The win provided a welcome pair of points for the Coyotes, who were 1-5-3 in their previous nine games and ended the night two points away from the eighth playoff position in the Western Conference.
After the first period ended in a 1-1 tie, Lombardi scored on a backhander at 11:05 of the second frame to give the Coyotes the lead for good. Yandle added an insurance goal with a one-timer late in the third period.
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