1. Quick Look: 2014 IIHF World Junior Championship

    As families gather together for the holiday season, another late December tradition begins today in Sweden...

    Zachary Petersel Written by Zachary Petersel about 8 months ago 37 reads 0 comments

  2. Avalanche, NHL Celebrate Three-Day Christmas Break

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  3. Avalanche Coach Patrick Roy Says Alex Tanguay Is Likely to Return

    Alex Tanguay will play again for the Avalanche this season. At least, that is the prediction of coach Patrick Roy — though exactly when that will happen, he doesn't know...

    Zachary Petersel Written by Zachary Petersel about 8 months ago 31 reads 0 comments

  4. Francois Allaire a Big Part of Avalanche Success as Goalies Coach

    When he was nothing but a rookie hopeful in the Montreal Canadiens organization nearly two decades ago, Patrick Roy essentially was told he would never amount to anything by Jacques Plante, then the team's part-time goaltenders coach...

    Benjamin Zweiman Written by Benjamin Zweiman about 8 months ago 42 reads 0 comments

  5. Chris Bigras, Avalanche Prospect, Makes Canada World Junior Team

    Big accomplishment for Chris Bigras, the Avs' second-round pick in this year's draft. He has made the Canadian World Junior team...

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  6. Red-Hot Center Matt Duchene Looks Good as Gold for Colorado Avalanche

    Matt Duchene can relax, or at least not put so much pressure on himself. The talented 22-year-old center has solidified himself as the Avalanche 's top offensive player and a likely member of the 2014 Canadian Olympic team...

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  7. Avs' Matt Duchene Had 4 Points in Two Games as Team Canada Watched

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  8. Versatile John Mitchell "The Swiss Army Knife" of Colorado Avalanche

    Suppose the Avalanche were to play an intrasquad game for charity on a local pond and young standout forwards Matt Duchene and Gabe Landeskog served as captains and chose sides...

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  9. 5 Colorado Avalanche Storylines That Won't Go Away During 2013-14 Season

    In years past, a post talking about Colorado Avalanche storylines that wouldn’t go away would have likely included a vacuum in leadership, underachieving players and who to take with the first overall pick in the upcoming NHL draft...

    Christopher Leone Written by Christopher Leone about 8 months ago 1,725 reads 8 comments

  10. Steve Yzerman Gives Avs Look for Olympics

    DALLAS — Avalanche players with a shot at making Team Canada for February's Winter Olympics in Sochi came under the guise of Canada general manager Steve Yzerman on Tuesday night...

    James Wrabel Written by James Wrabel about 9 months ago 105 reads 0 comments

  11. Postgame Report: Dec. 16

    Paul Stastny was in the right place at the right time four times Monday night at Pepsi Center, and his fifth career four-plus-point game led the Avalanche past Dallas 6-2...

    Alexandra Irving Written by Alexandra Irving about 9 months ago 19 reads 0 comments

  12. 2014 NHL Draft: 5 1st-Round Prospects Colorado Avalanche Should Have Its Eye on

    It looks like the Colorado Avalanche might not—scratch that, there’s almost no way they will—repeat at the top of the NHL Draft next summer, as an impressive turnaround so far has them poised for a return to the playoffs...

    Christopher Leone Written by Christopher Leone about 9 months ago 2,574 reads 0 comments

  13. Ryan Wilson Needs More Time to Heal, Says Patrick Roy

    Following Monday's morning skate at the Pepsi Center in preparation for an evening game against the Dallas Stars , Avalanche coach Patrick Roy said defenseman Ryan Wilson is not ready to return to the lineup...

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  14. Avalanche Gets Great Work from Unlikely Foursome on Defense

    Four Avalanche defensemen were in the American Hockey League at this time a year ago. If not for the NHL being in a lockout, it's possible Andre Benoit, Nate Guenin, Nick Holden and Tyson Barrie could have been playing in the big leagues...

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  15. Avs' Tanguay (hip) Slowly Improving

    Colorado Avalanche forward Alex Tanguay is out with a hip problem, and while the diagnosis was initially dire, things are slowly improving...

    Benjamin Zweiman Written by Benjamin Zweiman about 9 months ago 51 reads 0 comments

  16. Avalanche Look to Stay Even-Keeled, End Slump

    The Colorado Avalanche arrived in Winnipeg on Wednesday lugging what passes for a slump in their turnaround season as they prepare to meet the Winnipeg Jets on Thursday...

    Zachary Petersel Written by Zachary Petersel about 9 months ago 40 reads 0 comments

  17. Ilya Kovalchuk: Semyon Varlamov's Accuser Just Wants a Green Card

    Interesting quote today from Archie Bunker, er, Ilya Kovalchuk, on Semyon Varlamov's accuser, Evgeniya Vavrinyuk...

    Alexandra Irving Written by Alexandra Irving about 9 months ago 68 reads 0 comments

  18. Matt Duchene Hoping to Break out of Slump for Colorado Avalanche

    After Matt Duchene scored no goals in the seven games since he returned from an oblique injury, it was natural to wonder whether he came back a little too soon...

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  19. NHL Player Comparisons for Colorado Avalanche's Top Prospects

    Prospect comparisons are some of the most difficult things to do in any sport. There's a big difference between saying that a player's style of play is similar to a given superstar ...

    Christopher Leone Written by Christopher Leone about 9 months ago 1,470 reads 3 comments

  20. Jan Hejda, Ryan Wilson Slated to Return to Avs' Blue Line Saturday

    The Avalanche , losers of three of its last four games, will get some defensive reinforcements back in a few days...

    Benjamin Zweiman Written by Benjamin Zweiman about 9 months ago 59 reads 0 comments

  21. Alex Tanguay Has Hip Injury, out Indefinitely for Colorado Avalanche

    The Avalanche got some bad news Tuesday morning: Alex Tanguay, the valuable left winger, has had a setback in his recovery from a knee injury and is back to being listed as out indefinitely...

    Zachary Petersel Written by Zachary Petersel about 9 months ago 98 reads 1 comments

  22. Should the Avs Re-Sign or Trade Paul Stastny?

    Should the Avalanche sign Paul Stastny to a contract extension? Or, should Colorado trade him before he can become an unrestricted free agent and get something for him? The question ...

    Alexandra Irving Written by Alexandra Irving about 9 months ago 79 reads 0 comments

  23. Report: Tanguay out Indefinitely After 'Big Setback'

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  24. The Best Saves from Colorado Avalanche Goalies in 2013-14

    This may be the most fun you have reading an article about the Colorado Avalanche all season. The Avs ’ surprising run from the bottom of the Western Conference to becoming ...

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  25. Avs Center Paul Stastny Has Good Reason to Smile This Season

    Paul Stastny has a smile on his face these days, which means the space between his front teeth — almost as wide as croquet wickets — is in view...

    Benjamin Zweiman Written by Benjamin Zweiman about 9 months ago 55 reads 0 comments