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The Winnipeg Jets made a minor roster move Thursday, claiming forward Brett MacLean off waivers from the Phoenix Coyotes.MacLean failed to make the opening-night roster for the Coyotes and was to be sent to the American Hockey League to open the year.It wasn't immediately clear whether the Jets would keep him on the NHL roster or assign him to the AHL.MacLean had two goals and an assist in 13 games with the Coyotes last season, and 50 points in 51 games with the club's AHL affiliate in San Antonio.The 22-year-old was a second-round pick of Phoenix in 2007.
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Well I have received several prompts about the placement of Brett MacLean on waivers today as the team tries to send him to Portland. Most of these are telling me and the hockey world how he will not clear waivers. While I agree he has the potential to still be a top-6 forward this preseason he showed very little of the drive and skill he had in the AHL. I dedicate this to Brian...
The Phoenix Coyotes have signed center Martin Hanzal to a five-year contract extension and made three roster moves to get down to 23 players before the start of the season.
Phoenix assigned goalie Curtis McElhinney and defenseman Nathan Oystrick to Portland of the AHL on Thursday and placed right wing Brett MacLean on waivers. MacLean was later claimed by Winnipeg.
Hanzal had 16...
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The NHL season kicked off last night - October 6th - and with it comes the beginning of a new era for the NEW Winnipeg Jets, who relocated from Atlanta where they were the Thrashers. Winnipeg's one... [[ Read More ]]
Phoenix Coyotes General Manager Don Maloney announced today that the Coyotes have signed forward Paul Bissonnette to a two-year contract extension. As per club policy, terms of the deal were not disclosed.
âWe are very pleased to sign Paul to a multi-year extension,â said Maloney. âHe plays an important role on our team and we are looking for him to take his game...
Insert joke here. Yes goaltending has been the major topic of worry and debate over this yearâs Phoenix Coyotes. After losing Ilya Bryzgalov to free agency the team turned to Mike Smith as the starter citing his past success and familiarity with Dave Tippett and his system. There were three goalies that entered camp looking for a job but realistically there would be only two...
The Phoenix Coyotes have signed enforcer Paul Bissonnette to a two-year contract extension.
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Wednesday, October 5, 2011
GLENDALE, ARIZONA --- Phoenix Coyotes goaltender Jason LaBarbera will be wearing a new mask in the 2011-12 NHL season. Its design is a tribute to Pat Tillman and service members everywhere figh...
The Phoenix Coyotes signed forward Paul Bissonnette to a two-year contract extension Wednesday.
Return of the Jets forces league to face a tricky realignment next season
A load of counterfeit Winnipeg Jets jerseys destined to be sold in the city has been seized by RCMP.
New Phoenix Coyotes goaltender Mike Smith knows he has to earn trust, starting with Saturday's season opener against the San Jose Sharks