Odd Timing Made Roy's Departure From Avs SurprisingPatrick Roy's abrupt resignation Thursday as the Colorado Avalanche head coach and vice president of hockey operations comes as a shock, but only because of the timing.
Roy Wanted More For The Avalanche, And More For The City Of DenverNot only does Patrick Roy leave 130 career coaching wins behind, but he also relinquishes his role as Vice President of Hockey Operations.
Joe Sakic Says Avalanche Coaching Search Has BegunColorado executive vice president/general manager Joe Sakic noted that the club will begin a search for a new coach immediately.
Patrick Roy Resigns As Avs Head CoachPatrick Roy resigned as the head coach for the Colorado Avalanche on Thursday.
20 Years Ago: Avs Win 1st Stanley Cup, A Dynasty BeginsThis Friday marks the 20th anniversary of when the Colorado Avalanche won their first Stanley Cup, becoming the first-ever NHL team to win the Cup following a relocation.
Avalanche, Onetime GM Greg Sherman Part WaysGreg Sherman and the Colorado Avalanche have parted ways after the onetime general manager spent two decades with the company.
Avs May Shake Up Roster After Missing Playoffs For 2nd Straight YearCoach Patrick Roy and his intense glare will be back. That's about the only certainty after another season gone sour for the Colorado Avalanche.
Avalanche GM Joe Sakic Says Coach Patrick Roy Will ReturnColorado Avalanche general manager Joe Sakic says coach Patrick Roy will be back next season despite missing the playoffs for a second straight year.
Patrick Roy: 'Eventually We Have To Admit' Core Players Lack LeadershipThe Avs turned in a lackluster performance against the Blues that has head coach Patrick Roy wondering when his core players are going to be at their best when the team needs it the most.
Avs' Duchene, MacKinnon Out 2 Games With Knee InjuriesThe Colorado Avalanche say top scorers Matt Duchene and Nathan MacKinnon will miss the next two games with knee injuries and be re-evaluated.
Landeskog Embarrassed Over Hit That Drew 3-Game SuspensionColorado Avalanche captain Gabriel Landeskog said Friday that he is embarrassed for his two-hands-on-the-stick hit to an Anaheim defenseman that drew a three-game suspension from the NHL.
Avs-Red Wings Rivalry Hits Stage In Alumni, NHL Outdoor GameThis is Joe Sakic's version of a hat trick as he returns to the ice: Don't get hurt, avoid embarrassment and quickly store his equipment back in the garage.