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When Mike Ribeiro first arrived in Phoenix, he wasn't sure how he would fit in, on the ice and in the locker room. Having the added honus of being the scoring savior on a team that's needed one for a decade didn't help much.
Once Ribeiro found his comfort level with his new teammates and role on his new team, the points started flowing -- and haven't stopped since.
Ribeiro scored two goals for the second straight game and extended his points streak to seven games, lifting the Coyotes to a 4-2 win over the Calgary Flames Tuesday night.
"It took a while for me to get comfortable with the guys and for them to know me and, I guess to like me," Ribeiro said. "So now that we did that, I'm comfortable and it's fun to come to work."
Ribeiro had a quiet start in the desert after signing a four-year, $22 million contract, failing to register a point his first three games.
Realizing he had been thinking too much instead of reacting, Ribeiro shif...
BEST OF MAXIM
GLENDALE, Ariz. -- Let's have a show of hands for those who still wonder whether the Coyotes' free-agent signing of Mike Ribeiro was a wise move.
Through 10 games, the Coyotes' prized offseason acquisition has five goals and four assists, all of them coming in his last seven games. But it's not just the fact that he's nearing a point-per-game pace, and...
GLENDALE, Ariz. -- Mike Ribeiro had two goals for the second straight game and the Phoenix Coyotes fought back after a couple of defensive miscues to hold off the Calgary Flames 4-2 Tuesday night. Phoenix dominated most of the first two periods, going up 2-0 on Radim Vrbata's 200th career goal and Ribeiro's first of the night. Calgary rallied on Lee Stempniak's goal...
Mike Ribeiro had two goals for the second straight game and the Phoenix Coyotes fought back after a couple of defensive miscues to hold off the Calgary Flames 4-2 Tuesday night.
Phoenix dominated most of the first two periods, going up 2-0 on Radim Vrbata's 200th career goal and Ribeiro's first of the night.
Calgary rallied on Lee Stempniak's goal late in the second...
It was a rather tame performance compared to the excitement three nights before.
No electrifying comeback.
No outpouring of offense.
No goal from goaltender Mike Smith.
But just like Saturday’s win against the Detroit Red Wings center Mike Ribeiro chipped in a pair of goals and that guided the Coyotes to a 4-2 win Tuesday over the Flames one of their new division rivals in...
Mike Ribeiro's offseason signing with Phoenix may have turned some heads, but the Coyotes certainly are happy with his decision.
He'll look to stay hot and help Phoenix earn at least a point for the seventh straight game when it hosts the Calgary Flames on Tuesday night.
Ribeiro has recorded at least 51 points in the last eight full NHL seasons and finished with 13 goals...
Mike Ribeiro has a seven-game point streak and so do the Phoenix Coyotes.
Ribeiro and the Coyotes try to extend their streaks in Thursday night's road game against the Los Angeles Kings, a team that hasn't been too kind to either of late.
Ribeiro notched his first point in a Coyotes sweater on Oct. 10 at Detroit and he hasn't stopped. His team has gone 5-0-2 for its...
By KEVIN CHROUST
Mike Ribeiro has a seven-game point streak, and so do the Phoenix Coyotes.
Ribeiro and the Coyotes try to extend their streaks in Thursday night's road game against the Los Angeles Kings.
Ribeiro notched his first point in a Coyotes sweater on Oct. 10 at Detroit and he hasn't stopped. His team has gone 5-0-2 for its first seven-game stretch...
Phoenix Coyotes forward and captain Shane Doan is out of the team’s lineup against the Calgary Flames. As reported by Sarah McLellan of the Arizona Republic, the winger left practice early and was initially questionable for the game with a lower-body injury. He was finally left out of the lineup and will be followed on a day-to-day basis.
The 37-year-old has a goal and two assists...
First of all, this has nothing to do with the Bruins. But in a situation like this, it doesn't matter. Anytime a goalie nets one (as long as they don't play for Montreal or Vancouver), it's something that the whole league (minus the team being scored on) can enjoy. And yes, we're talking about the goalie scoring in the other teams net (if it was an own...
FOX SPORTS ARIZONA TAKES OVER PHOENIX COYOTES TICKET OFFICE WITH SPECIAL OFFER DURING THURSDAYS COYOTES-KINGS GAME
FOX Sports Arizona will be hosting a "Ticket Office Takeover" during Thursdays telecast of the Phoenix Coyotes vs. Los Angeles Kings game.
A special ticket offer will be announced at the start of the Coyotes Live! pre-game show at 7 p.m. The offer will run...