The Colorado Avalanche will be without top defenseman Erik Johnson for three to eight weeks due to a knee injury.
There was actually a little bit more to the year in sports in Colorado than the Broncos. Not much more, but a little.
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.
The Colorado Avalanche say goaltender Semyon Varlamov is day-to-day after re-aggravating a groin injury and that defenseman Ryan Wilsonwill undergo season-ending shoulder surgery.
Matt Duchene’s tiebreaking goal in the third period powered the Colorado Avalanche to a 3-2 win over the New Jersey Devils on Saturday night.
The New York Rangers seemed to be on their way to another home win after a sluggish start.
The Colorado Avalanche had other ideas, and now has something to be happy about during a frustrating road trip.
The Colorado Avalanche have placed goaltender Semyon Varlamov on injured reserve with a groin ailment.
Being outdoors in Colorado in the winter can be chilly and it can be snowy, and it’s just for these reasons that the NHL should award the Avalanche an outdoor game next season.
Darcy Kuemper doesn’t really want to be in net when the high-scoring Colorado Avalanche finally break out of their offensive funk.
Coach Patrick Roy is hoping to see a different team — one resembling the squad that captured the Central Division last season — on the ice Saturday night for the home-opener against the Wild.