As if the Blues’ recent losing streak wasn’t concerning enough, the quotes from the Blues following their loss to Vancouver may leave you pressing the panic button. Zbynek Michalek, the supplier of the team’s lone goal and one awesome save, addressed the media and had some pretty worrisome things to say.
Michalek: "I don't think there's one good thing about our game right...
The St. Louis Blues were one of the most active teams on deadline day, completing three trades which addressed needs both at defense and in terms of their depth. The Blues acquired Zbynek Michalek, Robert Bortuzzo and Olli Jokinen over the course of the day and in doing so they gave Blues fans a lot to talk about.
Let’s break this down.
The Blues ended up receiving Michalek...
Just a few hours before Monday's trade deadline, the Blues finally found a new defenseman.
Arizona defenseman Zbynek Michalek will join St. Louis for a draft pick and a prospect yet to be determined, according to a report from Jeremy Rutherford at the St. Louis Post-Dispatch. Michalek has two goals and six assists in six games for the Coyotes, who are out of the playoff race in...
Allan Walsh had just set his phone down after a long call on Thursday at his office when it began to chirp incessantly with text messages, voice mails and emails from reporters, team executives and others wanting to talk about the NHL trade deadline.
"Everyone around me was watching it go 'ding, ding, ding,' " Walsh said, laughing.
Walsh is playing a role in the Coyotes' future...
The Phoenix NHL Arizona Coyotes are not making the playoffs this year. That much is all but guaranteed. What waits to be seen is when they start shipping off players that are not in their future plans, and who they ship out. Rob Klinkhammer was already sent to Pittsburgh for prospect Philip Samuelsson. With seven players […]
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Two nights after losing to the Eastern Conference's worst team, the Phoenix Coyotes handled the best.
Zbynek Michalek scored against his former team, his first goal in 83 games, and the Coyotes became the first Pacific Division team to beat the Pittsburgh Penguins in regulation this season with a 3-1 victory on Saturday night.
Mike Ribeiro had a goal and an assist for Phoenix....
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February 01, 2014
GLENDALE, Ariz. -- No sacrifice is too great for Coyotes defenseman (and soon-to-be Czech Republic Olympian) Zbynek Michalek.
He played through a cracked bone in his foot last season. He returned early -- too early -- from a hip injury earlier this season. He even blocked a shot with his face in the preseason against the Kings, a play that cost him three front teeth.
So when he...
The Phoenix Coyotes have recalled defenseman Rostislav Klesla from their AHL affiliate in Portland, Maine.
The Coyotes also said defenseman Zbynek Michalek will be out indefinitely after suffering a lower-body injury against Montreal on Tuesday night. He left early in the first period against the Canadiens and has left the team for further evaluation.
Once one of Phoenix's top...
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December 19, 2013