Originally Posted by 24champbailey
Ilya isn't doing so great in Phoenix. I understand that the Yote fans talk on the HF boards that Wayne Gretzky doesn't like his work ethic and towards the end of the season Ilya didn't help the Coyotes when they needed him. We weren't going to make the playoffs with Ilya anyway, so it's a moot point.
Phoenix had the best record against division opponents. That includes Ducks, SJ and Stars. Look where they were before he got there. If they are complaining about him, they forget how bad they were to start.