The first half of the season has already past leaving several Phoenix Coyotes opponents shutout thanks to Ilya Bryzgalov. The Coyotes have become a success story in the Jobing Arena where the Coyotes ended a franchise record 10-game home winning streak to start the second half of the season. The Coyotes 16-5-1 home record is second in the Western Conference next to the Chicago Blackhawks 18-4-1 home record. While the Coyotes have enjoyed success this season, what people might have forgotten was how dominant theyáwere last year before a second half disaster. On this day last year, the Coyotes had 13 home wins which was tied for second most in the Western Conference (almostáidentical to this season). After beating the New York Islanders last season on Jan. 2, 2009 the Coyotes would be shut ...
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