At least this Darin Pastor guy didn't get anybody's hopes up.Pastor, the latest person to announce that he's buying the orphaned Phoenix Coyotes, is the latest person to fail at buying the Phoenix Coyotes, just like every other potential buyer over the last 3 1/2 years.See also:-Phoenix Coyotes Rema ... More >>
Stop us if you've heard this one before -- a deal to purchase the Phoenix Coyotes didn't work out.Prospective owner Greg Jamison had a deadline of yesterday to buy the team and finalize an arena lease agreement with the City of Glendale, and it didn't happen.
Here's the state of pro sports in the Valley: baseball's in the middle of the off-season, the Phoenix Suns have already found the basement of their division, the Arizona Cardinals totally suck, and the Phoenix Coyotes don't even get to play.We can further explain that last part: the NHL announced to ... More >>
After canceling part of the pre-season, then the entire pre-season, the NHL has announced that it's starting to cancel some regular-season games.The NHL released a super-short statement saying regular-season games would be canceled through October 24, which includes 82 games league-wide, four of tho ... More >>
It's been almost two years since Valley sports fans got the opportunity to use their favorite playoff-time refrain: Beat L.A.It's not the Phoenix Suns this time, though. It's the Phoenix Coyotes who are slated for a series against the Los Angeles Kings.The Coyotes defeated the Nashville Predators 2- ... More >>
The National Hockey League announced yesterday its plan to divide the league into four conferences rather than six divisions, as the league is currently arranged.Under the new organization, the Stanley Cup Playoffs will begin inside each conference, with the top four teams squaring off in divisio ... More >>
The Phoenix Coyotes are one step closer to reaching a deal that would keep the team in the Valley. That is, prevent the Yotes from moving to Winnipeg, which they would probably do if the league can't find a buyer willing to keep them in Arizona by the end of the year. Ice Edge Holdings, ... More >>
The Glendale City Council last night approved a deal to give Ice Edge Holdings, a group of Canadian and American investors, exclusive negotiating rights in the group's attempt to buy the Phoenix Coyotes. Under the agreement, Ice Edge -- the only known, remaining, potential buyer that would k ... More >>
www.chicagonow.comJerry Reinsdorf has withdrawn his bid to buy the Phoenix Coyotes.And then there was one...One of two potential buyers for the Phoenix Coyotes who vowed to keep the team in Arizona has withdrawn his bid to buy the bankrupt franchise.Jerry Reinsdorf, the owner of the Chicago Bulls ... More >>
www.canadianbusiness.com Canadian billionaire David Thomson is trying to steal the Phoenix Coyotes from the desert.About three weeks ago, we posted a story about rumors that Canadian billionaire David Thomson was lurking in the shadows hoping to swoop in and steal the Phoenix Coyotes from ... More >>
www.chicagonow.comNHL Commissioner Gary BettmanThe NHL's head-honcho, Gary Bettman, met with the Coyotes top brass and other community leaders in Glendale yesterday to discuss the sale of the bankrupt franchise and vowed to do whatever it takes to keep the team in the Valley.
U.S. bankruptcy judge Redfield Baum did not make a ruling today in the case that will determine the future of the Phoenix Coyotes. Baum says he needs more time to examine hundreds of documents filed late last night, and he also says both sides in the case have made contradictory statements ... More >>
An SUV collided with a light rail train Wednesday night at 7th Avenue and Camelback. The crash sent another car careening over the barrier, but no one was hurt, and light rail continues to run as usual...Chandler fire crews battled a two-acre palm tree fire near Brooks Farms and Tower Road ... More >>
Start the playoffs now. Just do it.
A tumultuous year inside the crucible that is the National Hockey League