1. 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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  2. 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 3 months ago 427 reads 0 comments

  3. 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 3 months ago 47 reads 0 comments

  4. 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 3 months ago 63 reads 0 comments

  5. 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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  6. 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...

    Noah Jampol Written by Noah Jampol about 3 months ago 118 reads 0 comments

  7. 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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  8. 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 ...

    Benjamin Zweiman Written by Benjamin Zweiman about 3 months ago 49 reads 0 comments

  9. Paul Stastny Reminds Colorado Avalanche That He's Clearly a Keeper

    He is the longest-serving active player on the Avalanche , even though he's been traded about 7,185 times on hockey rumor websites...

    Benjamin Zweiman Written by Benjamin Zweiman about 3 months ago 110 reads 0 comments

  10. Tyson Barrie Again Delivers Late for Colorado Avalanche

    Avalanche defenseman Tyson Barrie — listed at 5-foot-10 and 190 pounds — never is going to be known for dislodging power forwards from in front of the net, or for other high-impact physical work in the defensive zone...

    Drew Morita Written by Drew Morita about 3 months ago 40 reads 0 comments

  11. Hochman: How Patrick Roy's Outburst in Season's First Game Set the Tone

    He was in the eye of the storm — and was, really, the eye of the storm. Cameraman John Almering, watching and recording Patrick Roy's first game as the Avalanche coach, was ...

    Zachary Petersel Written by Zachary Petersel about 3 months ago 81 reads 0 comments

  12. Avs Beat Wild in Game 1 on Late Comeback

    By now, I should have known better right? I literally had my finger just over the button to push “send” on a story that would tell the sad news of the Avalanche 's first playoff game against Minnesota...

    Eric Drobny Written by Eric Drobny about 3 months ago 757 reads 0 comments

  13. Video: Stastny Scores Game-Winning One-Timer

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  14. Video: Stastny Scores Late to Send Avalanche-Wild to OT

    The San Jose Sharks opened up a three-goal lead over their adversaries, the L.A. Kings , in the first period of Game 1 of their Western Conference series – thanks to a pair of goals in the final minute...

    Varoon Bose Written by Varoon Bose about 3 months ago 406 reads 0 comments

  15. Joe Sakic, Patrick Roy Rebuilt Colorado Avalanche for Stanley Cup Playoffs

    Joe Sakic had one goal in mind when he accepted the position as Colorado Avalanche executive vice president of hockey operations in May: Bring the franchise back to the elite status it had when he twice won the Stanley Cup as captain...

    Zachary Petersel Written by Zachary Petersel about 3 months ago 296 reads 0 comments

  16. Avs Goalie Semyon Varlamov's Transformation the Fruit of Hard Work

    Semyon Varlamov has seemingly come out of nowhere to become a top goalie this season. But there was a reason the Washington Capitals used a first-round pick to draft him in 2006 when ...

    Jack Dale Written by Jack Dale about 3 months ago 41 reads 0 comments

  17. Stanley Cup Odds: Colorado Avalanche 14-1 Chance to Win, Vegas Says

    The Avalanche will take Monday off and begin to prepare for Thursday's Game 1 against the Minnesota Wild at the Pepsi Center. The latest injury updates are in this Terry Frei blog post...

    Drew Morita Written by Drew Morita about 3 months ago 36 reads 0 comments

  18. Report: Duchene to Miss at Least First Two Games of Avalanche-Wildseries

    It looks like the Colorado Avalanche will be without their leading scorer Matt Duchene for at least the first two games of their opening-round series against the Minnesota Wild , according to The Denver Post...

    Drew Morita Written by Drew Morita about 3 months ago 26 reads 0 comments

  19. Erik Johnson Excited for First Playoff Series

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  20. X-Factor: Rookie MacKinnon Could Be Avs' Go-To Guy

    The Colorado Avalanche could be without their top forward, the guy who was considered a Hart Trophy candidate early in the season, for the entire first round of the 2014 Stanley Cup Playoffs...

    Drew Morita Written by Drew Morita about 3 months ago 36 reads 0 comments

  21. Why the Avalanche Will Win the Stanley Cup

    Patrick Roy's incredible resume as a Hall of Fame hockey player includes twice leading an NHL team on an unexpected run to capture the Stanley Cup and twice helping the Colorado Avalanche to win the NHL's coveted championship trophy...

    Drew Morita Written by Drew Morita about 3 months ago 34 reads 0 comments

  22. Avalanche Farm Report: April 15

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  23. Joe Sakic Draws Parallel Between Current Avs, Nordiques of His Youth

    The excitement in Joe Sakic's voice was just as well expressed on his face. The former Avalanche captain, now the team's executive vice president of hockey operations, is jazzed about the team being in the playoffs again...

    Benjamin Zweiman Written by Benjamin Zweiman about 3 months ago 42 reads 0 comments

  24. Pressing Question: Are the Avs for Real?

    The Colorado Avalanche went from being second worst team in the NHL to Central Division champions in the span of just one season...

    James Wrabel Written by James Wrabel about 3 months ago 55 reads 0 comments

  25. Colorado Avalanche Transform into Cup Contender in a Season for the Ages

    "Some guys are more worried about their Vegas trip at the end of the season than playing the games. Quite frankly, I don't care about your Vegas trip right now... It's embarrassing...

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