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Avalanche enter crucial road trip needing to regain form

Tweet +1 Like Share Pin Reddit The Colorado Avalanche have certainly struggled of late, but the upcoming road trip, which begins Thursday in Ottawa, might be exactly what...
Via Mile High Sports
6 hours ago  |  Discuss

Avalanche-Senators Preview

There might be no great time to play five of six games on the road, and immediately after a winless four-game homestand would seem to be one of the worst. That's what Colorado faces starting Thursday night in Ottawa, but coach Patrick Roy seems to think something positive is coming. The Avalanche (27-25-4) have won seven of 10 on the road dating to Dec. 12 and scored 2.90 goals...
Via Associated Press
16 hours ago  |  Discuss

Avs Game 56 Grades – Ugly Homestand

The Colorado Avalanche continued to flounder at home, losing another game, this time to the Vancouver Canucks.
Via BSN Denver
1 day ago  |  Discuss

Colorado Avalanche 3 Stars of the Week

Colorado Avalanche week record: 0-3   Jake Sheib 1. Erik Johnson 0 G, 3 A, 6 SOG, 14 BLK, Even 2. Nathan MacKinnon 0 G, 2 A, 7 SOG, 0 BLK, -2 3. Matt Duchene 1 G, 0 A, 9 SOG, 5 BLK, -1   Danny Pirtle 1. Erik Johnson 0 G, 3 A, 6 SOG, 14 BLK, Even 2. Francois Beauchemin 0 G, 1 A, 7 SOG, 15 BLK, Even 3. Blake Comeau 1 G, 2 A, 5 SOG, 3 BLK, +2   Vincent Chase 1. Matt Duchene 1 G,...
Via TopSportsReport
2 days ago  |  Discuss

The Good, the Bad, and the Ugly from the past week with the Colorado Avalanche

The Colorado Avalanche limped through a rough week against their Central Division rivals, falling to a precarious position in the last Wild Card spot.
Via BSN Denver
2 days ago  |  Discuss

Avalanche power play woes are no reason for panic

Tweet +1 Like Share Pin Reddit Fans of the Colorado Avalanche shouldn’t sweat the team’s recent struggles on the power play. The Avs themselves certainly aren’t. ...
Via Mile High Sports
6 days ago  |  Discuss

Colorado Avalanche Mailbag: All about waivers, playoff call-ups, and more

  Good morning everyone and welcome to another week of Avalanche Mailbag. Over the last couple weeks I’ve received a handful of questions that all dealt with players being waiver exempt and/or entry-level contracts, so I decided to wrap those questions all together this week and give a rundown of why things are the way [...]
Via BSN Denver
8 days ago  |  Discuss

Avs' Varlamov beats domestic violence rap, accuser ordered to pay

DENVER — A jury on Tuesday sided with Colorado Avalanche goalie Semyon Varlamov in a lawsuit filed against him by a former girlfriend who claimed he beat her during an argument in 2013.Jurors awarded Varlamov $126,608 in damages on an abuse of process claim after his attorneys argued the woman was trying to get a payout from the goalie and the evidence did not support her claims...
Via Associated Press
8 days ago  |  Discuss

Colorado Avalanche have 30 games to secure a playoff berth

Tweet +1 Like Share Pin Reddit The National Hockey League is set to resume to business as usual this week and the Colorado Avalanche are looking to continue right were they...
Via Mile High Sports
8 days ago  |  Discuss

Varlamov expected to be backup for Avs amid civil lawsuit

DENVER (AP) Colorado Avalanche goalie Semyon Varlamov is expected to be the backup Tuesday night as a civil lawsuit filed against him by a former girlfriend winds to a close. Calvin Pickard will start in net against the Chicago Blackhawks. Colorado coach Patrick Roy said after morning practice that the team remains behind Varlamov, who missed two recent road games to stay in...
Via Associated Press
8 days ago  |  Discuss

Brian McGrattan knocked out in brutal AHL fight

Brian McGrattan, a seasoned NHL fighter who know calls the AHL home, was at the center of a brutal fight with Daniel Maggio. The video doesn’t offer a perfect angle, but it’s clear Maggio knocks McGrattan out cold and McGrattan falls face-first down to the ice. Warning: Some may find this video disturbing. That’s a horrifying fall to the ice. McGrattan had to be stretchered...
Via Puck Drunk Love
22 days ago  |  Discuss

Gabriel Landeskog shows off shiner after taking puck to face

Colorado Avalanche forward Gabriel Landeskog has spent a bit of time sidelined with injury this hockey season. But, luckily, he isn't expected to miss any ice time after taking a puck to the face Monday night. In the third period of Monday's game against the San Jose Sharks, Landeskog ended up in a heap on the ice when San Jose defenseman Dylan DeMelo shot a rolling puck that caught...
Via Yardbarker
December 30, 2015  |  Discuss

New York Rangers sign 8-year-old girl to one-day contract

The New York Rangers on Thursday, in conjunction with the Make-A-Wish Foundation, made team history by signing Kayleigh Petersen to a one-day contract. The eight-year-old became the first female to sign a contract with the Rangers, per a team press release. Petersen, from East Brunswick, N.J., was diagnosed with Tyrosinemia Type 1 in 2009, a “rare autosomal recessive genetic metabolic...
Via Sportress of Blogitude
December 04, 2015  |  Discuss

Report: Patrick Roy isn’t a fan of Matt Duchene

Patrick Roy has been criticized pretty heavily for his handling of the Colorado Avalanche. A new report suggests that Roy isn’t a fan of Matt Duchene and the team may be shopping the forward for help on defense.  Mckenzie "Duchene in Colorado is a name ppl are keeping an eye on. They need a blueline and have a surplus up front" — Hope_Smoke (@Hope_Smoke) November 12,...
Via Puck Drunk Love
November 12, 2015  |  Discuss

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