Kukla's Korner

Kukla's Korner Hockey

Video- Keith Tkachuk Inducted Into The Coyotes Ring Of Honor

from Jerry Brown at NHL.com,

Shane Doan has been captain of the Phoenix Coyotes for eight years, longer than anyone in franchise history. But ask him about “Captain Coyote,” and Doan will start talking about Keith Tkachuk.

Mark Messier, Steve Yzerman, Ray Bourque and Bobby Clarke are on the short list of the NHL’s most revered captains, but no one enjoyed wearing the “C” more than Tkachuk – the brash Bostonian bull in a china shop who played hockey with the same approach.

There were few filters—and no excuses. What you saw was what you got—and what the Coyotes got was one of the best power forwards of his era and a reason for fans to come to the rink every night.

continued and watch the induction ceremony below…

Filed in: NHL Teams, d, | KK Hockey | Permalink
  Tags: keith+tkachuk


Be the first to comment.

Add a Comment

Please limit embedded image or media size to 575 pixels wide.

Add your own avatar by joining Kukla's Korner, or logging in and uploading one in your member control panel.

Captchas bug you? Join KK or log in and you won't have to bother.


Notify me of follow-up comments?


Most Recent Blog Posts

About Kukla's Korner Hockey

Paul Kukla founded Kukla’s Korner in 2005 and the site has since become the must-read site on the ‘net for all the latest happenings around the NHL.

From breaking news to in-depth stories around the league, KK Hockey is updated with fresh stories all day long and will bring you the latest news as quickly as possible.

Email Paul anytime at pk@kuklaskorner.com