Patrick Roy

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Top 10 Colorado Sports Stories Of 2014

There was actually a little bit more to the year in sports in Colorado than the Broncos. Not much more, but a little.

12/18/2014

2014 Hockey Hall of Fame inductees (l-r) Peter Forsberg, Dominik Hasek, and Rob Blake take part in the Hall blazer presentation prior to the Legends Classic Game at the Air Canada Centre on November 16, 2014 in Toronto, Canada.  (Photo by Bruce Bennett/Getty Images)

Forsberg Proud, Humbled By Hall Of Fame Induction

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.

11/20/2014

Semyon Varlamov of the Colorado Avalanche defends the goal against the Minnesota Wild in Game 2 of the 2014 NHL Stanley Cup Playoffs at Pepsi Center on April 19, 2014. (credit: Doug Pensinger/Getty Images)

Semyon Varlamov Day-To-Day With Groin Injury

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.

11/18/2014

Matt Duchene #9 of the Colorado Avalanche celebrates his game winning goal with his teamates against Cory Schneider #35 of the New Jersey Devils during their game at the Prudential Center on November 15, 2014 in Newark, New Jersey.  (Photo by Al Bello/Getty Images)

Duchene Leads Avalanche Over Devils 3-2

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.

11/15/2014

NEW YORK, NY - NOVEMBER 13: The Colorado Avalanche celebrate a goal by Matt Duchene #9 (R) at 15:09 of the first period against the New York Rangers at Madison Square Garden on November 13, 2014 in New York City.  (Photo by Bruce Bennett/Getty Images)

MacKinnon Scores Tying Goal, Lifts Avs In Shootout

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.

11/13/2014

Semyon Varlamov of the Colorado Avalanche defends the goal against the Minnesota Wild in Game 2 of the 2014 NHL Stanley Cup Playoffs at Pepsi Center on April 19, 2014. (credit: Doug Pensinger/Getty Images)

Avalanche Place Varlamov On Injured Reserve

The Colorado Avalanche have placed goaltender Semyon Varlamov on injured reserve with a groin ailment.

10/16/2014

Fans cheer at the 2014 Coors Light NHL Stadium Series game between the Chicago Blackhawks and the Pittsburgh Penguins at Soldier Field on March 1, 2014 in Chicago. (credit: Brian Kersey/Getty Images)

7 Reasons Why The Avalanche Should Get An Outdoor Game Next Season

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.

10/16/2014

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Wild Shut Out Avs Again, 3-0

Darcy Kuemper doesn’t really want to be in net when the high-scoring Colorado Avalanche finally break out of their offensive funk.

10/12/2014

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Avs Look To Bounce Back From Flop In Opener

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.

10/10/2014

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Offseason Splashes: NHL Central, Avs Stockpiled Talent

The NHL’s Central Division was the center of attention during a free-wheeling, big-spending scramble for talent this offseason.

10/04/2014

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