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THW Panel: The 2012 Hockey Hall of Fame Class

There is no shortage of offense among this year’s Hall of Fame class. Pavel Bure, Adam Oates, Joe Sakic, and Mats Sundin were all premier offensive players during the 1990s. […]

by · November 9, 2012 · Comments are Disabled · Colorado Avalanche, Hockey History, Toronto Maple Leafs, Vancouver Canucks
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Hockey: A Love Story

Falling in love is wonderful. It can be all-consuming, and everything, and terrifying, and…just full of wonder. Have you ever tried to pinpoint the exact moment – or series of […]

by · November 5, 2012 · Comments are Disabled · Colorado Avalanche, Hockey History
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Colorado Avalanche Goalie Prospects Off to Impressive Starts

With the NHL still locked out, fans all over the continent are looking for something positive when it comes to the sport of hockey. For the Colorado Avalanche, that bright […]

by · November 3, 2012 · 4 comments · Colorado Avalanche, Prospects
Avs in Europe: Good For Development?

Avs in Europe: Good For Development?

With no end in sight for the NHL lockout, Avalanche fans may have to get used to seeing some of the team’s marquee players suiting up for European clubs. To […]

by · October 22, 2012 · Comments are Disabled · Colorado Avalanche
Flashback: Adam Deadmarsh’s Career Was Cut Short Exactly Ten Years Ago

Flashback: Adam Deadmarsh’s Career Was Cut Short Exactly Ten Years Ago

I miss Adam Deadmarsh. Deadmarsh was a rugged, 6′, 195-pound winger who never backed down from a challenge. Ever. Ultimately, his take-on-all-comers attitude led indirectly to his downfall, as a […]

Pass The Time: Top 5 Avalanche Videos Embedded on Youtube

Pass The Time: Top 5 Avalanche Videos Embedded on Youtube

YouTube, as we know, is a haven for procrastination and silly cats. It’s also great for hockey. If you want to get through the Lockout (or at least the next couple […]

by · October 2, 2012 · Comments are Disabled · Colorado Avalanche
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Fantasy Hockey Preview: Best of the Northwest

This is part 3 of 6: Part 1: Los Angeles Kings, Anaheim Ducks, Dallas Stars, Phoenix Coyotes, San Jose Sharks Part 2: Carolina Hurricanes, Washington Capitals, Winnipeg Jets, Tampa Bay […]

Gabriel Landeskog Named Captain of the Colorado Avalanche

Gabriel Landeskog Named Captain of the Colorado Avalanche

Yesterday, the Colorado Avalanche sent out a release stating that Milan Hejduk had relinquished his captaincy and Gabriel Landeskog would be taking over the role. With the news, not only […]

by · September 5, 2012 · Comments are Disabled · Colorado Avalanche
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Quebec City Ready to Start Digging for New Arena

The first official shoveling of dirt for the construction of the new arena in Quebec City occurred Monday afternoon near the Old Colisee Pepsi, where 20,000 people gathered to participate […]

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Does Colorado Have the Worst Jerseys in the NHL?

Yesterday, Paul Lukas of ESPN Playbook released his full and final Uni Watch Power Rankings, and the results were not flattering for the Colorado Avalanche. In fact, Lukas placed the Avalanche […]

by · August 25, 2012 · 2 comments · Colorado Avalanche
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Advanced Stats For Avalanche Forwards in 2011-12

In case you missed it the other day, Justin Bourne of the Backhand Shelf blog posted a helpful introduction to a new stat category that evaluates which NHL players are […]

by · August 19, 2012 · Comments are Disabled · Colorado Avalanche
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Will We See the Avalanche in the NHL Playoffs This Season?

I love the 30 Teams in 30 Days segment that the NHL is doing. Quick updates on NHL teams that you might not follow regularly. Here’s the rundown on the […]

by · August 17, 2012 · Comments are Disabled · Colorado Avalanche, Videos