Kukla's Korner Hockey
by Paul on 09/17/11 at 01:30 PM ET
from Jim Gintonio of the Arizona Republic,
The Coyotes have played with an edge since Dave Tippett took over as coach two seasons ago.
This time, says captain Shane Doan, something a little extra has to be there to begin the process of erasing the bitter taste of a four-and-out first-round playoff exit last season against Detroit.
“I wasn’t too happy with the way it ended, I don’t think anybody was,” Doan said. “You’re embarrassed at the way that it ended last year. Hopefully, you kind of carry that chip on your shoulder forward and make it so that you do respond and that we do have a good start, and we’re ready to.”
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