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Arizona Coyotes general manager Don Maloney made quite the headlines after he suggested that just about every player on his team save Oliver Ekman-Larsson might be pried away from his team via trade offers, so it's not that surprising that Coyotes co-owner Anthony LeBlanc took a very different tack while speaking with USA Today's Kevin Allen:
"I would love to see (coach) Dave Tippett's reaction if someone said, 'You focus on attempting to lose,'" Coyotes co-owner Anthony LeBlanc told USA TODAY Sports. "You would watch his head explode."
Players will be moved before the March 2 trade deadline, LeBlanc said, and those deals will be done to improve the team as quickly as possible, not to improve its draft status in what is considered a strong draft year.
"I don't think we need to go from the chassis up," LeBlanc said. "We have those really good solid pieces in the young talent we have on the team. … A complete rebuild is when you knock it down and begin again, and we don't need to do that. We just need to layer in some other pieces that fit better."
The Coyotes, 20-27-7 entering Tuesday, are on their way to their first losing season since 2008-09, though they had gone 4-2-2 since the All-Star break.
"We think this team is better than what our record is," LeBlanc said. "But we are on our way to our third consecutive year of missing the playoffs, and that is simply not good enough."
GLENDALE, ARIZONA – Arizona Coyotes General Manager Don Maloney announced today that the Coyotes have signed forward David Moss to a one-year contract. As per club policy, terms of the contract were not disclosed.
“David is an intelligent, steady, reliable player who fits into our style of play,” said Maloney. “We are pleased David decided to resign with us in Arizona.”
The 6-foot-4, 210-pound Moss recorded 8-14-22 and 18 penalty minutes (PIM) in 79 games with the Coyotes last season. The 32-year-old native of Livonia, Mich., has registered 74-92-166 and 133 PIM in 441 career NHL games with the Calgary Flames and Coyotes.
via Bob McKenzie tweet,
David Moss has agreed to terms on a two year deal with PHX.
Flames forward David Moss has signed a multi-year deal with the team.
The Michigan native has 20 goals and 18 assists this season.