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Coyotes' Karel Vejmelka: Collects another win
Vejmelka allowed two goals on 35 shots in Monday's 3-2 win over the Wild.
Vejmelka extended his winning streak to three games. The Wild twice took the lead, but the Coyotes made Jack McBain's third-period go-ahead goal stand as the game-winner. During his streak, Vejmelka has allowed just three goals on 104 shots. The 26-year-old netminder is up to 14-17-4 with a 3.16 GAA and a .908 save percentage through 36 contests. He'll likely split the next two games with Connor Ingram as the Coyotes are set to visit the Blackhawks on Friday and the Blues on Saturday.... See More ... See Less
Coyotes' Karel Vejmelka: Gets starting nod Monday
Vejmelka will be between the pipes at home against the Wild on Monday, Craig Morgan of PHNX Sports reports.
Vejmelka entered the All-Star break on a two-game winning streak during which he conceded just one goal on 69 shots (.986 save percentage). Even with the Czech netminder playing well, he will likely have to continue splitting the workload with fellow youngster Connor Ingram.... See More ... See Less
Coyotes' Karel Vejmelka: Earns shutout over Blues
Vejmelka posted a 33-save shutout in Thursday's 5-0 win over the Blues.
Nick Schmaltz's natural hat trick helped lead the way, while Vejmelka was unbeatable for the fourth time in his career. Three of those shutouts have happened this season, with this one being his first since Nov. 23. The 26-year-old improved to 13-17-4 with a 3.19 GAA and a .907 save percentage through 35 contests overall. He's been sharing the crease with Connor Ingram lately, but with Vejmelka rounding back into form, he may retake a larger workload after the All-Star break. The Coyotes' last game before the break is Saturday in Anaheim.... See More ... See Less
Coyotes' Karel Vejmelka: Starting against St. Louis
Vejmelka will defend the home goal during Thursday's game versus the Blues, Craig Morgan of PHNX Sports reports.
Vejmelka was excellent in his last start Sunday against the Golden Knights, stopping 35 of 36 shots en route to a 4-1 victory. He'll try to pick up his 13th win of the season in a home matchup with a St. Louis squad that's averaging 3.29 goals per game on the road this year, ninth in the NHL.... See More ... See Less
Coyotes' Karel Vejmelka: Shines in Sunday's win
Vejmelka stopped 35 of 36 shots in Sunday's 4-1 win over the Golden Knights.
A Clayton Keller hat trick provided Vejmelka with plenty of support as the 26-year-old goalie snapped his personal eight-game losing streak. While he's had a rough go of things lately, this could be a sign that more rest lately has helped him get back on track. Vejmelka is up to 12-17-4 with a 3.29 GAA and a .904 save percentage through 34 appearances this season. He's alternated starts with Connor Ingram over the last seven contests -- if that pattern holds, Ingram would get Tuesday's game versus the Ducks and Vejmelka would return to the crease Thursday versus the Blues, but the Coyotes have not announced their goaltending plans for the week.... See More ... See Less
Coyotes' Karel Vejmelka: Gives up four in loss
Vejmelka stopped 29 of 33 shots, suffering a 4-0 loss to the Capitals on Thursday.
Vejmelka struggled in the loss to Washington, posting an. 879 save percentage while getting beat in each period Thursday. Vejmelka has now dropped eight straight games and owns a 0-7-0 record with a 4.11 GAA and an .881 save percentage in the month of January. Saturday against Dallas marks the next chance for Vejmelka to work between the pipes.... See More ... See Less
Coyotes' Karel Vejmelka: Starting versus Vegas
Vejmelka will defend the blue paint during Sunday's home game against the Golden Knights, Craig Morgan of PHNX Sports reports.
Vejmelka struggled in his last start Thursday versus Washington, surrendering four goals on 33 shots en route to a 4-0 defeat. He'll try to snap his personal eight-game losing streak, which dates all the way back to Dec. 31 against Tampa Bay, in a home matchup with a slumping Vegas team that's lost three straight contests.... See More ... See Less
Coyotes' Karel Vejmelka: Gets starting nod
Vejmelka will start between the pipes in Thursday's home game versus the Capitals, Craig Morgan of PHNX Sports reports.
Vejmelka was pretty solid in his last start Sunday against the Jets, turning aside 22 of 24 shots, but he still came away with a loss due to a lack of goal support from his teammates. The 26-year-old goaltender will try to snap his personal seven-game losing streak in a home matchup with a Washington team that's averaging 3.22 goals per game on the road this year, 11th in the NHL .... See More ... See Less
Coyotes' Karel Vejmelka: Losing streak hits seven games
Vejmelka stopped 22 of 24 shots in a 2-1 loss to the Jets on Sunday.
Vejmelka surrendered both goals on just five shots in the second period. He's now lost his last seven contests, but at least Sunday ended his run of seven straight games where he allowed three or more goals. Vejmelka is 11-16-4 with a 3.33 GAA and .902 save percentage in 32 contests this season.... See More ... See Less
Coyotes' Karel Vejmelka: Will start Sunday
Vejmelka will guard the road net Sunday in Winnipeg, per Craig Morgan of PHNX Sports.
