1. From the Blues to the Desert: Episode 2

    The second episode of From the Blues to the Desert will be airing on WEDNESDAY AUGUST 13th and NOON est/ 9am Pacific. It will be on Youcastr which you can find through the link at the bottom...

    Chris Hoeler Written by Chris Hoeler about 6 years ago 249 reads 1 comments

  2. NHL: All-Pacific Division Team

    Ken Armer and myself have worked together to try and make one team out of the many great players here in the Pacific Division...

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  3. New Podcast: From the Blues to the Desert

    I am starting a podcast with a friend of mine on Youcastr. The show is going to be based around my blog, the Corner of Section 420 and Glendale, and will be an hour long show covering all sorts of topics in the hockey world...

    Chris Hoeler Written by Chris Hoeler about 6 years ago 105 reads 1 comments

  4. All Time Team: Federal League

    When it come to all time teams, who can forget the Federal League? Yes the league of the Charlestown Chiefs, Syracuse Bulldogs and other notorious teams. But who are the best of the best? Lets take a look...

    Chris Hoeler Written by Chris Hoeler about 6 years ago 331 reads 0 comments

  5. All Time Lineup: Phoenix Coyotes

    Here is the all time lineup for the Phoenix Coyotes. You don't want to mess with this lineup. Note: This is only for the Phoenix Coyotes. No Winnipeg Jets Tkachuk-Roenick-Gartner Quite possibly the three best players to ever don the Coyotes' jersey...

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  6. Temmu Selanne Rumors: The Finnish Flash in Phoenix?

    The likelihood of this happening is slim to none. I am not going to make it sound like this is actually going to happen considering it probably won't...

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  7. Ace High or Double Down? The Debate on Scoring in the NHL

    When it comes to the NHL, one of the things that a lot (or at least it seems like a lot) of people want is high-scoring games. Talk of enlarging goal nets and shrinking goalie pads could easily be mistaken for a bad Viagra commercial...

    Chris Hoeler Written by Chris Hoeler about 6 years ago 336 reads 7 comments

  8. Old Time Hockey: The Danbury Mad Hatters and The EPHL

    A new league, the Eastern Professional Hockey League (EPHL) will be starting up on November 1st. The first team from the league, the Danbury Mad Hatters, will be close to my home town ...

    Chris Hoeler Written by Chris Hoeler about 6 years ago 484 reads 4 comments

  9. Dan Carcillo Back in Town as He Re-Signs with Phoenix Coyotes

    According to a report on the Coyotes website, Don Maloney has announced that Dan Carcillo has signed a multi-year deal with the Coyotes. Terms of the contract were not disclosed...

    Chris Hoeler Written by Chris Hoeler about 6 years ago 551 reads 1 comments

  10. USA All the Way?: A Look Ahead at the Future of USA Hockey

    Chris Chelios, Jeremy Roenick, Keith Tkachuk, Bill Guerin, Brian Leetch, and Mike Richter. All of these names were the headliners of the USA Hockey team in almost every international competition in the 1990s and early 2000s...

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  11. Winter Warriors: The Summer Plight of Hockey Fans

    When it comes to die hard sports fans, there is always a time of year that they dread. For hockey fans, that time is just beginning now as the free agent frenzy dies down into the doldrums of summer...

    Chris Hoeler Written by Chris Hoeler about 6 years ago 453 reads 4 comments

  12. Phoenix Coyotes: The Road Ahead

    The Phoenix Coyotes' schedule is an interesting one, as the league has changed the format from a division-oriented schedule to a more league-wide format...

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  13. Phoenix Coyotes Build a Stalwart Defense in The Desert

    The Phoenix Coyotes blue line went through a major overhaul this offseason when Keith Ballard and Nick Boynton were traded to Florida as the main pieces of the Olli Jokinen trade...

    Chris Hoeler Written by Chris Hoeler about 6 years ago 501 reads 2 comments

  14. Phoenix Coyotes' Crease Set for the Long Haul

    When it comes to the Phoenix Coyotes, one of the bigger question marks over the years has been goaltending. After Nikolai Khabibulin left, Sean Burke took over, followed by Brian Boucher...

    Chris Hoeler Written by Chris Hoeler about 6 years ago 478 reads 7 comments

  15. Top 10 Phoenix Coyotes of All Time: 1-5

    Here are spots 1-5 of the Top 10 Phoenix Coyotes of All Time: 5. Jeremy Roenick: Yes the article photo is misleading. But my favorite player of all time comes in at number 5...

    Chris Hoeler Written by Chris Hoeler about 6 years ago 786 reads 9 comments

  16. Top 10 Phoenix Coyotes of All Time: 6-10

    The Coyotes have had some great players in their history starting back in 1979 when the organization came into the NHL as the Winnipeg Jets. This is going to be a two part analysis with the second article coming at some point in the near future...

    Chris Hoeler Written by Chris Hoeler about 6 years ago 475 reads 8 comments

  17. Broadway Blueshirts: New York Rangers' Young Guns

    Over the last decade, the New York Rangers' young players have been given a lot of time to develop. The big club has filled its holes with big free agent signings, with few young players able to crack the lineup...

    Chris Hoeler Written by Chris Hoeler about 6 years ago 484 reads 0 comments

  18. Interview With Phoenix Coyotes Prospect Mikkel Boedker

    Phoenix Coyotes first round pick in this year's draft Mikkel Boedker was interviewed by Brian Poulsen of the Danish newspaper Rodovre Lokal Nyt recently and here is a bit of what he ...

    Chris Hoeler Written by Chris Hoeler about 6 years ago 439 reads 3 comments

  19. Young Guns: Desert Dogs

    When it comes to young players, the Phoenix Coyotes have very few competitors in terms of quality. An emphasis on a young team has been the emphasis since Don Maloney came to be the general manager...

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  20. Coyotes Hire Doug Sulliman: Good Choice?

    The Phoenix Coyotes have hired Doug Sulliman as their new assistant coach to replace Rick Tocchet who left for Tampa Bay...

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  21. Sidney Crosby: Posterboy for the NHL? I Don't Think So

    Maybe I am a little bias on this. I'm not going to pretend that I like Sidney Crosby. I hate him. Everyone who knows me knows I hate him. He is my least favorite player ever...

    Chris Hoeler Written by Chris Hoeler about 6 years ago 277 reads 16 comments

  22. Phoenix Rising

    The Phoenix Coyotes have made waves around the NHL. Whether it was because they have been the victim of amazing goals the past few years or because Don Maloney has set this team up to succeed in the future, the Coyotes are making headlines...

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  23. New York Rangers: Better or Worse?

    Alot of talk among Ranger fans is about whether this team will be better or worse than last year's team, which is a subject talked about by every sports fan of every team every year...

    Chris Hoeler Written by Chris Hoeler about 6 years ago 115 reads 4 comments

  24. The Atlantic Division's Future

    Last season, the Atlantic division sent the most teams to the playoffs out of any division in the entire NHL. Pittsburgh, Philadelphia, New Jersey, and the Rangers represented their division in the East...

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  25. Early Look at next year: Eastern Conference

    I hope everyone is reading these as fast as I am writing them. Here is my Eastern Conference preview:1. Montreal2. Pittsburgh3. Washington4. Rangers5. Boston6. Philadelphia7. New Jersey8...

    Chris Hoeler Written by Chris Hoeler about 6 years ago 96 reads 1 comments