The Arizona Coyotes reside in the basement of the Western Conference standings, their draft lottery odds a more important number than nearly anything else for them this season. They outscored just one other NHL team. Their defense was better than just one other team in the West. Their goal differential hovers near the bottom.
Gabriel Landeskog beat Marc Andre-Fleury with a nifty move in the shootout and the Colorado Avalanche kept expansion Vegas from clinching a playoff spot on their home ice by beating the Golden Knights 2-1.