Avalanche: Acquisitions of Saad, Toews Make Team Deeper

The Colorado Avalanche had goals going into the off-season and pretty much accomplished all of them, locking up a second line forward and a top four defenceman without breaking a sweat. Brandon Saad, acquired in a trade with Chicago, and Devon Toews certainly fit the bill for Colorado and give them that little extra something.Continue reading “Avalanche: Acquisitions of Saad, Toews Make Team Deeper”

Avalanche: Colorado Wins Again, Forces Game Seven Against Stars

Needless to say, the Colorado Avalanche are rolling right now. They blew open the doors on their series with a Game Six win Wednesday, forcing a Game Seven against the Dallas Stars for Friday night in Edmonton. Colorado took Game Six by a final score of 4-1, tying the series as three games each. TheyContinue reading “Avalanche: Colorado Wins Again, Forces Game Seven Against Stars”

2020 Stanley Cup Playoff Preview: Colorado Avalanche vs. Dallas Stars

The second round of the 2020 Stanley Cup Playoffs is looming and that means the Colorado Avalanche and Dallas Stars will face off Saturday for Game One of their series. The Stars won’t even get a practice day before facing the Avalanche, who’re on a mandated day off to Commonwealth Stadium in Edmonton. They justContinue reading “2020 Stanley Cup Playoff Preview: Colorado Avalanche vs. Dallas Stars”

Avalanche: Cale Makar is the NHL’s Rookie of the Month

Colorado Avalanche defenceman Cale Makar has been making a name for himself with his dazzling play in the Queen City of the Plains and now he’s been named the NHL’s Rookie of the Month for November. In 14 games last month, the 21-year-old from Calgary collected seven goals and 16 points to lead all rookies.Continue reading “Avalanche: Cale Makar is the NHL’s Rookie of the Month”

2019-2020 Season Preview: Colorado Avalanche

The Colorado Avalanche will take to 2019-2020 fresh and full of confidence from their impressive 2018-2019 run, which saw them douse the Calgary Flames in five games in the first round of the playoffs. Sure, the Avalanche ran into the San Jose Sharks in the second round and lost in seven. But it was aContinue reading “2019-2020 Season Preview: Colorado Avalanche”