Post Tagged with: "Gabriel Landeskog"

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Redrafting the Edmonton Oilers: 2007-2014

This idea came to me shortly before Stu MacGregor was served his walking papers, just prior to the draft. It lost a bit of lustre with his dismissal, but I […]

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Avalanche Select in Top Ten for the Fourth Time

In the 2015 NHL Draft the Colorado Avalanche hold the tenth overall selection.  Assuming nothing drastic happens on the trade front between now and June 26th it appears that the Avalanche […]

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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 […]

by · March 3, 2015 · 0 comments · Colorado Avalanche
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Flyers Getting Max Value Out Of Simmonds

Since being acquired by the Philadelphia Flyers in the blockbuster deal that sent then-captain Mike Richards to the Los Angeles Kings, Wayne Simmonds has transformed himself into one of the […]

by · February 21, 2015 · 0 comments · Philadelphia Flyers
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Avalanche Young Guns Shooting Blanks

Matt Duchene scored 70 points in 71 games last year. This year, he is on pace for 49. Nathan MacKinnon potted 24 goals as an 18 year old rookie. As […]

by · January 20, 2015 · 1 comment · Colorado Avalanche
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Avalanche Big Four Held Goalless Again

The Colorado Avalanche dismantled the struggling Buffalo Sabres by a final score of 5 to 1 on Saturday evening.  Any hockey fan that did not watch the game would guess […]

by · December 21, 2014 · 2 comments · Colorado Avalanche
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Avalanche of Issues in Colorado

To be fair, the 2014-15 NHL season is still relatively young. Yet with seven games played thus far, the Colorado Avalanche have certainly served up more worry than inspiration. Currently […]

by · October 23, 2014 · Comments are Disabled · Colorado Avalanche, News
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2014-15 Colorado Avalanche Player Projections and Opening Night Lineup

The 2014-15 Colorado season gets underway Thursday, October the 9th, when the Avalanche take on their Central Division rival, the Minnesota Wild. To set up the coming season, let’s begin by […]

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Best Home Opener in 2014-15?

Hard to believe there’s only four days until puck drop of the 2014-15 season. But, we know we couldn’t be any happier that the wait has nearly come to an […]

by · October 4, 2014 · Comments are Disabled · Colorado Avalanche, Minnesota Wild
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Colorado Avalanche: 2014-15 Stanley Cup Champions?

In 2013-14, the Colorado Avalanche were the biggest surprise in the NHL. After failing to reach the playoffs in each of the past three seasons, stretching from 2010-11 to 2012-13, […]

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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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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 · Comments are Disabled · Colorado Avalanche