* The Coyotes beat the Geese, three-2, in Arizona on Monday, enhancing to five-2-1 of their final eight video games, tied for his or her greatest eight-recreation span this season. In 9 video games in February, the Coyotes have 29 objectives, only one shy of their season excessive for a single month – that they had 30 in sixteen video games in December.
* The Blackhawks beat the Wild, 5-three, in Minnesota on Tuesday, enhancing to 7-1-zero of their final eight video games, scoring a mean of four.7 objectives in these seven wins, however only one aim within the one loss in that span. Chicago’s four.25 objectives per recreation within the month of February are probably the most within the league.
* Chicago has gained each conferences between the groups this season, choosing up a four-zero win at house on December 6 and a four-three win in Arizona on February 2. The Coyotes haven’t gained in regulation in Chicago since November 29, 2011, going three-three-1 on the United Middle since then, with all three wins coming by way of the shootout.
* Christian Dvorak scored Arizona’s first aim towards the Geese, his 10th of the season. Dvorak has a workforce-excessive 9 factors (6G, 3A) within the month of February, together with a aim and an help within the four-three loss to Chicago on February 2. He had simply 4 objectives and 9 assists previous to this month.
*Jonathan Toews had three objectives and two assists within the win over the Wild, recording his second profession 5-level recreation, and fourth profession hat trick. Twenty of his forty two factors this season have come within the final 12 video games, and he has 5 multi-level video games in that span – he had simply 4 in his first 39 video games.
* The Coyotes have sixteen losses by way of a blown lead this season – solely the Devils (18) and Islanders (17) have extra. Chicago has 17 comeback wins, third-most within the league. Pittsburgh (20) and Philadelphia (18) are the one groups with extra. The Blackhawks haven’t trailed in any of their final three video games towards Arizona.