Paul Stastny and Jamie McGinn scored goals 13 seconds apart and the Colorado Avalanche snapped a nine-game losing streak to Nashville with a 6-5 win over the Predators in a Monday matinee.
From illness to injuries, the Colorado Avalanche just can’t stay healthy early in this lockout-shortened season.
After 27 hours of exhausting travel as he made his way from Italy to Denver, Matt Duchene was ready for only one thing – hockey.
Johnson led all Avalanche defensemen last season with 26 points in 73 games.
The Colorado Avalanche gave coach Joe Sacco a two-year extension even in the wake of the team missing the postseason for a second straight season.
Erik Johnson has been successful at DU. This year his team has 17 wins. But Johnson isn’t the same person he was when he arrived four years ago. In May of 2010, Johnson’s 4-year-old son Davis died.
It’s not too early for the Colorado Avalanche to start thinking about playoff positioning.
Cody McLeod and Erik Johnson both scored their first goals of the season, and Jean-Sebastian Giguere had 25 saves as the Colorado Avalanche beat the Washington Capitals 2-1 on Saturday night for their fifth straight home victory.
When Colorado Avalanche defenseman Erik Johnson was playing youth hockey in Minnesota, the kids wore “STOP” signs on the back of their jerseys to discourage dangerous hits.
Colorado Avalanche defenseman Erik Johnson stopped by CBS4 studios for interview on Sunday. CBS4’s Vic Lombardi’s first question was about Johnson’s size. He’s no small man — he stands 6-foot-4 and weighs 232 pounds.