Post Tagged with: "Gabriel Landeskog"

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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 · 0 comments · Colorado Avalanche, OHL
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Youngest Captain In NHL Leading By Example

There have been a lot of great stories to come out of Colorado this season, most of which have been covered by The Hockey Writers. Matt Duchene being named to […]

by · April 8, 2014 · 0 comments · Colorado Avalanche
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What Edmonton Can Learn From Colorado

Both the Edmonton Oilers and Colorado Avalanche have admittedly been in the rebuild process over the past half-decade (some would say longer). This has allowed each team to stockpile blue-chip […]

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What if Olympic Hockey Went to an Under-23 Format?

The Winter Olympics and the NHL’s participation in them is a hot button topic every four years. Depending who you ask the league’s involvement is seen in both a positive […]

by · November 30, 2013 · 2 comments · Olympics
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Colorado Avalanche and the Paul Stastny Dilemma

Paul Stastny, the story of his NHL career has been one that has two sides. Stastny has never played for any team other than the Colorado Avalanche and has seen […]

by · November 22, 2013 · Comments are Disabled · Colorado Avalanche
Five Western Conference Players That Are Prototypical Bruins

Five Western Conference Players That Are Prototypical Bruins

Whether it’s the trading deadline, the NHL Entry Draft, or the beginning of free agency, people are always talking about players that fit the Bruins mold.  Typically, when people refer […]

by · November 22, 2013 · 1 comment · Boston Bruins
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The Five Biggest Early Surprises of the 2013-14 Season

Surprise is the greatest gift which life can grant us — Boris Pasternak The 20th century Russian novelist’s ridiculous hyperbole notwithstanding, there have been a number of fascinating early storylines […]

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Lucic and Landeskog Steal Attention from Avalanche Win Over Bruins

What happens when Milan Lucic wants to fight Gabriel Landeskog?

It’s a weird question, right? Take a talented, young captain of an Avalanche team who is on the verge of winning their fourth-straight game to start the season under new coach Patrick Roy, and pair him with the Bruins’ top-line winger who is no stranger to mixing it up with opponents.

So, who wins? Nobody, really.

Lights, Camera, Action!: A History of NHL Players Acting

Lights, Camera, Action!: A History of NHL Players Acting

Fans of the hit comedy “Dumb and Dumber” rejoiced at the report that Cam Neely was set to reprise his role as the ornery trucker, Seabass. Even better news was […]

by · September 27, 2013 · 2 comments · Humor, News/Commentary
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Fantasy Hockey: Five Forwards You Can Steal on Draft Day

Jordan Eberle, Edmonton Oilers While Taylor Hall took flight last season, posting a career high in points, Eberle failed to build off his 76 point season in 2011-2012. The 23-year-old […]

by · August 19, 2013 · Comments are Disabled · Fantasy
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Hockey News: Giroux Injury; Alfredsson Saga

There seems to be some conflicting views on what exactly happened between the Ottawa Senators and longtime captain Daniel Alfredsson. [Globe and Mail] Sens GM Brian Murray feels that Alfie’s […]

by · August 16, 2013 · Comments are Disabled · Elsewhere on the Web
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Gabriel Landeskog Signs Seven Year Extension With Avs

It is official, Joe Sakic, Josh Kroenke and Patrick Roy mean serious business. It hasn’t even been three full months since the new regime took over and the franchise can […]

by · August 15, 2013 · Comments are Disabled · Colorado Avalanche, Trades Contracts and Transactions