1. Zach Parise Leads Wild Past Avalanche to Force Game 7

    ST. PAUL, Minn. — The combined average salary cap hits of the three players who gave the Minnesota Wild the winning goal Monday is more than $22 million. There is a reason Zach Parise, Ryan Suter and Mikko Koivu get the big bucks...

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  2. VIDEO: Paul Stastny Cup-Checks Cody McCormick, Scores After Penalty

    The ongoing trend of NHL players getting giving their opponents a rather unwelcome tap between the legs continued Monday night in Game 6 of the Colorado Avalanche 's series with the Minnesota Wild ...

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  3. Nathan MacKinnon's Legend Growing After OT Winner Adds to Incredible 1st Round

    He is not old enough to drink legally in the state of Colorado, nor to gamble in a casino. Pot is legal in Colorado, but Nathan MacKinnon is three years away from being able to do that too...

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  4. Video: Parenteau Scores Tying Goal, Sends Avs-Wild Game 5 to Overtime

    This is the 2014 Stanley Cup playoffs, so apparently no lead is really safe. It seems that way at times, doesn't it?.....

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  5. LeBrun: Avs' Learning Curve Is Nothing New

    DENVER -- All that was missing were the Stanley Cup rings plugging his ears, otherwise it was vintage Patrick Roy on the eve of a pivotal Game 5 for his Colorado Avalanche versus the hard-charging Minnesota Wild ...

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  6. Kiszla: Colorado Avalanche Suddenly on Wrong Road in NHL Playoffs

    What happened to the NHL 's best road team? Somewhere between Denver and Minnesota, the Avs got hopelessly lost. They got beat 2-1 on Thursday, allowing the Wild to even the opening-round playoff series at two victories apiece...

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  7. Avs lose Game 4 of playoff series to Minnesota Wild

    What a lost week that was for this team. The Avs came to St. Paul up 2-0 in this series, against a team that just made a goalie change, with grumbling about the coach and all those ...

    Noah Jampol Written by Noah Jampol about 8 months ago 72 reads 0 comments

  8. Avs Outworked in Second Straight Loss to Wild

    No, that's not what the final score was in the Colorado Avalanche 's 2-1 lopsided loss to the Minnesota Wild in game four of the Western Conference Quarterfinals on Thursday night, although it could have been were it not for Semyon Varlamov...

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  9. Avs' Erik Johnson Disgusted by Minnesota's Matt Cooke

    ST. PAUL, minn. — After Minnesota Wild and Avalanche practice at the Xcel Energy Center on Wednesday, there was no word on the disciplinary hearing in New York for Wild forward Matt Cooke...

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  10. Avalanche Farm Report: April 22

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  11. Joey Hishon to Make NHL Debut on 4th Line in Game 4 Thursday

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  12. Avs Recall '10 First-Rounder Hishon, Could Make NHL Debut in Game 4

    Curious development out of the Colorado camp today — the Avs recalled Joey Hishon, the 17th overall pick at the 2010 NHL Entry Draft, up from AHL Lake Erie and floated the possibility of him making his NHL debut in Game 4 against Minnesota ...

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  13. Tyson Barrie Injury: Updates on Avalanche Defenseman's Knee and Return

    Updates from Tuesday, April 22 Patrick Roy announced a roster move to replace the injured Tyson Barrie (via the Avalanche): Original Text One of the heroes from a Game ...

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  14. Tyson Barrie Won't Return to Game 3 vs. Wild After Taking Knee

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  15. Colorado Avalanche Opens Up Pepsi Center for Watch Parties for Games 3 & 4

    DENVER - Come to Pepsi Center and watch the Avalanche 's road games of the Western Conference First Round against the Minnesota Wild ...

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  16. Wild Try to Cool off Colorado's Red-Hot Line

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  17. Paul Stastny Playing Huge Role in Colorado Avalanche's Success

    Rookie forward Nathan MacKinnon is the teenage wunderkind with blazing speed. Gabriel Landeskog is the young captain, power forward and local heartthrob with the flowing locks...

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  18. Nathan MacKinnon Dominating Like Few Ever Have as an 18-Year-Old

    As far as performances by 18-year-olds in the NHL go, Colorado Avalanche rookie Nathan MacKinnon is setting himself apart from some of the game's all-time greats...

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  19. Kiszla: Nathan "Razor" MacKinnon Is Making Minnesota Wild Look Silly

    A kid is toying with the NHL playoffs. Nathan "Razor" MacKinnon, the 18-year-old rookie sensation of the Colorado Avalanche , is making the grown men of the Minnesota Wild look silly...

    Noah Jampol Written by Noah Jampol about 8 months ago 430 reads 0 comments

  20. Frei: Jamie McGinn's Versatility, Playoff Experience Vital to Avalanche

    With injuries helping force Avalanche coach Patrick Roy to shuffle his lines all season, Jamie McGinn has been a valuable winger on one of the top two lines when he was needed there, and on the third line on the rare occasions he wasn't...

    Noah Jampol Written by Noah Jampol about 8 months ago 60 reads 0 comments

  21. Dater: Avs Coach Patrick Roy Believes Risk Worth It on Pulling Goalie

    "Take me out, Coach," Avalanche coach and Hall of Fame former goalie Patrick Roy used to think at the end of games with his teams down by a goal or more...

    Noah Jampol Written by Noah Jampol about 8 months ago 67 reads 0 comments

  22. Hochman: Semyon Varlamov Rock Solid in Goal for Avs

    Semyon Varlamov, Patrick's wall, smothered the screened shot, and on the Pepsi Center scoreboard, which is the size of Arvada, the camera zoomed in on Varly's steely blue eyes...

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  23. Avs' P.A. Parenteau Gets Jabbed Twice Late but Colorado Hangs on

    Avalanche get a goal and three assists apiece from Paul Stastny and Nathan MacKinnon and two goals from linemate Gabe Landeskog in Colorado's 4-2 win over Minnesota at the Pepsi Center...

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  24. Video: Nathan MacKinnon Speeds Through Wild for Spectacular Goal

    Nathan MacKinnon is ridiculous. A mere 18 years old and it seems like this kid has the league figured out. After a spectacular Game 1 performance against the Minnesota Wild , MacKinnon apparently was just getting warmed up...

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  25. Matt Duchene and John Mitchell Likely Won't Play in This Series

    Avalanche coach Patrick Roy confirmed Saturday morning what Avs fans don't want to hear: leading scorer Matt Duchene likely won't play in this first-round playoff series against the Minnesota Wild ...

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