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Few teams were happier to see the month of January come to a close than the Phoenix Coyotes. The 'Yotes started the new year with three wins in the first month, in addition to falling in overtime on four occasions and dropping contests with the Columbus Blue Jackets, last place in the West, and twice with the Anaheim Ducks, 13th at the time. On February 1, the Coyotes sat twelfth in the West, fourth in the Pacific, and ten points behind the division's first-place San Jose Sharks. Looking at the standings today, the Coyotes have made some changes. Phoenix had the best February in the NHL, going 11-0-1, the only loss coming in a shootout on the road in Vancouver. Thursday night's loss in Calgary ended a six-game winning streak for Phoenix and marked their first regulation loss since January 31st. Heading into tonight's match-up with the Blue Jackets, the Coyotes sit third in the West and two points clear of the Sharks, who have a game in hand. Highlighting t...
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