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Did Coyotes balk at keeping Vrbata -- for the same price?

Interesting tidbit from Fox Sports Arizona about Radim Vrbata’s departure from the Coyotes:

Vrbata’s departure from Arizona was frustrating for the 33-year-old Czech wing because he wanted to stay. 371 more words

Vancouver Canucks

Dallas Eakins expounds on Leon Draisaitl’s mistakes and his role with the Edmonton Oilers

Edmonton Oilers head coach Dallas Eakins hit on a number of issues in his pre-game press availability on Thursday. He praised Nail Yakupov’s effort level (“If effort equated to goals and assists then Nail Yakupov would be leading the league in scoring”), explained that the lineup was performing so well that Luke Gazdic was going to need to wait for an opening before he got any games, talked about Boyd Gordon’s line overcoming some very tough zone starts and expounded on why the Oilers were so enamoured of Benoit Pouliot (“he could close on the puck and he had an excellent stick and we thought we needed more of that speed in the lineup”). 1,253 more words

Cult Of Hockey

Predators score 3 in 1st, hang on for 3-2 win over Oilers

NASHVILLE – Filip Forsberg and Mike Ribeiro each had a goal and an assist to lead the Nashville Predators to a 3-2 win over the Edmonton Oilers on Tuesday night. 376 more words

Sports

All due respect to Trotz, Preds are playing some entertaining hockey

It was understandable that Shea Weber didn’t want to answer the question. With Barry Trotz still held in high esteem in Nashville, the captain of the Predators wasn’t about to suggest that things are so much more fun now that there’s a new coach behind the bench. 251 more words

Vancouver Canucks

Daily fantasy hockey tips for Oct. 29

After busy night in the National Hockey League Tuesday, Oct. 28, there are a pair of games Wednesday, Oct. 29. The Washington Capitals host the Detroit Red Wings in the NBCSN Wednesday Night Rivalry game, and the Nashville Predators head to the Rexall Place to face the Edmonton Oilers in the night cap. 359 more words

Hockey

Early results very positive for Mike Ribeiro

By Jim Diamond

Mike Ribeiro’s exit from Phoenix was quick and unpleasant.

Prior to last season, the talented center inked a 4-year, $22 million deal with the then Phoenix Coyotes. 466 more words

Ribeiro: 'I don't think Maloney was ever a big fan'

Nashville’s Mike Ribeiro will face his former Coyote mates for the first time tonight since getting bought out — and while he said all the right things prior to the game, he did make reference to his strained relationship with Arizona GM Don Maloney. 155 more words