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 will finish the season with three home games this week against teams that, unlike the Avs, still have something to play for.
Colorado Avalanche forward Gabriel Landeskog is only 22 and he’s already been captain of the team for three seasons. But he said he never stops learning.
The Colorado Avalanche will sit goaltender Semyon Varlamov on Tuesday night against Los Angeles after he injured his groin over the weekend.
The Colorado Avalanche will be without Nathan MacKinnon for at least six weeks after the speedy forward broke his foot, the team announced Friday.
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.
What’s going on with the Avs this season? After such a successful 2013-14 regular season, 2014-15 has been a whole different story.
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 be without top defenseman Erik Johnson for three to eight weeks due to a knee injury.