When you ask San Jose Sharks’ coach Todd McLellan when he last coached a team that didn’t make the playoffs, he goes back, way back. “Maybe when I was coaching in North Battleford, junior A,” says McLellan, which would be 1994–over two decades ago. 889 more words
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GLENDALE, Ariz. — Points to ponder as the Canucks managed to get a point on a night when they gave up the first goal for the 15th time in the last 19 games, were a pitiful 0-for-4 on the power play, gave the stripped-down Coyotes hope and had to score in the final minute of regulation Thursday before losing 3-2 in the shootout: 696 more words
The Arizona Coyotes face the Florida Panthers on Thursday night, and Mike Smith will tend goal for them.
Normally, this wouldn’t be news: He’s the starter, after all. 302 more words