1. Parenteau Says Avs Didn't Have a Plan for Him

    One of the more intriguing trades of the offseason saw somewhat-underrated forward P.A. Parenteau get traded from the Colorado Avalanche to the Montreal Canadiens for “clutch” but often-criticized forward Daniel Briere...

    Benjamin Zweiman Written by Benjamin Zweiman about 1 month ago 1,226 reads 0 comments

  2. Sakic Praises Iginla's Leadership in Discussing Avs' Acquisition

    After the breakthrough 2013-14 season, the Colorado Avalanche saw younger/prime-year players leave town in favor of grizzled veterans, including Jarome Iginla.....

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  3. Avs Re-Up with Elliott, Carey and Stollery

    The Colorado Avalanche agreed to terms with three RFAs on Wednesday — none of which were, much to some fans' chagrin, named Ryan O'Reilly...

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  4. Semyon Varlamov Suffers Minor Ankle Injury in Switzerland

    Michael Roth, a journalist in Switzerland, Tweeted today about an injury to Avs goalie Semyon Varlamov at Francois Allaire's summer hockey camp in the town of Verbier...

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  5. Is the Avs–O'Reilly Relationship Beyond Repair?

    Ryan O'Reilly and the Colorado Avalanche seem like they're on a crash course toward what could be a very contentious salary arbitration session, but the Denver Post's Adrian Dater wonders how much a one or two-year deal might really resolve...

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  6. Conner Bleackley Meets Denver Media

    You might expect to read a story here about Conner Bleackley's grand celebration the day after the Avalanche made him the No. 23 pick in last week's 2014 NHL Draft...

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  7. Avs Prospect Chris Bigras Still Hoping to Make NHL Leap

    Don't call it a setback. Chris Bigras' NHL career, once thought to be on the fast track, now is more likely to progress at a more conventional pace. To make it as a defenseman full time in the NHL before the age of 20 is rare, and Bigras is only 19..

    Benjamin Zweiman Written by Benjamin Zweiman about 1 month ago 301 reads 0 comments

  8. Patrick Roy: This Season's Colorado Avalanche Could Be Better

    After watching the offseason moves made by the Colorado Avalanche , coach Patrick Roy believes his team may be better now than the one that finished first in the Central Division last season...

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  9. Ryan O'Reilly, Avs Likely Headed to Arbitration After Talks Falter

    Negotiations toward a new, long-term contract between the Avalanche and left wing Ryan O'Reilly proved fruitless, so the parties are headed to arbitration on July 23, an NHL source said...

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  10. Avalanche Won't Repeat Stastny Situation

    Joe Sakic and Patrick Roy have learned their lesson. I'm convinced they never again will allow a coveted player to remain with the team beyond the trading deadline if he can be an unrestricted free agent on July 1...

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  11. Maxim Noreau Signed by Avalanche to Two-Year, $1.25 Million Contract

    The Avalanche looked to the Swiss League for more defensive depth Monday, signing journeyman defender Maxim Noreau to a two-year, $1.25 million contract. He will make $625,000 each year of the deal...

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  12. Iginla Optimistic He'll Finally Win Cup with Avs

    Jarome Iginla knows he's running out of time to win the Stanley Cup. It was what motivated Iginla to push the Calgary Flames to trade him to Pittsburgh and when that didn't work ...

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  13. Jarome Iginla Hopes to Follow in Ray Bourque's Avalanche Footsteps

    He comes to Colorado via Boston , in search of his first Stanley Cup after nearly two decades in the NHL . He is considered one of the game's classiest players, which makes it hard not to root for him as a sentimental favorite...

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  14. Avalanche Almost Trade Trade with Pittsburgh at NHL Draft

    Interesting video above, courtesy of the Nashville Predators . In a draft-day in-house video about what it was like for GM David Poile on the floor of the Wells Fargo Center, Poile ...

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  15. Joe Sakic Confident Colorado Avalanche Met Needs with Additions

    DENVER -- Despite losing free agent Paul Stastny to the Central Division rival St. Louis Blues , Joe Sakic believes the Colorado Avalanche are better than they were when they lost to the Minnesota Wild in their Western Conference First Round series..

    Benjamin Zweiman Written by Benjamin Zweiman about 2 months ago 294 reads 0 comments

  16. Will Jarome Iginla Signing Prevent a 2014-15 Letdown for Colorado Avalanche?

    One way or the other, summer seemed certain to usher in change in Denver. With a number of high-profile pending free agents and a desire to continue improving the team after a tremendously ...

    Jonathan Willis Written by Jonathan Willis about 2 months ago 11,723 reads 45 comments

  17. Avalanche Sign F Jesse Winchester

    The Avalanche added some depth to the team in Jesse Winchester, a 30-yr-old forward with five years of NHL experience. It's a one-way, two-year deal for $900,000 per year...

    Zachary Petersel Written by Zachary Petersel about 2 months ago 181 reads 0 comments

  18. Jarome Iginla to Avalanche: Latest Contract Details, Analysis and Reaction

    On the first day of NHL free agency, right winger Jarome Iginla reached an agreement with the Colorado Avalanche as his pursuit of the Stanley Cup continues...

    Tim Daniels Written by Tim Daniels about 2 months ago 17,589 reads 17 comments

  19. Avs extend Nick Holden: 3 years, $4.95M

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  20. Avalanche Acquires Brad Stuart

    The Colorado Avalanche Hockey Club announced today that the team has acquired defenseman Brad Stuart from the San Jose Sharks in exchange for a second-round selection in the 2016 NHL Draft and a sixth-round choice in the 2017 NHL Draft...

    Zachary Petersel Written by Zachary Petersel about 2 months ago 944 reads 0 comments

  21. Avalanche Sign Ex-Panthers F Jesse Wincheser to 2-Year Deal

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  22. Report: Stastny, Avalanche Can't Complete a Deal

    The start of NHL free agency tomorrow could prove interesting, with Paul Stastny now destined for the open market.....

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  23. Daniel Briere Traded to Avalanche for P.A. Parenteau

    P.A. Parenteau was always a goner when this season ended. On May 12, I speculated heavily that he'd be dealt before the next season and today that happened, with P.A. going to Montreal for 36-year-old, 5-foot-9 forward Daniel Briere...

    Zachary Petersel Written by Zachary Petersel about 2 months ago 427 reads 0 comments

  24. Avalanche Acquires Center Daniel Briere

    The Colorado Avalanche announced today that the club has acquired forward Daniel Briere in exchange for forward PA Parenteau and a fifth-round pick in the 2015 NHL Draft...

    Zachary Petersel Written by Zachary Petersel about 2 months ago 3,039 reads 0 comments

  25. Bonjour, au revior: Habs trade Briere to Avs forParenteau

    Montreal and Colorado have flipped veteran French-Canadian forwards, with Daniel Briere going to the Avs in exchange for P.A. Parenteau...

    Zachary Petersel Written by Zachary Petersel about 2 months ago 407 reads 0 comments