@Yotes Jackets You know, when you look at this team's record to this point, first impulse may be to say "Oh well, they are in the middle of their division with a middling .500 record"...... But then you consider the actual make up of the roster (tons of young players and vets who other teams may consider simply secondary players) AND you factor in that this team has had a TON of road games to this point in the season...the fact that they DO have a .500 record is pretty impressive in itself.
Back to the topic of the Coyotes' season....say what you want about their home attendance, but it appears this most recent homestand did them well. Arizona swept all three games in the homestand, beating Anaheim, Calgary and Ottawa....and the Flames and Sens were beaten on back to back nights too. Special teams during that span left much to be desired (just 1 for 7 on the PP, and just 8 for 12 on the PK), but somehow, someway, the Yotes got it done. In that last game against the Sens, they s