Coyotes Street Hockey Summer League Results – Week 1

Coyotes Street Hockey Summer League Week 1 Results Sportsmanship Award: Merrick Ebert On multiple occasions, Merrick demonstrated the good sportsmanship that makes a valuable teammate and a great human being when he helped out both his teammates and kids on opposing teams. It’s NOT all about winning, and Merrick showed he already knows that at […]

Coyotes Street Hockey Summer League – Teams

We’re happy to announce the team names of the eight teams competing in the Coyotes Street Hockey Summer League in 2015. Preliminary team assignments will be made prior to the first event on Saturday, June 6. We will be running exercises, instructions, and drills before we begin the competition portion of the event. Once those […]

Kids Hockey Clinics at Gila River Arena

Desert Hockey Development was happy to have FREE events in the arena where the Coyotes play last year and we’re honored to have been invited back this summer to do it again. We have five events scheduled at Gila River Arena this summer. They are all on Saturdays beginning June 6. Sign up for our mailing list to be notified […]

Chalk Art Festival at Westgate

DHD was lucky to be involved with the Chalk Art Festival at Westgate on April 18. The Arizona Coyotes generously loaned us their ball hockey gear to allow us to host a bunch of kids playing ball hockey while also participating in the Chalk Art Festival or simply visiting Westgate. Chalk Art Hockey At least 100 kids played hockey throughout […]

Playground Build

We all had a blast helping the Arizona Coyotes Community Foundation and the City of Glendale and KaBOOM! build a playground in our “home” park, Bonsall Park North. Our very own Bea Wyatt sketched out the Coyotes murals and acted as team captain for the people, mostly Coyotes players, that painted the murals. The Coyotes […]

Playground – Prep Day 1

Desert Hockey Development’s (DHD) usual “home” is Bonsall Park North in Glendale. Monday, December 8, the City of Glendale and the Arizona Coyotes Foundation will be building a playground in the park in partnership with KaBOOM! And they will be doing so in in ONE day! KaBOOM! is a national non-profit group dedicated to ensuring that […]

Playground Youth Engagement Day

Please join us on Saturday, November 22 from 2-4 PM at the Bonsall Park North rink in Glendale for a fun event for kids 4-14. The City of Glendale and Desert Hockey Development will be opening up the celebrations for the new Bonsall Park playground with a “Youth Engagement Day” for kids and their parents […]

Playground Build Project in Glendale

Desert Hockey Development’s (DHD) usual “home” is Bonsall Park North in Glendale. This December, the City of Glendale and the Arizona Coyotes Foundation will be building a playground in the park in partnership with KaBOOM! And they will be doing so in in ONE day! KaBOOM! is a national non-profit group dedicated to ensuring that […]

Thank You, Coyotes!

We had our fifth and last “Summer at Jobing.com” FREE Kids Hockey Clinic yesterday, August 16, 2014 with fifty six kids in attendance. The Coyotes, and the NHL as a whole, are making a strong effort to bolster the growth of hockey through the grass roots. They’re going back to basics and making sure kids have […]

Summer At Jobing.com – June 21

Our first summer event at Jobing.com Arena in partnership with the Phoenix Coyotes Hockey Development Team was a complete success. We even spotted an NHL general manager checking out the action on the rink from an upper level perch. We’re not sure if he spotted any budding hockey talent with his excellent scouting radar that […]