Around The League In 30 Days: Phoenix


Phoenix fans, I like you guys! Truly, our fanaticism is cut from the same fabric. The only difference being that our portion of the fabric has been contaminated by the humidity surrounding us in Florida, while yours seems to be preserved by the dry atmosphere of the Phoenix desert. Both environments are equally non-conducive to hockey one would think…

Whether you blame the former ownership (I find that hard to do because I grew up on a steady diet of The Great One), or you blame the lack of fan commitment (Reference the previous paragraph for my feelings on this one), you’ve got to agree that Phoenix really has a better than decent team. I mean, they’re in the rough & tough Western Conference, and have made it to the playoffs both of the last two turmoil-laden years. I applaud them, and I am looking forward to seeing what grit and tenacity they bring to the game this season.

So, without further ado, let’s take a look at today’s 30/30 team; the Phoenix Coyotes…

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