Avalanche: With Landeskog, MacKinnon and Rantanen, Colorado’s Future is Bright

If you’re betting on offence, bet on the Colorado Avalanche. Their top line is the best top line in hockey right now. Nathan MacKinnon, Mikko Rantanen and Gabriel Landeskog are fuelling the attack for the impressive Avalanche, who have 41 goals scored in a dozen games. Colorado will open November against the Flames and theyContinue reading “Avalanche: With Landeskog, MacKinnon and Rantanen, Colorado’s Future is Bright”

Avalanche: Colorado’s Trending in the Right Direction

The Colorado Avalanche have been steadily edging forward season by season, trusting in a good set of young players and a solid system. Under head coach Jared Bednar’s tutelage, the club has snarled through the standings. In 2017-2018, they finished with 95 points – a full 47 more than the previous outing. What’s more, theContinue reading “Avalanche: Colorado’s Trending in the Right Direction”

2017-2018 Season Preview: Colorado Avalanche

There’s nowhere to go but up for the Colorado Avalanche. The club finished 2016-2017 in last place, collecting just 22 wins and finishing last in scoring and goals allowed. Colorado general manager Joe Sakic got on the ball and has been making some big changes in the off-season, which seems like the only reasonable response.Continue reading “2017-2018 Season Preview: Colorado Avalanche”