April 15, 2024

Shane Doan’s son, Josh, to make NHL debut with Coyotes

Josh Doan, the son of former Coyotes captain Shane Doan, will make his NHL debut with Arizona on Tuesday night against the visiting Columbus Blue Jackets.

The Coyotes recalled the 22-year-old forward from AHL Tucson on Monday. He leads the Roadrunners with 46 points (26 goals, 20 assists) through 62 games this season. He leads all AHL rookies in goals.

Doan played collegiately at Arizona State and was drafted by the Coyotes in the second round (37th overall pick) in 2021.

Shane Doan played for the Phoenix/Arizona franchise for 20 of his 21 NHL seasons (1996-2017). He is the Coyotes’ all-time leader in goals (402), assists (570), points (972) and games played (1,540).