There have been a lot of changes to the Colorado Avalanche in the last few years but how Mark Barberio feels about being in Denver best exemplifies what it means to be an Av today.
A.J. Haefele was born in Aurora, Colorado, raised in Katy, Texas and is the Colorado Avalanche beat reporter for DNVR. AJ helped launch the network back in 2015 and has filled roles as a team leader and Editor-In- Chief, along with co-hosting the DNVR draft podcasts along with his other duties. You can hear him every weekday on the DNVR Avalanche podcast.