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Can the Colorado Avalanche Defy the Advanced Stats Crowd Again?

Everyone heard the numbers this year. The Colorado Avalanche possession numbers were among the worst in the NHL this season. Every Avalanche fan is very familiar with phrases like regression […]

by · May 21, 2014 · Comments are Disabled · Colorado Avalanche
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Colorado Avalanche Defense Desperate for Quality and Depth

#487531357 / The Colorado Avalanche have all the pieces in place, great forward core to build around, awesome goaltender, but where is the defense? How will they address their […]

by · May 21, 2014 · Comments are Disabled · Colorado Avalanche
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A Look Back: Gabriel Landeskog’s Unique Path to Success

When the name Gabriel Landeskog is mentioned around NHL circles, there are a few words that are bound to pop up nearly every time. Leader is obvious, as the 21-year-old […]

by · May 19, 2014 · Comments are Disabled · Colorado Avalanche, OHL
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Colorado’s Cap Future

With the Avalanche season ending in game 7 heartbreak, it is time to look towards the off-season to see what the future holds for the 2014/15 roster. The team currently […]

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Are Ryan O’Reilly and Paul Stastny Headed Out of Colorado?

To win the Stanley Cup, a team must have a strong group of core players intact that they can build around. The Colorado Avalanche must hold on to theirs and […]

by · May 8, 2014 · Comments are Disabled · Colorado Avalanche
Brunoesque – Déjà Vu in Colorado

Brunoesque – Déjà Vu in Colorado

Minnesota Wild fans will not only remember game seven of the 2014 NHL playoffs, they will remember Nino Niederreiter. Nino brought us back to game seven of the Wild’s 2003 […]

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Home Ice Av-antage in Game 7

“All year we battled hard, all year we were even keel. All year, we wanted that home ice advantage … And today we receive the benefit of it.” Patrick Roy […]

by · April 30, 2014 · Comments are Disabled · Colorado Avalanche, Minnesota Wild
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Colorado Avalanche Forward Depth Looking Shallow

Paul Stastny, Gabe Landeskog and Nathan MacKinnon have been outstanding for The Colorado Avalanche during their first round match up against the Minnesota Wild. It’s been remarkable, especially the way […]

by · April 28, 2014 · Comments are Disabled · Colorado Avalanche
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MacKinnon’s Speed Isn’t What Makes Him Special

We all know that Nathan MacKinnon is fast. Michael Russo of the Minneapolis Star Tribune just described the 18-year old as, “arguably the fastest skater in the NHL”. I agree […]

by · April 26, 2014 · Comments are Disabled · Colorado Avalanche
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Varlamov’s Vezina Case Possibly Marred by Legal Case

Semyon Varlamov made headlines for two major reasons this season: his stellar on-ice play and his alleged poor off-ice behaviour. Varlamov’s performance was one of the main reasons for the […]

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MacKinnon’s Success No Surprise to Former Junior Teammate

A ticket to see Nathan MacKinnon and his Colorado Avalanche teammates play these playoffs at home will, on average, cost $225 a seat to witness in person. Yet for one individual, […]

by · April 25, 2014 · Comments are Disabled · Colorado Avalanche, QMJHL
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Game 4 Preview: Wilson & Hishon Draw In For Avalanche

Joey Hishon Set to Make NHL Debut Joey “The Magician” Hishon is set to make his NHL debut. Though this has been a long time coming for the often injured […]

by · April 23, 2014 · Comments are Disabled · Colorado Avalanche