A two-point night for Cale Makar tops Quinn Hughes and the Avs come out ahead of the Vancouver Canucks thanks to goals from Nichushkin, Drouin, Tufte, and Rantanen. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=27ZDnbnrjlw
With Erik Johnson out the Avalanche will need to pick up a defenseman at the trade deadline. Could they Target Luke Schenn from the Vancouver Canucks? Would he be a good fit for the Avalanche blueline? The DNVR crew dives into Schenn as a potential option. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=V4-ElL-JpCM&feature=youtu.be
Wins are starting to look routine, getting the usual scoring from players like Mikko Rantanen and Val Nichushkin in your top six is a solid base. Add in-depth scoring from Andrew Cogliano and Brad Hunt and you’ve got something cooking. Back it up with a rock-solid goalie performance from Alexandar Georgiev and that’s a W. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=vgCMJ_OjKk8
The Avalanche seem to have finally hit their boiling point in an implosion loss to the Vancouver Canucks. It’s plain for everyone to see that it needs to be better. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=BzXslKWQLuo
There’s always a fun vibe in the air when you’re at Ball Arena for a Colorado Avalanche game the night before a major holiday. I can’t really describe it, but it’s kind of like the energy that everyone had for a “last day of school” assembly. Add in the fact that the Avs were coming into their matchup with the…...
In the quickly changing landscape of the Pacific division, Alberta looks to be in the driver’s seat but which teams are in the playoff picture? Can the California teams be relevant or will we see the younger teams take a step? https://youtu.be/cO0VEDgpAUo
With the Avs big stars finally having a night where they just can’t find the back of the net it exposes just how little impact the bottom six has on the offensive side of the puck. https://youtu.be/7u–CeF4Wls
When Colorado Avalanche head coach Jared Bedar spoke after morning skate earlier today, he mentioned that it was good for the Avs to have a stretch of games against teams that are still fighting for a playoff spot. “It’s a fun time of year,” Bednar said. “Edmonton, right? They’re three, four into the playoffs, three or four points from being…...
Welcome to the newest weekly installment that I’ll be bringing you only right here on theDNVR.com ahead of the weekend. I’ve gotten to know someone over the last several years who I would consider to be somewhat of a gambling expert, and we spend a lot of time discussing the NHL. No, not just because I’m desperately trying to win…...
The Avs finally win a game that doesn’t qualify as a blowout, and while it was full of flaws the Avs completed the job they were tasked with and now sit on a winning streak. https://youtu.be/qZKTT5rWdIs
The Avs finally played to the best of their ability…without Nathan MacKinnon. An easy victory is exactly what doctor dubs ordered but this needs to be the start of something more for Colorado. https://youtu.be/F6ptlaOk0PY
The injuries catching up with the Avs was inevitable, this game was a reality check. https://youtu.be/alEJbKJDHzc
The three best Avs from an offensive affair of a loss to the Vancouver Canucks. https://youtu.be/Rh-s2wLmv4w
There are a whole lot of things more important than two points and health is pretty high on that list. https://youtu.be/enUdLfMKu8A