1. Kiszla: Paul Stastny Does America and Father Proud in Rout of Slovakia

    SOCHI — As a proud member of the his country's Olympic hockey team, Avalanche star Paul Stastny bleeds red, white and blue...

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  2. Landeskog Named Alternate Captain for Sweden

    Colorado Avalanche captain Gabriel Landeskog will also wear a letter on his chest for Team Sweden at the 2014 Olympics.....

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  3. Duchene Believes Playing at Olympics Will Help Him During NHL Stretch Drive

    Some NHL players are getting a rest with this Olympic break. And some, like Matt Duchene of the Colorado Avalanche , aren't because, well, they're competing in the Olympics.....

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  4. Gabe Landeskog Given "A" for Sweden, Practicing in Top-Line Role

    The youngest captain in NHL history is taking a big-time role with Sweden's Olympic team in Sochi. Avalanche Gabe Landeskog, 21, has replaced injured Henrik Sedin of the Vancouver ...

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  5. Avs Center Matt Duchene Gets to Keep Number Playing for Team Canada

    What is the most surprising thing about Matt Duchene playing for the Canadian Olympic team? Maybe that he won't have to change from the number he wears with the Avalanche : 9...

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  6. Avalanche Goalie Semyon Varlamov Waits to See If He'll Start in Sochi

    UNIONDALE, N.Y. — On the final day before taking off for his Russian homeland for the Olympics, Semyon Varlamov got a night off Saturday from Avalanche coach Patrick Roy...

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  7. Duchene Scores Twice, Avs Beat Islanders 5-2

    UNIONDALE, N.Y. -- Matt Duchene scored a pair of goals 2:44 apart in the second period, and the Colorado Avalanche beat the New York Islanders 5-2 on Saturday night...

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  8. Tanguay (Knee) Stays out Saturday, but News Is Upbeat

    Alex Tanguay missed 36 straight games with hip and knee problems before he returned on Jan. 24. That proved to be a false start...

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  9. Semyon Varlamov's Cool New Olympic Mask for Russia

    “The Raider of the Empire” – I don't quite know what that means, but I'll try to ask Semyon Varlamov what that means at practice Friday in Long Island...

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  10. Stastny (ankle) Returns Tonight vs. Rangers

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  11. Avalanche Goalie Jean-Sebastien Giguere Glad to Be Lucky vs. Devils

    NEWARK, N.J. — Jean-Sebastien Giguere got some luck Monday night, which he said he was grateful for after the Avalanche 's 2-1 overtime victory over the New Jersey Devils ...

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  12. Video: Roenick Goes One-on-One with Duchene

    With two 20+ goal seasons already at 23, it's not as if Colorado Avalanche center Matt Duchene has been slipping under the radar...

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  13. Paul Stastny (Ankle) and Alex Tanguay (Knee) out Today vs. Sabres

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  14. Ryan O'Reilly, Avs Forward, Factor on New Line: Goal Scorer

    Ryan O'Reilly — goal scorer. For the first three years of his career, such a designation was never given to the Avalanche forward. It was always "checking center" or "defensive forward...

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  15. Paul Stastny Day-to-Day with Ankle Injury

    The good news on Paul Stastny is he's only day-to-day with an ankle injury suffered Thursday night. He hurt an ankle in a collision with other players and didn't practice Friday...

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  16. Lake Erie Monsters to Go Full Tron, Wear Special Neon Jerseys

    When teams introduce new jerseys and they go with an all-black design, we cringe. There are a few exceptions, however, like the San Jose Sharks ' "Black Armor" look; but then you have ...

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  17. Freshly Signed Varlamov Grateful for Roy, Allair's Help

    When Patrick Roy agreed to join the Colorado Avalanche as the team's head coach, one of the big questions was if he could help turn Semyon Varlamov's career around...

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  18. P.A. Parenteau Still an Avalanche Healthy Scratch

    Avalanche right wing P.A. Parenteau returned Jan. 21 from a 10-game absence due to a knee injury and played well, contributing an assist in a 5-2 loss to Toronto ...

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  19. NHL Says Colorado 'Absolutely' in Mix for Outdoor Game; Citi Field Too?

    We've already discussed Dallas being in the early stages for a potential game at Cowboys Stadium, so let's keep rolling...

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  20. Avs' P.A. Parenteau Responds to Benching, Trade Rumors to Montreal

    Patrick Roy said he doesn't like scratching P.A. Parenteau and P.A. Parenteau said he doesn't like being scratched by Patrick Roy...

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  21. Avs Brace for Final Central Division Collision with Minnesota Wild

    A regulation victory over the Minnesota Wild on Thursday night would further cement the Avalanche as a playoff contender, if not a cinch by the average optimist...

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  22. Nathan MacKinnon Hits Stride, No Longer Raw Rookie

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  23. Prospect Will Butcher Building His Game at DU

    He's hasn't yet worn the burgundy and blue sweater on the ice, but Avalanche prospect Will Butcher is already familiar with the arena of the team that selected him in the 2013 NHL Draft...

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  24. Denver a Slam Dunk to Get Winter Classic Outdoor NHL Game Next Year

    Good scoop here by Ad Age. The story: the sponsor of the NHL 's Outdoor Winter Classic this year – MillerCoors – really wants Denver to get an outdoor game next year...

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  25. Avalanche Center Paul Stastny Family Stands United

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