Kane’s 20th goal leads Sharks past Coyotes 4-2

With the back-to-back losses, the Coyotes fell three points behind St. Louis for the final playoff spot in the West Division with the Blues holding three games in hand. Arizona has lost nine of 11 games overall.

Talbot stops 22 shots, Wild beat Coyotes 5-2

The Coyotes had numerous neutral-zone breakdowns and missed an opportunity after pulling within a goal early in the third period. They lost for the sixth time in seven games.

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"I don’t want to be cheesy, but I will say there was something there," Coyotes coach Rick Tocchet said. "We went down 2-0, but I thought we were still playing good hockey and guys had some juice from the night. I think there was something there with Leighton."