Coyotes demote rookie defenseman Jones

Updated: December 13, 2005, 7:15 PM ET
Associated Press

GLENDALE, Ariz. -- Phoenix Coyotes rookie defenseman Matt Jones was sent back to the minor-league San Antonio Rampage on Tuesday.

Jones was recalled from the team's AHL affiliate on Saturday and played in the Coyotes' 2-1 overtime win at Boston on Sunday.

He registered one shot on goal and two penalty minutes in the win.

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