The Avs came out on top of the WIld in what will likely be the wackiest game of the season, with bounces, penalties, and plays that make absolutely no sense. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=712jUpjQYsk
The Avs look poised to dominate the Central division for a third straight year but have any of the other teams closed the gap? And who will win the Connor Bedard sweepstakes? https://youtu.be/DrNse8Yv9W8
No one should care about the result of this hockey game but they should care about the steps Alex Newhook is taking toward becoming the Avs permanent 2C, as well as other solid performances in the game. https://youtu.be/PcTKrpRd7HI
Well, folks, we made it. The regular season is officially behind us, and what a regular season it was for the Colorado Avalanche. Now, we are staring down the emotional rollercoaster that is the Stanley Cup Playoffs. For the first time since the 2018-2019 season, the Colorado Avalanche completed an 82-game schedule, and boy oh boy did it feel like...
For the first time in a while, it felt like the Avs found a way to lose a hockey game they should have won. With critical defensive mistakes and terribly timed penalties, this is one where the issues are obvious. https://youtu.be/pfnW87q92yA
The Avs entered today’s early-evening tilt in Minnesota in sort of an odd spot in their season. The teams on their schedule are predominantly playoff teams fighting for seeding or for a playoff spot at all. It isn’t a soft spot against weaker competition by any means. With that in mind, the Avs are missing several players who will be...
A game that’s hard to feel comfortable about still ultimately ended in an Avalanche win. With a bit of controversy on both sides, the Avs and Pavel Francouz deserve credit for getting the job done. https://youtu.be/v_7Io0fTtIs
Whew. Ok. That one was a doozy. The MLK Day matinee saw the Colorado Avalanche win what turned out to be a throwback Avs-Wild rivalry game by outlasting the Minnesota Wild 4-3 in a shootout. The story of today should be that we saw a really fun, classic hockey game between two teams that have a history of really not...
A four point night from Gabe Landeskog made it easy for the Avs to get back to .500 against Minnesota. As the Avs continue to make progress playing better hockey, key pieces are coming into form. https://youtu.be/ZDBeJ469gfA
Something a little bit different since that game wasn’t really worth talking about. The Avs top five producers are truly something to behold. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=QmAsI0E8jqo
The Colorado Avalanche point streak can’t be stopped by heading out on the road as they take down the Minnesota Wild finding yet another new style of win. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Gma8BdIKbeY
The Avs have torn through the weaker competition in the west and stamp off on it with the destruction of the Minnesota Wild. https://youtu.be/rsZuiFSCXPU
On a night that saw the return of Cale Makar and Bowen Byram it was Mikko Rantanen once again proving he has earned a seat at the table of the elite. https://youtu.be/3XGaU5hxbvk
The Avs managed to beat themselves once again as the final score suggests. Even with the ugliness in this game, the Avs had opportunities to win and once they tighten up it’s not hard to see them going on the warpath. https://youtu.be/CjgA4zhzJjY
9-6-1 through 16 games? Stanley Cup contender? Are we sure? Following an embarrassing 6-2 loss on home ice to the Minnesota Wild, the Avs fell to sixth place in the West Division. The loss was the first time the Avs have lost two straight games this season. Nathan MacKinnon was scoreless for the second straight game and third time in...
The NHL announced Thursday night’s game between the Avalanche and Minnesota Wild is postponed after five Wild players tested positive for COVID-19. The league released the following statement: The National Hockey League announced that as a result of five additional Minnesota Wild Players being added today to the NHL’s COVID Protocol Related Absence List, the team’s games will be postponed...
Despite being down five skaters the Colorado Avalanche found a way to beat the Minnesota Wild at their own game, leaning on depth scoring and goaltending to do the job. https://youtu.be/nDiVkxdW9rA
The Avs come up short in overtime in part two of a back to back against the Wild, but the far bigger concern is Nathan MacKinnon’s injury status. https://youtu.be/yPY624ru9Wo
The full power of Colorado’s offensive ability was on display as they simply outmatched the Minnesota Wild in the first game of the series. Production from all four lines leads to a blowout. https://youtu.be/CE3LArE9swg
It’s been a wild 24 hours for Greg Pateryn, who woke up this morning with news from the league that he was being fined $5,000 for a cross-checking incident in last night’s game against the Anaheim Ducks. Now, Pateryn is riding the Avs team bus solo from Anaheim to Los Angeles as he and Ian Cole are swapping spots after...