Colorado Avalanche general manager Joe Sakic says it’s still his desire to sign Ryan O’Reilly to a long-term contract before the start of next season.
The Colorado Avalanche will use San Antonio as their top minor league team beginning next season.
No one really expected the Colorado Avalanche would duplicate the 112 points they had last season, but at the same time no one really expected the Avs would go from first to worst in the Central Division.
Patrick Roy’s beard, spotted with copious amounts of gray, is in full playoff mode. That’s unlike his team as the Colorado Avalanche missed the postseason for a fourth time in five seasons.
The Colorado Avalanche have sent forwards Maxime Talbot and Paul Carey to the Boston Bruins for forward Jordan Caron and the Bruins’ sixth-round pick next year.
If the Avs are able to make a successful playoff push these are the likely players whose nicknames you’ll be using frequently in water cooler conversations about the team.
The Colorado Avalanche will host their first NHL outdoor game at Coors Field next season.
Forsberg is the sixth Avalanche player to go into hockey’s Hall of Fame. He joined Joe Sakic, Patrick Roy, Ray Bourque, Jari Kurri and Rob Blake, who was also inducted Monday night in Toronto.
Colorado Avalanche greats Rob Blake and Peter Forsberg are the newest members of the Hockey Hall of Fame.
These days, Mr. Big Shot has become Mr. Soccer Dad. Retirement is definitely agreeing with Chauncey Billups.