"Phoenix Coyotes" To Become "Arizona Coyotes" For '14-15 Season
The Coyotes today formally announced plans to change the name of the team from "Phoenix Coyotes" to "Arizona Coyotes," effective with the start of the '14-15 NHL season. As part of the rebranding, the franchise will introduce a new shoulder patch for their home and road jerseys next season. The patch will be unveiled for the Coyotes' first preseason game in '14. The rest of the team's uniform will not undergo changes (Coyotes).