Found February 29, 2012 on Kukla's Korner:
The Phoenix Coyotes are the hottest team in the NHL.  They have gathered points in every game in the month of February.  They have posted an 11-1 record and their loss was a regulation tie, as they lost in a shootout to Vancouver.  This month moved the Coyotes into first place in the Pacific Division.  Although the Coyotes are playing well, their record is partly due to the NHL’s point scheme.  In their twelve games in February, the Coyotes only won six games in regulation.  In the pre-overtime days, this would have left the Coyotes with a 6-0-6 record.  That is .750 hockey.  That is good hockey, but it is not nearly as good as the .958 winning percentage they have in the NHL’s actual point scheme. Continue reading "Phoenix’s February"
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