Post Tagged with: "Nathan MacKinnon"

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Amazing Avalanche Gather Gold With Canada

View image | It was a terrific and historic 2015 IIHF World Championship in Prague, Czech Republic. In the midst of it all saw the amazing Avalanche gather gold […]

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McDavid Misses Out on Memorial Cup

Friday brought a bittersweet end to Connor McDavid’s junior career. His Erie Otters lost in the OHL final, falling in five games to the Oshawa Generals, but McDavid was still […]

by · May 16, 2015 · 0 comments · CHL, Prospects
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New Jerseys Coming for the Avalanche?

At the beginning of the 2013-2014 season the Colorado Avalanche began what was called a new era of Avalanche hockey.  With young players like Matt Duchene, Ryan O’Reilly and first […]

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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Duchene Dominates Game 2 for Canada

View image | 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 […]

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A Canadian Avalanche in Prague

View image | 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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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 | 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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Fantasy Hockey: 2014-2015 Studs and Duds

Welcome all to my last edition of Fantasy Hockey: Studs and Duds for the 2014-2015 season! Just so we can go all the way back, my early pre-season predictions of […]

by · April 14, 2015 · 0 comments · Fantasy
Andrew Hammond revitalized the Senators' playoff hopes in 2014-15. (Gary A. Vasquez-USA TODAY Sports)

Hockey News: Hammond Does it Again; Upcoming NHL GM Meetings

Here’s a look at the news from the weekend: Andrew Hammond won his 10th start in 12 games. The Hamburglar is even getting hamburgers thrown at him on the ice. [CBS Sports] […]

by · March 16, 2015 · 0 comments · Elsewhere on the Web
Nathan MacKinnon

MacKinnon’s Rough Stretch Culminates in Injury

It has been a stretch for Colorado Avalanche center Nathan MacKinnon to forget.  In the past few weeks MacKinnon has found himself sat during a third period, had a broken nose, […]

by · March 11, 2015 · 0 comments · Colorado Avalanche
Nathan Mackinnon (Amy Irvin / The Hockey Writers)

Avalanche Lose MacKinnon at the Worst Time

View image | The Colorado Avalanche have been on a roll recently, winning 8 out of their last 11 games. They are just 6 points out of the playoffs […]