Avalanche Trim 4 Players From RosterThe Colorado Avalanche reduced its roster to 26 on Wednesday after assigning three players to the American Hockey League and releasing a free agent.
Varlamov Ready To Put Olympic Bummer Behind HimWhen Semyon Varlamov was yanked in Russia's final hockey game at the Sochi Olympics after allowing three goals in 15 shots, the shock wave was felt 6,269 miles away in Denver.
Avalanche Pound Sabres 7-1Nathan MacKinnon had a goal and two assists, Jamie McGinn had two goals and an assist, and Colorado beat the Buffalo Sabres 7-1 on Saturday.
McGinn's OT Goal Lifts Avalanche Over Kings 1-0Nothing bothered Seymon Varlamov when the Colorado Avalanche goalie shut out the Los Angeles Kings.
Landeskog Leads Avalanche Over Canadiens 4-1Gabriel Landeskog had a goal and assisted on rookie Nathan MacKinnon's go-ahead score, and the Avalanche beat the Montreal Canadiens 4-1 Saturday night for their second six-game winning streak of the young season.