1. O'Reilly Scores in OT, Lift Avalanche over Flyers

    Ryan O'Reilly scored at 4:40 of overtime and the Colorado Avalanche rallied to beat the Philadelphia Flyers 4-3 to end a two-game skid...

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  2. Colorado Avalanche Aims to Fix Ailing Offense

    It's a riddle wrapped in stick tape inside an Avalanche jersey. Colorado's high-powered, super-charged offense can't score...

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  3. Avalanche Will Rely on Goalie Semyon Varlamov the Rest of the Way

    Despite all its young firepower and speedy scoring prowess, the Avalanche last season stood as surprise winner of the Central Division due in large part to the play of its veteran goaltender...

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  4. Postgame: Roy Not Impressed with Brodeur's 16-Save Shutout

    Maybe this is what Avalanche fans were looking for. Patrick Roy calls his top guys out after a lackluster 3-0 loss against the Blues .....

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  5. Erik Johnson Having a Career Year for Avalanche

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  6. Avs' Patrick Roy Sends Calvin Pickard Back to Lake Erie

    Calvin Pickard's remarkable rookie run met an end Sunday when the Avalanche dropped the 22-year-old goaltender back to the minor leagues...

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  7. Avalanche Loses at Home to Blackhawks, Ending Six-Game Points Streak

    Having played its best hockey of the season entering Saturday's game against the visiting Chicago Blackhawks , the Avalanche didn't compress the brakes. But the breaks didn't go the Avs' way in high-paced, end-to-end affair at the Pepsi Center...

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  8. VIDEO: Avalanche's MacKinnon Snaps Goal Drought with Great Individual...

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  9. Avs Ultimately Plan on Sending Pickard Back to AHL

    The Colorado Avalanche plan on keeping Calvin Pickard around through the Christmas holiday, but eventually he'll return to the AHL, the Denver Post reports...

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  10. Semyon Varlamov Returns to Post Shutout as the Avs Blow out St. Louis

    The Avalanche 's best period of the season was supported by an even better one Tuesday night, and heading into the third against the St...

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  11. Avs' Bordeleau out 8-10 Weeks with Fractured Kneecap

    As if missing Colorado 's first 32 games after undergoing offseason back surgery wasn't trying enough for fourth-liner Patrick Bordeleau, now he's got a fractured knee cap and will be out another 8-10 weeks...

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  12. Morning Skate Report: Dec. 23

    Goaltender Semyon Varlamov will return to the Colorado Avalanche lineup for this evening's game against the St. Louis Blues after missing the last six contests with a groin injury...

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  13. Semyon Varlamov Back in Net for Avs; Patrick Bordeleau out 8-10 Weeks

    Rookie goalie sensation Calvin Pickard will remain with the Avalanche through Christmas and is scheduled to start Saturday against the visiting Chicago Blackhawks .....

    Robert Piva Written by Robert Piva about 4 months ago 31 reads 0 comments

  14. Return of Semyon Varlamov Means the End of a Rookie's Run

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  15. Postgame: Calvin Pickard Backstops 2-1 Win at Detroit

    lease see the previous blog about the Avalanche goaltending situation. After this 2-1 win at Detroit , Calvin Pickard has established himself as one of the NHL 's best goaltenders or just one of the luckiest...

    Kyle Brown Written by Kyle Brown about 4 months ago 47 reads 0 comments

  16. Pickard Makes One Last Bid to Stay, Beats Wings in Nine-Round SO

    Drew Morita Written by Drew Morita about 4 months ago 45 reads 0 comments

  17. Roy: 95 Percent Chance Varlamov Will Return Tuesday

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  18. Colorado Avalanche Cruises to 5-1 Victory at Buffalo Sabres

    BUFFALO, N.Y. — Promoting Max Talbot to Matt Duchene's line and putting John Mitchell between wingers Alex Tanguay and Jarome Iginla didn't lead to an onslaught of Avalanche goals Saturday night...

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  19. Tanguay's 3 Points Give Avs Edge on Sabres

    The Avalanche offense found its much-missed mojo against the struggling Sabres . Tanguay, Mitchell, and Johnson all finished with multiple points and Cal Pickard played another outstanding 60 minutes in the team's 5-1 victory...

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  20. Mitchell Scores on Return from IR

    Alex Tanguay recorded two goals and an assist while Jarome Iginla set up three tallies as visiting Colorado won for only the second time in eight games......

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  21. Tanguay Scores 2, Avalanche Beat Sabres 5-1

    BUFFALO, N.Y. -- Alex Tanguay scored twice, Calvin Pickard made 28 saves and the Colorado Avalanche beat the Buffalo Sabres 5-1 on Saturday night. .....

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  22. Mitchell (Leg) Officially Activated off IR

    John Mitchell officially activated from injured reserve list. He will be in the #Avs lineup for tonight's game...

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  23. Patrick Bordeleau Back with Avs After 'Frustrating' Recovery

    Patrick Bordeleau is back with the Avalanche — after he was activated from injured reserve on Tuesday — but he'll remain a healthy scratch for the time being.....

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  24. Change Can Become Fine Line for the Avalanche

    Looking at a game slipping away against the Winnipeg Jets last week, Avalanche coach Patrick Roy twisted his lineup with a late change. He paired two of Colorado's oldest players — and it paid immediate dividends...

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  25. Avs Ready for Mumps on Road to Pittsburgh

    An additional, microscopic worry might weigh on the Avalanche when the team travels to Pittsburgh for a Thursday game against the Penguins .....

    Robert Piva Written by Robert Piva about 4 months ago 58 reads 0 comments