COYOTES ANNOUNCE OPENING NIGHT SELL-OUT
By: Chad Lynch
On Friday, the Phoenix Coyotes announced that their opening night contest against the Minnesota Wild on Saturday, is sold-out.
The Coyotes will still be selling a limited number of standing room only tickets for Saturday night's game. Fans interested in purchasing standing room only tickets can call 480-563-PUCK (7825). Fans are encouraged to arrive early at Glendale Arena for the pre-game ceremony honoring NHL legend Bobby Hull and his son Brett Hull. The Coyotes will un-retire Bobby Hull's No. 9 for Brett Hull to wear.
Coyote forward Ladislav Nagy did participate in practice on Friday. While Nagy's status for Saturday's home opener has yet to be determined, Nagy did admit that he is eager to return to the Coyotes line-up.
"I really want to get back out there with the team," said Nagy. "I have been skating for a few days now and I don't have any pain in my shoulder. Hopefully I will get the green light soon."
Nagy is still officially listed as day-to-day.
COYOTES LAUNCH NEW LOOK WEBSITE
On Friday, the Phoenix Coyotes launched a new-look website. The new site was designed with the fans in mind and features several new sections, including a multimedia archive and an enhanced Game Day information page.