Senior columnist Mark Spector is one of Canada’s leading sources for breaking NHL news. Regularly contributing to sportsnet.ca and Sportsnet magazine, Spector gives Canadian hockey fans exclusive insight to the goings-on in NHL franchises. He also acts as the sideline reporter for Sportsnet’s regional Edmonton Oilers broadcasts.
Oilers undone after being forced to endure Coyotes' 'boring' approach
There are high-event teams, high-flying teams, and high-wire acts like Connor McDavid. Then there's the Coyotes — low event, low excitement and a perennial low finisher in the standings. Just as the game is at its fastest, most entertaining place in years, Arizona's come along with a plan to slow everything down.