GLENDALE, Ariz. – Finally, the finish line is in sight. The multi-day (we admit it: we’ve lost count), seven-game circus trip is reaching its inevitable conclusion.
1. Solve Smith. Mike Smith is a very good goaltender. In fact, he is one of the best in the NHL and for some reason plays his best against the Blackhawks.
By Paul Roumeliotis
Corey Crawford already has his name on the Stanley Cup. Is an Olympic medal in his future, as well?
GLENDALE, Ariz. (AP) Chad Johnson earned his first NHL shutout in his Phoenix debut and the Coyotes beat the Nashville Predators 4-0 on Monday night.