The Colorado Avalanche gave Arizona goalie Mike McKenna a rough welcome in his first NHL start of the season.
Cody McLeod and Matt Duchene scored 9 seconds apart early in the first period, Jarome Iginla had two assists and the Avalanche beat the slumping Coyotes 5-2 on Monday night.
Gabriel Landeskog, Tyson Barrie and Nick Holden also scored for the Avalanche. Semyon Varlamov...
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February 17, 2015
DENVER -- Mike McKenna insisted it wasn't a big deal that he hadn't played an NHL game since Dec. 23, 2013 against Carolina.
"I've played a lot in the American League this year," the Coyotes goalie said before his start Monday in Colorado. "Game experience is game experience, regardless of your level as a goalie. You're in that flow. You have that feel of the game so I think it...
GLENDALE, Ariz. (AP) The Arizona Coyotes have recalled goalie Mike McKenna from Portland and assigned four players to their AHL affiliate.
Defensemen Brandon Gormley and Philip Samuelsson, forward Lucas Lessio and goalie Mike Lee were assigned to Portland.
McKenna went 16-13-2 with a 2.09 goals-against average and .934 saves percentage in 22 games with the Pirates.
Gormley had two...
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January 21, 2015
GLENDALE, Ariz. -- The Arizona Coyotes on Wednesday announced they recalled goaltender Mike McKenna and assigned defensemen Brandon Gormley and Philip Samuelsson, forward Lucas Lessio and goaltender Mike Lee to the Portland Pirates, the club's American Hockey League affiliate.
The moves are to get the young players more ice time during the NHL All-Star break, Coyotes coach Dave Tippett...
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Hartford, CT, December 27, 2014 – Shawn O’Donnell had a goal and an assist, and Mackenzie Skapski made 26 saves, Saturday night at the XL Center, as the Hartford Wolf Pack defeated the Portland Pirates by a score of 3-1.
O’Donnell’s two-point game was the first multiple-point effort of his AHL career, and the Wolf Pack also got goals from Joey Crabb and Mat...
By Zachary Grenier
Hartford, CT, October 18, 2014 – In a physical home opener, the Hartford Wolf Pack defeated the Portland Pirates 2-1 Saturday night at the XL Center.
The teams were evenly matched throughout the first period, as the score was 0-0 and the shots 8-4 in favor of the Pirates.
In the second period, the Pack’s offense dominated, as they outshot their Portland foe...
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Hartford, CT, April 18, 2014 – David LeNeveu made 37 saves Friday night at the XL Center, leading the Hartford Wolf Pack to their eighth victory in nine games, a 2-1 win over the Northeast Division-champion Springfield Falcons.
Oscar Lindberg’s third-period power-play goal was the game-winner for the Wolf Pack (36-32-1-6, 79 pts.), who were outshot 38-20 in the game, and Danny...
COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) -- The Columbus Blue Jackets have recalled goalie Mike McKenna from Springfield of the AHL as insurance in case Sergei Bobrovsky can't play on Friday because of the flu.
Bobrovsky, who has been sick this week, left Tuesday night after the first period of the Blue Jackets' 4-2 win over the Detroit Red Wings. Columbus is hosting Pittsburgh on Friday night.
COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) The Columbus Blue Jackets have recalled goalie Mike McKenna from Springfield of the AHL as insurance in case Sergei Bobrovsky can't play on Friday because of the flu.
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