Sean Allen overhauls his forward rankings now that he has an idea of how each team's lines are set up, and he explains several of his changes.
Versatile forward Daniel Winnik agreed to a two-year, $3.6 million contract with Anaheim on Friday, moving down the California coast from San Jose to bolster the Ducks' depth and penalty killing.
Sean Allen looks ahead to the week of Dec. 26 and analyzes how teams have responded to in-season coaching changes.
News and notes from NHL free agency.
The Phoenix Coyotes have signed left wing Wojtek Wolski to a two-year deal after trading for the young scorer last season.
Daniel Winnik scored with 8:08 remaining to help the Phoenix Coyotes beat the New Jersey Devils 4-3 on Thursday night.
The Coyotes have recalled forwards Kevin Porter and Jeff Hoggan and put forward Daniel Winnik on the injured list.
Ilya Bryzgalov made 32 saves for his NHL-leading third shutout of the season, and Daniel Winnik and Taylor Pyatt scored in the Phoenix Coyotes' 2-0 victory over the St. Louis Blues on Thursday night.