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Five For Howling Sep 3, 2014

Shane Doan: the one constant through years of turmoil

There are only 19 days until hockey, and today is Doan Day. In this piece, we take a look at Shane Doan's legacy. In today's NHL, it is rare for a player to earn the title: lifer, to stay with the same team for his entire career. Shane Doan is a lifer. Professional hockey is always going through changes. Nothing is a sure thing. No team knows this more than the Arizona Coyotes, who over the past 20 years have been through the gauntlet. The team has experienced relocation, a name change and a variety of different jerseys. They have been sold, twice in fact, once to the NHL and once to the...
Five For Howling Sep 3, 2014

Shane Doan and the 1995 NHL Draft class

Shane Doan, the Coyotes' long time captain and the only number 19 that matters, came to the team in the 1995 NHL entry draft. How does he compare with the rest of his draft day compatriots? A quick question: what do Aki Berg, Chad Kilger and Steve Kelly have in common? Before you go off and pull a Cliff Clavin, there is a legitimate answer to be had. All three men were drafted by teams now in the Pacific Division in 1995 before the Winnipeg Jets selected Shane Doan. Doan was the No. 7 overall pick in the 1995 NHL Entry Draft, a draft headlined by three blueliners and produced a number of...
Five For Howling Aug 19, 2014
Krys Kolanos: a moment in time

Krys Kolanos: a moment in time

Our countdown to the preseason opener continues today with the 34th pick in franchise history after moving to the desert and his contribution to Coyote lore. The Arizona Coyotes have not had a good track record in drafting forwards since moving to the Southwest from Winnipeg. As an illustration, the final first round pick the team made in Winnipeg was Shane Doan, who has had just a decent little NHL career with 354 goals, 508 assists and 862 points in 18 seasons. Since moving to Arizona, all other forwards drafted by the Coyotes have combined for a total of 1040 goals, 1451 assists and 2491...

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