Coyotes acquire Lombardi in deal with Maple Leafs
GLENDALE, Ariz. -- Matthew Lombardi is getting a second chance in the desert.
The Phoenix Coyotes hope he can regain his form and give them a much-needed scoring boost.
Phoenix re-acquired Lombardi on Wednesday, sending a fourth-round pick to the Toronto Maple Leafs to pick up a center who was a fan favorite during his previous stint with the Coyotes.
"I'm super excited," Lombardi said. "I never wanted to leave in the first place, so it's a great opportunity."
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