1. Avalanche Coach Patrick Roy OK with Stats, but Limits Their Value

    Michael Lewis, the author of "Moneyball," can cross Patrick Roy off his list of potential interviewees for a hockey version of his best-selling book...

    James Wrabel Written by James Wrabel about 10 months ago 124 reads 0 comments

  2. Are the Colorado Avalanche Really as Good as Their Record Suggests?

    A year ago, the Colorado Avalanche had the second-worst record in the NHL , ahead of only the awful Florida Panthers . This season, the team is 19-6-0 and on pace for 125 points...

    Jonathan Willis Written by Jonathan Willis about 10 months ago 5,720 reads 31 comments

  3. Semyon Varlamov Recovering from Injury, to Start for Avs on Thursday

    Neither Semyon Varlamov nor Alex Tanguay was on the practice ice for the Avalanche on Tuesday, but Avs fans should not fear. Both are expected back on skates Wednesday and, in Varlamov's case, to play Thursday in Edmonton ...

    Benjamin Zweiman Written by Benjamin Zweiman about 10 months ago 63 reads 0 comments

  4. Avalanche Players Visit Children's Hospital Colorado

    The 19-6 Avalanche visited Children's Hospital Colorado on Monday in what captain Gabe Landeskog and others say is one of the best events of the season...

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  5. Predicting the Next 5 Colorado Avalanche Prospects to Arrive in the NHL

    With the second-most wins in the NHL through this past weekend, it seems that the Colorado Avalanche have found themselves in competition for a playoff spot as this season progresses...

    Christopher Leone Written by Christopher Leone about 10 months ago 1,313 reads 4 comments

  6. Ryan Wilson, Alex Tanguay Appear Closer to Coming off IR for Avalanche

    Defenseman Ryan Wilson and winger Alex Tanguay were the only Colorado Avalanche players to skate Monday before the entire team made its annual visit to Children's Hospital in Aurora...

    Benjamin Zweiman Written by Benjamin Zweiman about 10 months ago 47 reads 0 comments

  7. Cody McLeod Ejected for Boarding Jonas Brodin

    Colorado Avalanche winger Cody McLeod said he doesn't want to hurt anyone, but he made another questionable hit on Friday, as he was ejected for boarding Minnesota Wild defenseman Jonas Brodin...

    Default-user-icon-comment Written by Scott Semmler about 10 months ago 31 reads 0 comments

  8. Projecting the Best Colorado Avalanche at Each Position in 5 Years

    With the existence of the salary cap and the heavy roster turnover that comes with it, it’s hard to project how NHL rosters will look one year from now, let alone five...

    Christopher Leone Written by Christopher Leone about 10 months ago 368 reads 2 comments

  9. Duchene In, Stastny out for Avalanche

    Benjamin Zweiman Written by Benjamin Zweiman about 10 months ago 23 reads 0 comments

  10. No Fightin' Words for St. Louis Blues Now

    It didn't fill the room with as much laughter as his 1996 Stanley Cup playoffs "I've got my two Stanley Cup rings plugging my ears" response to Jeremy Roenick, but Avalanche coach ...

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  11. Report: Duchene (Oblique) Could Return Friday

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  12. Practice Update: Nov. 25

    The Avalanche practiced Monday for the first time since returning to Denver from its perfect two-game road trip to Phoenix and Los Angeles last Thursday and Saturday...

    Alexandra Irving Written by Alexandra Irving about 10 months ago 14 reads 0 comments

  13. Demotion Unable to Derail Tyson Barrie's Career with Avs

    During training camp in September, Avalanche defenseman Tyson Barrie was expected to run with a top-four role and put his minor-league career away for good. Instead, he had to roll with more punches...

    Eric Drobny Written by Eric Drobny about 10 months ago 83 reads 0 comments

  14. Colorado Avalanche's Stock Watch for Top-Six Forwards

    At 17-5-0, the Colorado Avalanche have greatly surpassed many expectations for them under first-year head coach Patrick Roy...

    Christopher Leone Written by Christopher Leone about 10 months ago 313 reads 0 comments

  15. John Mitchell Getting Big Role in Big Moments for Avs

    In his final year with the New York Rangers , John Mitchell played in the 2012 Eastern Conference finals, the highlight of his NHL career. On a different level, Mitchell's second season with the Avalanche is similarly special...

    Zachary Petersel Written by Zachary Petersel about 10 months ago 30 reads 0 comments

  16. Roy Thinks It's 'Positive' Varlamov Avoided Kidnapping Charges

    On Friday, Colorado goalie Semyon Varlamov was charged with third-degree assault stemming from an alleged domestic dispute with his girlfriend...

    Zachary Petersel Written by Zachary Petersel about 10 months ago 46 reads 0 comments

  17. No Kidnapping Charge a Relief for Semyon Varlamov

    LOS ANGELES — Avalanche goaltender Semyon Varlamov said he was relieved to hear the Denver District Attorney's Office did not pursue a felony kidnapping charge against him for ...

    James Wrabel Written by James Wrabel about 10 months ago 46 reads 0 comments

  18. Now 21, Landeskog Hopes People Stop Calling Him 'Kid'

    Benjamin Zweiman Written by Benjamin Zweiman about 10 months ago 39 reads 0 comments

  19. Cory Sarich Back in Business for Avs After Missing Rout of Chicago

    GLENDALE, Ariz. — Avalanche defenseman Cory Sarich was eager to return to the lineup Thursday night after skipping Tuesday's resounding victory over the defending Stanley Cup champion Chicago Blackhawks ...

    Eric Drobny Written by Eric Drobny about 10 months ago 24 reads 0 comments

  20. Ryan O'Reilly Get Video Bombed by Nathan MacKinnnon After OT Game-Winner

    The Colorado Avalanche had a rare opportunity in overtime against the Phoenix Coyotes on Thursday night, as they had two different power plays during the 4-on-4...

    Default-user-icon-comment Written by Jackie Shepard about 10 months ago 50 reads 0 comments

  21. Avalanche Taking Part in Movember

    Colorado Avalanche players are doing their part to change the face of men's health as they've been growing out moustaches this month for Movember...

    Alexandra Irving Written by Alexandra Irving about 10 months ago 35 reads 0 comments

  22. Stastny Keeps Climbing in Franchise Record Book

    Alexandra Irving Written by Alexandra Irving about 10 months ago 18 reads 0 comments

  23. Nathan MacKinnon Dazzling Avs Teammates, Including Host J.S. Giguere

    In the autumn of 1995, the franchise was born, and "The Franchise" was born. The Quebec Nordiques moved to Denver after the 1994-95 NHL season — and the Colorado Avalanche came to life that fall...

    Noah Jampol Written by Noah Jampol about 10 months ago 56 reads 0 comments

  24. Video: PHT Extra — Are the Avs Getting a Reality Check?

    The Colorado Avalanche rode some hot goaltending and surprisingly strong play to become one of the surprises of the early 2013-14 season...

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  25. Hejda Rejuvenating Himself with Avalanche

    Alexandra Irving Written by Alexandra Irving about 10 months ago 13 reads 0 comments