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Phoenix goalie Thomas Greiss needed to make only 16 saves en route to a 2-1 victory over the visiting Dallas Stars Sunday night.
It was his 10th win of the season, and the final one ever for the Phoenix Coyotes. The franchise will become the Arizona Coyotes for the 2014-15 season. They did not make the playoffs this season. Greiss, backup to Mike Smith, ends the regular season with a record of 9-8-5, a GAA of 2.35 and a save percentage of .920.
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Thomas Greiss did his best to prevent it, but the Coyotes dropped a 2-0 decision to the Predators on Thursday night.
Greiss has played well in the absence of starter Mike Smith, but his teammates have stopped scoring and the backup netminder has lost six consecutive decisions. His record now stands at 9-8-5 while his GAA is 2.35 and his save percentage is .920.
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Thomas Greiss allowed four goals on 30 shots in Phoenix's 4-3 overtime loss to the Blue Jackets on Tuesday night.
Greiss has not provided adequate relief for the Coyotes since Mike Smith went down, owning a 2-2-4 record and a five game losing skid since taking over the crease. The 28 year old's strong start keeps his line looking good at a 9-7-5 record with a .920 save percentage and 2.36 goals against average. But Phoenix has lost control of its own playoff destiny with Greiss in goal.
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Thomas Greiss let in four goals on 32 shots in Phoenix 4-0 loss to Los Angeles Wednesday evening.
Greiss lost his third straight game and the Coyotes could not afford to lose if they want to make it to the playoffs. Greiss now has a 9-7-3 record with a 2.31 goals-against average and .923 save percentage. Greiss will continue to start for the Coyotes as long as Mike Smith is injured.
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Thomas Greiss stopped 21 of 22 shots in Phoenix's 2-1 shootout loss to Winnipeg Tuesday night.
Greiss started his fourth straight game for the Coyotes and played a solid game. He has been good for the Coyotes since Mike Smith injured himself. Greiss now has a 9-6-3 record with a 2.21 GAA and a .926 save percentage. He will continue to start for the Coyotes as long as Smith will be sidelined.
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Thomas Greiss will make his career-high fourth consecutive start on Tuesday.
The reason why the Coyotes are leaing on Greiss is because starting netminder Mike Smith is sidelined. Greiss has a 2.30 GAA and .924 save percentage in 19 games in 2013-14.
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Thomas Greiss yielded two goals on 27 shots in the 3-1 loss to the Wild on Saturday night.
Greiss was looking for his third straight win. He's given up two goals in four straight games, though the first game he was pulled in the first period. Greiss has a 2.31 goals-against average and .924 save percentage and should continue to get the work between the pipes with Mike Smith sidelined.
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Thomas Greiss won his second consecutive start in place of the injured Mike Smith Thursday when the Coyotes earned a 3-2 shootout win over New Jersey.
Greiss blocked 26 of 28 shots through 65 minutes of action and was perfect in the shootout, stopping all three Devils shooters he went up against. His record on the season is now 9-5-2 while his GAA is 2.31 and his save percentage is .924. He's a very worthy fantasy pickup if you're in need of goaltending.
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Thomas Greiss was approached about a contract extension during the Olympic break, but it doesn't look like he is ready to commit to the Coyotes right now.
Greiss, an unrestricted free agent at the end of the season, is concerned about the lack of playing time behind Mike Smith, as he had started 11 times before Smith got hurt during Monday's game. "We'd like Thomas back and we like how he's played for us, but if we can't get him signed, we'?Tll have to go get someone else," general manager Don Maloney said.
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Thomas Greiss passed his first test stepping into injured starter Mike Smith's crease, stopping 23 shots to lead the Coyotes to a 3-2 win over the Penguins on Tuesday night.
Greiss improves to 8-5-2 this season with a .924 save percentage and 2.35 save percentage. The win snaps a three game losing personal losing streak for Greiss, and gives the Coyotes confidence that if Smith is not ready to go Thursday versus New Jersey, Greiss is capable of filling in once again.