Vejmelka will start the second leg of a back-to-back, with Connor Ingram in net Saturday. Vejmelka has struggled recently, dropping his last six starts while posting an .873 save percentage during the losing streak. The 26-year-old netminder will try to get back on track against a Jets team that's averaging 3.4 goals per game, the fourth-highest mark in the league.... See More ... See Less
Coyotes' Karel Vejmelka: Skid continues versus Sens
Vejmelka allowed four goals on 46 shots in Thursday's 5-3 loss to the Senators. The fifth goal was an empty-netter.
Vejmelka lost his sixth straight start, and he's allowed four or more goals in five of them. The Senators got to him at least once in each period, and the Coyotes couldn't keep pace on the scoresheet. Vejmelka is down to 11-15-4 with a 3.38 GAA and a .902 save percentage through 31 appearances. Connor Ingram might be called upon for a start soon, if only to give Vejmelka a breather amid one of the worst slumps of his young career.... See More ... See Less
Coyotes' Karel Vejmelka: Looking to bounce back Thursday
Vejmelka will guard the home goal Thursday versus the Senators, Craig Morgan of PHNX Sports reports.
Vejmelka has lost his last five games, posting a 4.74 GAA and an .861 save percentage in that span. The Senators' offense-first strategy could lead to this game being a barn-burner -- Vejmelka may be better left on the bench in fantasy given his recent struggles.... See More ... See Less
Coyotes' Karel Vejmelka: Takes fifth straight loss
Vejmelka allowed four goals on 33 shots in Tuesday's 4-2 loss to the Sharks.
Vejmelka has lost five straight outings, and he's given up 23 goals over that shaky span. The Coyotes led 2-1 after the first period, but their offense stalled out and Vejmelka couldn't maintain the lead. The 26-year-old slipped to 11-14-4 with a 3.35 GAA and a .902 save percentage through 30 starts. He's faced a league-high 1,017 shots this season while logging the fifth-most ice time (1,789:22) among goalies. The Coyotes are set to host the Senators on Thursday.... See More ... See Less
Coyotes' Karel Vejmelka: Expected to start vs. Sharks
Vejmelka is expected to start at home Tuesday against San Jose, per Craig Morgan of PHNX Sports.
Vejmelka has lost his last four games while surrendering 19 goals over that span. He's 11-13-4 with a 3.33 GAA and .902 save percentage in 29 contests this season. The Sharks have lost five of their last six games, which has dropped their record to 12-21-8.... See More ... See Less
Coyotes' Karel Vejmelka: Skid hits four games
Vejmelka allowed three goals on 27 shots in Sunday's 4-1 loss to the Penguins. The fourth goal was an empty-netter.
While Vejmelka showed some improvement from his recent play, he still took a fourth straight loss. He's allowed 19 goals in that span, which coincides with a five-game losing streak for the Coyotes. The 26-year-old netminder is down to 11-13-4 with a 3.33 GAA and a .902 save percentage through 29 contests. The Coyotes have a more favorable home matchup Tuesday versus the Sharks.... See More ... See Less
Coyotes' Karel Vejmelka: Taking on Penguins
Vejmelka will patrol the home crease Sunday against Pittsburgh, Craig Morgan of PHNX Sports reports.
Vejmelka has lost his past three outings, surrendering 16 goals on 106 shots. He has a record of 11-12-4 this season with a 3.33 GAA and a .903 save percentage in 28 appearances. Vejmelka allowed six goals on 53 shots in a 6-2 loss to the Penguins on Oct. 13. Pittsburgh has scored 3.24 goals per game this season.... See More ... See Less
Coyotes' Karel Vejmelka: Has another rough start
Vejmelka surrendered six goals on 34 shots in Thursday's 6-2 loss to Philadelphia.
Vejmelka faced a staggering 19 shots in the second period, and he was beaten five times during that frame. He fell to 11-12-4 with a 3.33 GAA and .903 save percentage in 28 contests this season. The 26-year-old has allowed at least five goals in each of his last three starts.... See More ... See Less
Coyotes' Karel Vejmelka: Set to start Thursday
Vejmelka is slated to get the starting nod on the road against the Flyers on Thursday, Craig Morgan of PHNX Sports reports.
Vejmelka has given up a combined 10 goals on 72 shots in his last two outings for a .861 save percentage. In fact, the 26-year-old netminder is sporting a 2-3-1 record in his last six contests. With Vejmelka taking the first game of the Yotes back-to-back, Connor Ingram is expected to feature against the Blackhawks on Friday.... See More ... See Less
Coyotes' Karel Vejmelka: In goal against Cats
Vejmelka will get the starting nod versus Florida on the road Tuesday, Craig Morgan of PHNX Sports reports.
Vejmelka has allowed three or more goals in all but one of his last 13 appearances. During that stretch, the 26-year-old Czech is 5-5-3 with a .899 save percentage. Given his supporting cast, fantasy players probably shouldn't be expecting Vejmelka to rack up a ton of wins this season, with his ceiling likely in the 20-25 range if only through the sheer volume of starts.... See More ... See Less
Coyotes' Karel Vejmelka: Falls to Florida
Vejmelka turned aside 32 of 37 shots in a 5-3 loss to Florida on Tuesday.
Vejmelka faced a staggering 20 shots in the second period and was beaten three times over that span. He has an 11-11-4 record, 3.23 GAA and .906 save percentage in 27 games this season. He's allowed at least three goals in each of his last three starts.... See More ... See Less
|HT/WT: 6-3, 224 lbs|
|Birthplace: Trebic, Czech Republic|