It was deja vu all over again for the Arizona Coyotes at home against the Anaheim Ducks on Wednesday night. The Coyotes for a second straight game fell behind 3-0 to the Ducks, with the home side scoring three goals in the final period on Wednesday to stave off defeat, winning in a shootout 4-3.
It’s a common theme in hockey that anything can happen after a penalty shot occurs. That certainly was the case for the Arizona Coyotes against the Anaheim Ducks on Monday, as forward Christian Dvorak buried the team’s opening score off such a shot midway through the game’s second period.
When the Arizona Coyotes drafted Mitchell Miller at this year’s NHL Entry Draft, the dominos that fell after the selection were messy. The Coyotes took a PR hit for drafting a player that had been convicted of bullying a Black, mentally disabled teen four years ago, and after the backlash, the organization decided to renounce the pick.