniel Carcillo L
- Mike Green D
- Ryan Garlock C
- Patrick Fischer L
- Olivier Latendresse L
- Keith Yandle D
- Pat Brosnihan R
- Patric Hornqvist C
- Peter Mueller L
- Chris Summers D
- Jeremy Smith G
- Simon Hjalmarsson L
- Lassi Kokkala C

Players reporting out of shape:
- Steven Reinprecht C
- Maxime Ouellet G
- Kevin Cormier L
- Josh Gratton L
- Fredrik Sjostrom L
- Martin Hanzal C
- Pat Brosnihan R
- Lassi Kokkala C

Players reporting in good shape:
- Michael Nylander C
- Chris Simon R
- Owen Nolan L
- Zbynek Michalek D
- David LeNeveu G
- Joe Callahan D
- Dov Grumet-Morris G
- Thomas Vanek L
- Peter Mueller L


30-6-2008 Grant Fuhr leaves team
Grant Fuhrs contract has expired and he has left the team.

30-6-2008 Keith Gretzky leaves team
Keith Gretzkys contract has expired and he has left the team.

30-6-2008 Tom Kurvers leaves team
Tom Kurverss contract has expired and he has left the team.

30-6-2008 Greg Malone leaves team
Greg Malones contract has expired and he has left the team.

30-6-2008 Eddie Mio leaves team
Eddie Mios contract has expired and he has left the team.

30-6-2008 Blair Reid leaves team
Blair Reids contract has expired and he has left the team.

30-6-2008 Greg Royce leaves team
Greg Royces contract has expired and he has left the team.

28-6-2008 Daniel Winnik frustrated
Phoenix Coyotes center Daniel Winnik 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, Daniel Winnik was originally drafted to the NHL by the Phoenix Coyotes in the 9th round of the 2004 entry draft. He has not yet played at NHL level. The 23 year old center is eagerly waiting to hit the ice once the season starts.


28-6-2008 Matthew Spiller frustrated
Phoenix Coyotes defenseman Matthew Spiller 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, Matthew Spiller was originally drafted to the NHL by the Phoenix Coyotes in the 2nd round of the 2001 entry draft. He has appeared in 59 NHL games during his career, notching 0 goals and adding 1 assists along with 67 penalty minutes. The 25 year old defenseman is getting ready for the upcoming season.


27-6-2008 Matt Jones frustrated
Phoenix Coyotes defenseman Matt Jones 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 USA, Matt Jones was originally drafted to the NHL by the Phoenix Coyotes in the 3rd round of the 2002 entry draft. He has appeared in 16 NHL games during his career, notching 0 goals and adding 2 assists along with 14 penalty minutes. The 24 year old defenseman is getting ready for the upcoming season.


25-6-2008 Matt Jones frustrated
Phoenix Coyotes defenseman Matt Jones 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 USA, Matt Jones was originally drafted to the NHL by the Phoenix Coyotes in the 3rd round of the 2002 entry draft. He has appeared in 16 NHL games during his career, notching 0 goals and adding 2 assists along with 14 penalty minutes. The 24 year old defenseman is expecting a good season for the team.


25-6-2008 Brandon Sutter returns
Phoenix Coyotes were delighted to hear that Brandon Sutter has returned to the team.

25-6-2008 Mikael Tellqvist frustrated
Phoenix Coyotes goaltender Mikael Tellqvist 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 Sweden, Mikael Tellqvist was originally drafted to the NHL by the Toronto Maple Leafs in the 3rd round of the 2000 entry draft. He has appeared in 92 NHL games during his career, booking 2 career shutouts and allowing 272 goals. The 28 year old goaltender is waiting for a good start this season.


25-6-2008 Michal Repik returns
Phoenix Coyotes were delighted to hear that Michal Repik has returned to the team.

25-6-2008 Jeremy Smith returns
Phoenix Coyotes were delighted to hear that Jeremy Smith has returned to the team.

25-6-2008 Simon Hjalmarsson returns
Phoenix Coyotes were delighted to hear that Simon Hjalmarsson has returned to the team.

25-6-2008 Lassi Kokkala returns
Phoenix Coyotes were delighted to hear that Lassi Kokkala has returned to the team.

24-6-2008 Matt Jones frustrated
Phoenix Coyotes defenseman Matt Jones 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 USA, Matt Jones was originally drafted to the NHL by the Phoenix Coyotes in the 3rd round of the 2002 entry draft. He has appeared in 16 NHL games during his career, notching 0 goals and adding 2 assists along with 14 penalty minutes. The 24 year old defenseman is expecting a good season for the team.


24-6-2008 Mathias Tjarnqvist frustrated
Phoenix Coyotes right wing Mathias Tjarnqvist 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 Sweden, Mathias Tjarnqvist was originally drafted to the NHL by the Dallas Stars in the 3rd round of the 1999 entry draft. He has appeared in 51 NHL games during his career, notching 3 goals and adding 5 assists along with 20 penalty minutes. The 29 year old right wing is expecting a good season for the team.


24-6-2008 Options to be confirmed tomorrow
The following players' contract options need to be confirmed tomorrow:


22-6-2008 Maxime Ouellet frustrated
Phoenix Coyotes goaltender Maxime Ouellet 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, Maxime Ouellet was originally drafted to the NHL by the Philadelphia Flyers in the 1st round of the 1999 entry draft. He has appeared in 138 NHL games during his career, booking 7 career shutouts and allowing 452 goals. The 27 year old goaltender is getting ready for the upcoming season.


23-6-2008 Contracts expiring !
The following players' contracts are going to expire in one week:
-Michael Nylander (Phoenix Coyotes) UFA
-Travis Roche (Phoenix Coyotes) RFA, needs qualifying offer
-Fredrik Sjostrom (Phoenix Coyotes) RFA, needs qualifying offer


23-6-2008 Contracts expiring !
The following staff members' contracts are going to expire in one week:
-Grant Fuhr(farm)
-Keith Gretzky(pro)
-Tom Kurvers(pro)
-Greg Malone(pro)
-Eddie Mio(pro)
-Blair Reid(pro)
-Greg Royce(farm)


20-6-2008 Mike Zigomanis frustrated
Phoenix Coyotes center Mike Zigomanis 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, Mike Zigomanis was originally drafted to the NHL by the Buffalo Sabres in the 2nd round of the 1999 entry draft. He has appeared in 197 NHL games during his career, notching 25 goals and adding 49 assists along with 117 penalty minutes. The 27 year old center has played 82 games with the Phoenix Coyotes this season, totalling 18+39=57 with 71 PIM.


20-6-2008 Board increases player budget for next season
The board of owners have increased player budget for next season with $9 500 000 because of your good financial record.

20-6-2008 Board collects bonuses
The board of owners has collected $9 500 000 profit from the team to shareholders.

Eastside Hockey Manager