1. The Owners Have Been Exposed

    Over the last year, there have been four lockouts in major professional sports. Last year, the National Football League locked out its players, but were able to reach a collective bargaining agreement before any regular season games were lost...

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  2. Why Broncos Fans Should Actually Be Encouraged by Peyton Manning's Performance

    Three interceptions in his first three drives in just eight pass attempts. Not what you would expect from Peyton Manning . Nor should you...

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  3. Breaking Down the Denver Broncos' Captains

    Although it's not as celebrated as it is in the National Hockey League, since 2007, NFL teams have incorporated the captains' "C" patches for their appointed on-field leaders...

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  4. Gabriel Landeskog Becomes the Youngest Captain in NHL History

    Less than two weeks before the current collective bargaining agreement expires on September 15th, and with the dark prospect of another NHL lockout looming, Colorado Avalanche fans got some surprising news today...

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  5. Why John Elway Wasn't Lying When He Said, 'We Don't Have a Plan B'

    The Denver Broncos were unquestionably the talk of the NFL during the 2012 offseason. They landed the biggest free agent prize in the game, future Hall of Fame quarterback Peyton ...

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  6. Why the National Hockey League Must Not Lockout

    It seems like just yesterday that we lost an entire National Hockey League season to a lockout. The owners and players could not agree on a collective bargaining agreement and as a result, there was no 2004-05 NHL season...

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  7. 5 Impact Players for the Colorado Avalanche's 2012-13 Season

    At the conclusion of the 2011-2012 season, the Colorado Avalanche players, management and fans were unquestionably disappointed at the team's second consecutive season without a playoff berth...

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  8. NHL Free Agency: How the New-Look Wild Affect the Avalanche

    The Minnesota Wild got a gift on the Fourth of July in form of the biggest offensive and defensive prizes of the 2012 free agent pool. Coveted stars Zach Parise and Ryan Suter decided to return to their home state and play for the Minnesota Wild...

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  9. NHL Free Agency 2012: Where the Colorado Avalanche Stand

    Yesterday, the Colorado Avalanche locked up the guy who they hoped would be their cornerstone defenseman for years to come. According to the Mike Chambers of The Denver Post , Erik Johnson, the somewhat controversial former No...

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  10. Joe Sakic: Super Joe Gets the Well-Deserved Call to the Hall

    On June 26th, 2012 Joe Sakic was elected to the Hockey Hall of Fame. Sakic's induction was pretty much a slam dunk, and his resume and career accomplishments speak for themselves...

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  11. Breaking Down Matt Duchene's New Contract Extension

    When I first heard about Matt Duchene 's contract extension with the Colorado Avalanche this morning, my initial reaction was that I wished it would have been for more years and more money...

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  12. Colorado Avalanche: Reaction to the Avs' Free-Agent Signings Thus Far

    Colorado 's Greg Sherman has been a busy general manager over the past few days. With several players scheduled to become restricted or unrestricted free agents in less than a ...

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  13. 2012 Stanley Cup Finals Set: Who Will Hoist the Cup?

    If you say that you predicted a Devils-Kings Stanley Cup Finals at the beginning of the season or even the beginning of the playoffs, you're lying. That's what's great about the NHL playoffs...

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  14. Los Angeles Lakers: The Defense for Coach Mike Brown

    For a five-time NBA champion like Kobe Bryant , anything other than a championship ring at the end of the season is considered a failure. As well it should be...

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  15. Paul Stastny: Avalanche Mainstay or Trade Bait?

    Paul Stastny certainly has many ties to the city of Denver and the franchise for whom he plays. His father is Peter Stastny , a Hall of Famer for the Quebec Nordiques and the mentor to a young Joe Sakic...

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  16. Colorado Avalanche Re-Up Captain Milan Hejduk

    The captain will be back! After a subpar season that saw Milan Hejduk fail to score 20 goals for the first time in his career since his rookie season and the lowest point production ...

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  17. Colorado Avalanche: Gabriel Landeskog's Greatest Hits so Far

    Gabriel Landeskog will almost certainly get a trip out to Las Vegas in June for the NHL Awards, and may very well leave there with the 2012 Calder Trophy...

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  18. NHL Playoff Predictions 2012: 20 Impact Players

    With 2,460 regular season games in the books, the 2012 Stanley Cup Playoffs are finally here! Gone from last year's playoffs are the Montreal Canadiens, Tampa Bay Lightning and Buffalo Sabres in the Eastern Conference...

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  19. Colorado Avalanche: The Night Is Darkest Just Before the Dawn

    ...and I promise you, the dawn is coming. Last night was a tough one for Colorado Avalanche Nation. In a certain must-win game, the Avalanche could not get it done, as they fell 5-2 to the lowly Columbus Blue Jackets ...

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  20. Colorado Avalanche: 2.8 Percent Chance to Make Run at Stanley Cup

    According to Sports Club Stats, the Avs still have a 2.8 percent chance of making the playoffs , and while the odds are certainly not great, many "experts" picked the Avs to finish among the bottom in the NHL ...

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  21. Colorado Avalanche Coach Joe Sacco's Job Safe...For Now

    Adrian Dater of the Denver Post has just reported that the Colorado Avalanche will retain the services of General Manager/Executive Vice President & Alternate Governor Greg Sherman and Head Coach Joe Sacco heading into next season...

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  22. Colorado Avalanche: Homecoming at the Shark Tank

    Tonight will mark the return to San Jose for left winger Jamie McGinn. McGinn is a former second-round draft choice of the Sharks and played parts of his first four NHL seasons in northern California...

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  23. Colorado Avalanche: The Return of Joe Sacco's Doghouse

    The Colorado Avalanche battled back from a 3-0 deficit, but ultimately fell 3-2 to the Phoenix Coyotes last night in the desert...

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  24. Colorado Avalanche Head Coach Joe Sacco: 'Enough Is Enough' on Poor Officiating

    Those were the postgame comments of Colorado Avalanche head coach Joe Sacco after his team defeated the Calgary Flames and snapped the Avs' nine-game losing streak to the Flames...

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  25. Colorado Avalanche Try to Snap 9-Game Skid vs. Division Rival Flames

    Last week, the Colorado Avalanche embarked on a three game road trip out East to face three very tough opponents in Buffalo, New Jersey and New York...

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