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Kyle Chipchura scores twice, including late empty-netter, as Coyotes beat Canucks 4-2

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    Phoenix Coyotes' Zbynek Michalek, right, watches Vancouver Canucks' Alex Burrows try and grab the puck during the first period of their NHL hockey game, Tuesday, Feb. 26, 2013, in Vancouver, British Columbia. (AP Photo/The Canadian Press, Jonathan Hayward)The Associated Press

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    Phoenix Coyotes' Zbynek Michalek (4) tries to clear Vancouver Canucks' Henrik Sedin (33) from in front of the net as Phoenix Coyotes goalie Mike Smith (41) looks on during second period of NHL hockey action at Rogers Arena in Vancouver, British Columbia, Tuesday Feb.26, 2013. (AP Photo/THE CANADIAN PRESS,Jonathan Hayward)The Associated Press

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    Vancouver Canucks' Jason Garrison (5) celebrates his goal with teammates Alexander Edler (23) and Chris Higgins (20) as Phoenix Coyotes' Matthew Lombardi (8) skates past during the second period of an NHL hockey action at Rogers Arena in Vancouver, British Columbia, Tuesday, Feb. 26, 2013. (AP Photo/The Canadian Press, Jonathan Hayward)The Associated Press

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    Vancouver Canucks' David Booth is checked by Phoenix Coyotes' Michael Stone during the first period of their NHL game, Tuesday, Feb. 26, 2013, in Vancouver, British Columbia. (AP Photo/The Canadian Press, Jonathan Hayward)The Associated Press

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    Vancouver Canucks' Dale Weise (32) gets poked in the eye as he fights with Phoenix Coyotes' Kyle Chipchura (24) during the second period of their NHL hockey game, Tuesday, Feb. 26, 2013, in Vancouver, British Columbia. (AP Photo/The Canadian Press, Jonathan Hayward)The Associated Press

Kyle Chipchura scored twice and Mike Smith made 29 saves to lead the Phoenix Coyotes to a 4-2 victory over the Vancouver Canucks on Tuesday night.

Antoine Vermette and Mikkel Boedker each added a goal and an assist for Phoenix, which was coming off back-to-back losses to Edmonton and Calgary over the weekend.

Jason Garrison and Henrik Sedin scored, and Cory Schneider made 18 saves for Vancouver.

Boedker scored in the second and then assisted on Vermette's third-period goal that proved the winner, helping the Coyotes win on the road in regulation for the first time this season.

Chipchura opened the scoring in the first and then put the game away into an empty net with 23 seconds left as Phoenix moved into a tie for seventh in the Western Conference.