10:03 AM EDT, Thu August 21, 2014
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Sam Gagner and the cost of offense

With 33 days left in our countdown, we highlight the importance of Sam Gagner's $3.3 million payday translating into offensive output. Yotes fans know all too well that the team's offense needs revamping. Will a $3.3 million investment this year do the trick? That's for Sam Gagner to determine. If you're not hip to Arizona's offensive hockey woes, a simple month-to-month look at last season's team stats should be sufficiently revealing. During October, the first month of the season, the Yotes were tied for third in the league in goals per game. However, in the last full month (March), they...
Five For Howling Aug 9, 2014
Arizona Coyotes Preseason Countdown: 44 Days

Arizona Coyotes Preseason Countdown: 44 Days

Soon after the Coyotes bought out center Mike Ribeiro they went out and traded for Sam Gagner and another guy from the Tampa Bay Lightning. Today we take a look at the other guy, forward B.J. Crombeen the man who wears number 44 for the Arizona Coyotes. On June 29, 2014, the Arizona Coyotes wanted replace the production of the recently bought out center Mike Ribeiro. According to reports, Edmonton Oilers' GM Craig MacTavish had contacted Coyotes' GM Don Maloney about moving Sam Gagner. A deal seemed very close to happening, however MacTavish made a deal with the Tampa Bay Lightning's...

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