Arizona
Coyotes
Stadium Gila River Arena
1-2-0 Overall | 1-2-0 PACIFIC 6th
TEAM STATSGFGAPOWER PLAY
Coyotes810 0%
Schedule
Preseason
Sun  9/15
@
Golden Knights
L2-6
Tue  9/17
vs
Kings
L1-4
Tue  9/17
@
Kings
W5-0
Sat  9/21
vs
Ducks
9:00pm
Tue  9/24
@
Oilers
9:00pm
Thu  9/26
@
Canucks
RSN110:00pm
Sat  9/28
@
Ducks
10:00pm
Team Outlook and Scouting Report

SEASON FORECASTS AND FUTURES PICKS

There are 3 teams who have 30/1, 3.2% odds to win the Stanley Cup. They are not a good bet to win the championship. Their 0.1% chance is #21 in the league. In simulations, they win the West 0.5% of the time and are not a good value at 15/1, 6.2%. The Coyotes are averaging 84.6 points per sim so we recommend betting them to come under 89.5. At -110 the Coyotes are not a good value to make the playoffs with a 28.1% chance. Their odds of winning their division are 12/1, 7.7%. They win the division in 1.6% of simulations. Their average wins per simulation puts them at #10 in the West.

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REGULAR SEASON RECAP AND UPCOMING GAMES

They were expected to win 45% of their games last season so their 39-35-8 met expectations. They were very good against the money line (+364). They were solid against the puck line going 49-33 for (+46 profit). More of their games came in under (47) than went over (33). They are favored in their upcoming game vs the Anaheim Ducks. The table below shows their upcoming games, their simulation based win percentage and their recent head to head record (WL, ATS, OU).

TEAM STATISTICAL STRENGTHS AND WEAKNESSES

Their record is slightly better than it should be. Since 10/2/2018 their average goal differential is -0.13 (includes playoff games) which ranks #19 in the league, but their rank based on points (per game) is #18. This is a relatively better home team than a road team. They are the #16 ranked team in goal differential in home games, vs #19 in road games.

OFFENSIVE STATS PER GAME (League Rank):

DEFENSIVE STATS PER GAME (Lower # is Better):

TEAM FANTASY LEADERS

The table below show the most valuable fantasy players on the team led by Darcy Kuemper who is projected to be the #14 Goalie. The Better Option column shows the player directly above him and the Better Than column shows the player directly below him in the projected position rankings.

Roster
NoPlayerPosHeightWeightBirthdateEXPCOLLEGE
91 Bahl, Kevin D6-623006/27/2000No College
43 Bennett, Beau RW6-219511/27/1991No College
71 Birks, Dane D6-220008/29/1995No College
58 Bunting, Michael LW5-1119709/17/1995No College
80 Burke, Brayden LW5-1016501/01/1997No College
75 Capobianco, Kyle D6-119608/13/1997No College
26 Chaput, Michael C6-220404/09/1992No College
6 Chychrun, Jakob D6-221003/31/1998No College
67 Crouse, Lawson LW6-422006/23/1997No College
55 Demers, Jason D6-119506/09/1988No College
54 Dineen, Cam D5-1118306/19/1998No College
18 Dvorak, Christian C6-019502/02/1996No College
23 Ekman-Larsson, Oliver D6-220007/17/1991No College
24 Fasching, Hudson RW6-320407/28/1995No College
92 Fiore, Giovanni LW6-119308/13/1996No College
36 Fischer, Christian RW6-221404/15/1997No College
83 Garland, Conor RW5-1016503/11/1996No College
33 Goligoski, Alex D5-1118507/30/1985No College
40 Grabner, Michael LW6-118810/05/1987No College
39 Gregoire, Jeremy C6-019309/05/1995No College
79 Gross, Jordan D5-1018505/09/1995No College
29 Hayton, Barrett C6-119006/09/2000No College
31 Hill, Adin G6-620205/11/1996No College
13 Hinostroza, Vinnie RW5-917304/03/1994No College
4 Hjalmarsson, Niklas D6-319706/06/1987No College
57 Howdeshell, Keeghan LW6-220702/24/1998No College
73 Jenik, Jan RW6-117109/15/2000No College
70 Kallgren, Erik G6-319810/14/1996No College
9 Keller, Clayton RW5-1017007/29/1998No College
81 Kessel, Phil RW6-020210/02/1987No College
68 Klima, Kelly RW5-1017006/05/1997No College
35 Kuemper, Darcy G6-521505/05/1990No College
46 Lyubushkin, Ilya D6-220104/06/1994No College
60 Madsen, Merrick G6-517708/22/1995No College
45 Martin, Jonathon RW6-221508/23/1995No College
61 Mayo, Dysin D6-219508/17/1996No College
38 Merkley, Nick RW5-1019405/23/1997No College
28 Miele, Andy C5-716904/15/1988No College
42 Ness, Aaron D5-1018405/18/1990No College
82 Oesterle, Jordan D6-018206/25/1992No College
93 Pederson, Lane C6-019008/04/1997No College
50 Prosvetov, Ivan G6-517503/05/1999No College
32 Raanta, Antti G6-019505/12/1989No College
15 Richardson, Brad C6-019002/04/1985No College
5 Russo, Robbie D6-019102/15/1993No College
8 Schmaltz, Nick C6-017702/23/1996No College
76 Schnarr, Nate C6-318002/25/1999No College
59 Smereck, Jalen D6-019001/15/1997No College
34 Soderberg, Carl C6-321010/12/1985No College
77 Soderstrom, Victor D6-018202/26/2001No College
52 Steenbergen, Tyler LW5-1018801/07/1998No College
21 Stepan, Derek C6-019606/18/1990No College