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Joey Hishon Finally Ready for the Big Show

View image | The Colorado Avalanche announced on trade deadline day that the team has called up young center Joey Hishon from the Lake Erie Monsters. Colorado moved out […]

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Mr. 1000 Alex Tanguay

Alex Tanguay will play in game 1000 of his NHL career when the Colorado Avalanche take on the Pittsburgh Penguins on Wednesday night.  The veteran forward has played in the […]

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McLeod, Landeskog Fined by NHL

The Colorado Avalanche and Minnesota Wild are starting to build a rather nasty rivalry that extends back to last years first round playoff match up.  In three previous meetings of […]

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Colorado Avalanche 2015 NHL Trade Deadline

The 2015 NHL trade deadline has now come and gone and as the past couple years foreshadowed the Colorado Avalanche were mostly quite on the trade front.  Three trades were completed […]

A Look Back: Avalanche at the Trade Deadline

A Look Back: Avalanche at the Trade Deadline

Today is the NHL trade deadline and names are have already started swapping zip codes.  The Colorado Avalanche have been relatively quite on this day in past years but today […]

Colorado Avalanche with a History of Big Trades

Colorado Avalanche with a History of Big Trades

The 2015 NHL trade Deadline is tomorrow and things are heating up.  The Colorado Avalanche find themselves on the out side of the playoffs looking in.  Speculation of trades have […]

by · March 1, 2015 · 1 comment · Colorado Avalanche
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Ranking the Avalanche’s Head Coaches

The Colorado Avalanche moved to the Mile High City in 1995 after the franchise fell out of favor with city officials in Quebec. The team had a new name, a […]

by · February 28, 2015 · 0 comments · Colorado Avalanche
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Avalanche Alumni Game Roster

The Colorado Avalanche and Detroit Red Wings blessed hockey fans in the late 1990’s and early 2000’s with a legendary rivalry. Games between the two teams were guaranteed to be […]

by · February 28, 2015 · 0 comments · Colorado Avalanche
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The Avalanche’s Top Defensive Prospects

The biggest criticism against the Avalanche is that they are top heavy on forwards and goaltending but severely lacking on defensemen. That may be true, for now, but there is […]

by · February 25, 2015 · 0 comments · Colorado Avalanche
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Mission 17 W

View image | During the start of the Colorado Avalanche’s 2001 season, Ray Bourque posted the motto “Mission 16W” in the team’s locker room so they could focus on the […]

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Jan Maybe Hejda-ing Out of Denver

With less than 30 games remaining in the NHL season it appears the Colorado Avalanche will be ending their season earlier then they wanted to.  Currently last in the Central […]

by · February 19, 2015 · 0 comments · Colorado Avalanche
Nick Holden enjoyed a very successful '13-'14 campaign with the Avalanche, and he will look to repeat his performance during the '14-'15 NHL season. (Ron Chenoy-USA TODAY Sports)

Avalanche of Goals Results in Back to Back Wins

The Colorado Avalanche won back to back games riding a nine goal offensive explosion in games against the Dallas Stars and Phoenix Coyotes.  Coming off a four game losing streak […]

by · February 17, 2015 · 0 comments · Colorado Avalanche