Dan Marrazza
Sunday January 3rd, 2016

Connor Murphy has had a fine year for the Arizona Coyotes.

The 22-year-old defenseman has come into his own in his third NHL season, solidifying himself as Oliver Ekman-Larsson’s regular defense partner.

Known for his smooth skating on the ice, he didn’t have the smoothest moment getting there on Saturday in Edmonton.

• Matt Hendricks’s ‘Paralyzer’ shootout move helps Oilers top Coyotes

Now that’s Coyote Ugly. On the plus side, his 2016 can only get better from here… right?

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