The Coyotes Advance To The WCF’s For The First Time In Franchise History

May 7, 2012; Glendale, AZ, USA; Members of the Phoenix Coyotes celebrate after beating the Nashville Predators 2-1 in game five of the 2012 Western Conference semifinals at Jobing.com Arena. Mandatory Credit: Matt Kartozian-US PRESSWIRE

For the first time in franchise history The Coyotes are advancing to the Western Conference Finals. Mike Smith concerned with his chasing after the puck and straying from the net. No shock collar needed, Smitty’s been making much more wise decisions. Because of that he helped lead the Yotes to victory. Here’s a box score of the game:

1st
Scoreless
17:45 Martin Hanzal Penalty roughing 2 minutes
2nd
3:54 Derek Morris Goal Slap Shot Assists: Shane Doan and Antoine Vermette
4:19 Roman Josi Penalty interference 2 minutes
4:52 Martin Hanzal Penalty hooking 2 minutes
9:41 Shane Doan Penalty cross checking 2 minutes
15:09 Martin Hanzal Goal wrist shot Assists: Kyle Chipchura and Daymond Langkow
3rd
2:38 Shane Doan  Penalty holding 2 minutes
14:01 Colin Wilson Goal tip-in Assists: David Legwand and Ryan Suter
Final: Coyotes: 2-1. The Nashville Predators can hold their heads high. They have nothing to be ashamed of. Both teams played hard, both teams played clean. Both teams are classy. Smitty, take em all the way.

Topics: Nashville Predators, Phoenix Coyotes, Popular Featured

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