Post Tagged with: "Nathan MacKinnon"

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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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Colorado’s Roller Coaster Year Comes to a Close

On January 1st, 2014 the Colorado Avalanche were 24-11-4, and were sitting 3rd in the Central Division. On January 1st, 2015 they were 13-15-8 and sat at the bottom of […]

by · January 4, 2015 · 0 comments · Colorado Avalanche
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Game of Numbers: Colorado Avalanche Edition

The Game of Numbers is an exclusive THW series looking at upcoming milestones around the NHL. Each team will be looked at individually in three parts – individual player milestones, […]

by · December 31, 2014 · 0 comments · Colorado Avalanche
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Top 5 Underachieving Stars So Far in 2014-15

The Christmas break is now over and teams are coming up to the halfway point of the 2014-15 season. So far, some teams which were expected to struggle for a […]

by · December 29, 2014 · 8 comments · Top 10 Lists
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Nathan MacKinnon’s Domination In Shootouts

Nathan MacKinnon is going through the first speed bumps of his career and is in the midst of a goal scoring drought. With only five goals so far this season, […]

by · December 22, 2014 · 0 comments · 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 Penalty Kill a Bright Spot in Rocky Season

Nearly 30 games into the 2014-2015 season and it is clear the Colorado Avalanche have regressed from last season. Injuries up and down the line up have resulted in the […]

by · December 10, 2014 · 0 comments · Colorado Avalanche
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Time Running Out on the Avalanche

The Colorado Avalanche have dug themselves a little hole to start the season off. Most predicted that Colorado probably wouldn’t be able to sustain their torrid pace they set last […]

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Flyers Backcheck: Avalanche Survival 101

It may not have been pretty. It may not have unfolded according to script. But Saturday night’s 4-3 victory over Colorado not only extended the Flyers’ home win streak to […]

by · November 9, 2014 · 0 comments · Philadelphia Flyers
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Nathan MacKinnon Terrifies the Islanders On Halloween Eve

It has been a pretty horrifying start to the season for the Colorado Avalanche, especially for Nathan MacKinnon who hasn’t scored a goal in the first 10 games of the […]

by · October 31, 2014 · 0 comments · Colorado Avalanche
Jonathan Drouin and Nathan MacKinnon at the Top Prospects Practice [photo: David Chan]

How Has Drouin been Doin’?

Prior to the highly anticipated NHL debut of prospect Jonathan Drouin on October 20, the whirlwind account of his professional career start was best summed up in this tweet: Pretty […]

by · October 24, 2014 · 0 comments · Tampa Bay Lightning
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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 […]