The Arizona Coyotes will kick off their preseason slate tonight with a matchup against the Los Angeles Kings. The franchise announced that the contest is an Arizona Coyotes Foundation charity game with all net proceeds benefiting the Boys & Girls Clubs of Metro Phoenix.
Arizona Coyotes training camp is underway and preseason is set to begin tonight against the Los Angeles Kings.
What could be better than the return of hockey? The return of hockey benefiting charity!
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“We appreciate the Arizona Coyotes Foundation and the team’s commitment in supporting our mission of enabling young people, especially those who need us most, to reach their full potential as productive, caring and responsible citizens,” said Amy Gibbons, President and Executive Director, Boys & Girls Clubs of Metro Phoenix.
“The proceeds from this game will directly fund our 13 Clubhouses throughout Metro Phoenix and the West Valley, and help us serve more than 30,000 youth and teens annually.”
Coyotes winger Tobias Rieder’s journey at the World Cup of Hockey was extended Sunday after Team Europe advanced to the best-of-three final against Canada, but don’t expect Rieder at training camp once the tournament concludes.
Concerns cropped up here, there and everywhere for the Arizona Cardinals in a 33-18 loss to the Buffalo Bills, but head coach Bruce Arians said a 1-2 start to the season hasn’t been foreshadowed by any poor habits of practice or preparation.