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Nathan Mackinnon (Amy Irvin / The Hockey Writers)

New Nate? Nathan MacKinnon Back to Calder Form

Czech it out: MacKinnon is back In a sports fan’s eyes, there is an unwritten rule that when their team underachieves,  franchise players take the blame. Depending on whether or […]

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2009 Draft is Key for Avalanche

When it comes to the draft in any major league sport, there is no such thing as a sure thing and the NHL is no different.  Players that are highly […]

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Duchene Dominates Game 2 for Canada

View image | gettyimages.com Team Canada didn’t miss a beat in their 10 – 0 stomping on Germany. They were ruthless the entire game and Matt Duchene reaped the rewards […]

Nathan Mackinnon (Amy Irvin / The Hockey Writers)

A Canadian Avalanche in Prague

View image | gettyimages.com At today’s opening game of the 2015 IIHF World Championship, there was a Canadian Avalanche in Prague. The Colorado Avalanche have four players representing Canada, Tyson […]

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Should #23 be #6 for the Avalanche?

Milan Hejduk first joined the Colorado Avalanche in the 1998-1999 season after being a fourth round draft pick of the then Quebec Nordiques.  Hejduk would play his entire NHL career […]

by · April 26, 2015 · 0 comments · Colorado Avalanche
Jarome Iginla [photo: Amy Irvin]

The Best Free Agent Signing of 2014

View image | gettyimages.com When Paul Stastny left the Colorado Avalanche for the division rival St.Louis Blues, Avs fans everywhere were devastated. That happened on the first day of free […]

Daniel Briere

Daniel Briere’s Time in Colorado Appears to be Short Lived

The Colorado Avalanche surprised the hockey world with a playoff bound season in 2013-2014 that ended at the hands of the Minnesota Wild in overtime of a decisive game 7.  […]

by · April 22, 2015 · 0 comments · Colorado Avalanche
Nathan Mackinnon (Amy Irvin / The Hockey Writers)

MacKinnon Strikes Lightning Three Times

As many hockey experts expected the Colorado Avalanche regressed from their surprise success in the 2013-2014 season.  Instead of winning the Central Division title and finishing with over 100 points […]

by · April 22, 2015 · 0 comments · Colorado Avalanche
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Avalanche Have a Good Problem on Their Hands

View image | gettyimages.com The Colorado Avalanche have a good problem on their hands. What problem am I talking about you ask? I am talking about the massive decision Joe […]

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Avalanche Short Season Shows Future Promise

Everybody in hockey believed the Colorado Avalanche would regress from their 112 point season in 2013-2014 and boy did they.  Instead of being Central Division champions with over 100 points […]

by · April 14, 2015 · 0 comments · Colorado Avalanche
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Joey Hishon: Long Road Leads to This

After haveing a career that was defined by injuries Joey Hishon finally broke the ice on Tuesday.  Hishon scored in the third period of a tied hockey game against Nashville […]

by · April 8, 2015 · 0 comments · Colorado Avalanche
Colorado Avalanche Honor a True Hero

Colorado Avalanche Honor a True Hero

Any fan of any sport can argue that their particular sport is the greatest on earth.  Hockey fans can make the argument for hockey by watching the soft handed forwards, […]

by · April 1, 2015 · 0 comments · Colorado Avalanche