PHNX Coyotes Podcast


The Vegas Golden Knights announced this week that goaltender Robin Lehner would miss the entire 2022-23 season due to hip surgery. What does this mean for Vegas and the rest of the Western Conference? Plus, Logan Cooley and Team USA defeated the Swiss Thursday night in the World Juniors and Connor Bedard continues to light it up for Team Canada.…

Lawson Crouse and the Arizona Coyotes narrowly avoided arbitration on Monday when the two sides agreed to a 5-year contract extension with a $4.3 million AAV. Crouse joins the show to discuss his extension, his eventful summer, his outlook on the rebuild and more!

On today’s 2-in-1 show, Craig, Petey and Leah talk about the trade that sent Dylan Strome and Brendan Perlini to the Chicago Blackhawks for Nick Schmaltz. What were the circumstances around the trade and who came out on top? Plus, the World Junior Championships kick off today and Arizona Coyotes fans can watch prospects Logan Cooley and Maksymilian Szuber compete against their peers. The crew previews the tournament and debates whether or not the WJC should always be in the summer.

Arizona Coyotes fans have dealt with haters for years, but with the news that the team will temporarily play in the ASU multipurpose arena for three to four years, the hate seems to be at an all-time high. Why do people care so much? Craig, Petey and Leah dissect the hate directed at the Coyotes, rant about what THEY hate, taste test some Four Peaks beer and have some fun on a Friday!

The Arizona Coyotes and Lawson Crouse meet for salary arbitration next week. What does this whole situation mean for Crouse and the Coyotes and what are the possible consequences? Craig, Petey and Leah discuss the Crouse situation, more Jakob Chychrun trade rumors, the latest signings (and lack thereof) around the league, David Quinn’s hiring, and more in this Around the NHL episode!

The Arizona Coyotes shocked the rest of the NHL when they announced that they would play at Arizona State University’s Multipurpose Arena for at least the next three seasons. On Tuesday, the PHNX Coyotes crew got to tour the entire arena, including team, fan and media spaces. On today’s show, Petey, Leah and Craig give an inside look at the new home of ASU Hockey and the Coyotes.

On today’s Trade Talk Tuesday, we discussed the trade that sent Coyotes’ captain Oliver Ekman-Larsson and fan-favorite Conor Garland to the Vancouver Canucks for Jay Beagle, Antoine Roussel, Loui Eriksson and three draft picks. Why did this trade happen? What was the reaction? And who won?

The Arizona Coyotes named three-time Stanley Cup Champion John Madden as the team’s new assistant coach last week. John joins the show to talk about his new role, his resume, what he brings to the bench and more!