Arizona Coyotes

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Arizona Coyotes
2014–15 Arizona Coyotes season
Conference Western
Division Pacific
Founded 1972
History Winnipeg Jets
1972–1979 (WHA)
1979–1996 (NHL)
Phoenix Coyotes
1996–2014 (NHL)
Arizona Coyotes
2014–present (NHL)
Home arena Jobing.com Arena
City Glendale, Arizona
Colors Brick red, Black, Desert sand, White [1]

                       

Media FS Coyotes
Arizona Sports (620 AM)
NewsTalk (92.3 FM)
Owner(s) IceArizona Acquisition Co., LLC[2]
(George Gosbee, governor[3])
General manager Don Maloney
Head coach Dave Tippett
Captain Shane Doan
Minor league affiliates Portland Pirates (AHL)
Gwinnett Gladiators (ECHL)
Arizona Sundogs (CHL)
Stanley Cups 0
Conference championships 0
Presidents' Trophies 0
Division championships 1 (2011–12)
Official website coyotes.nhl.com

The Arizona Coyotes are an ice hockey team that plays in the NHL. They play in Glendale, Arizona.

In 1996, the team moved to Phoenix from Winnipeg, Canada, where they were known as the Jets. They have never won a Stanley Cup. Their head coach is Dave Tippett and their general manager is Don Maloney. Wayne Gretzky resigned as head coach on September 14, 2009. In May of 2009, the Coyotes filed for bankruptcy protection.[4]

The team will change their name to the Arizona Coyotes after an agreement was reached that would keep the team in Glendale for the near future.[5] They officially changed their name to the Arizona Coyotes on June 27, 2014.[6]

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