Avalanche coach Patrick Roy wasn’t as upset after the 8-2 loss in Edmonton as might be expected.
Nothing bothered Seymon Varlamov when the Colorado Avalanche goalie shut out the Los Angeles Kings.
The Colorado Avalanche will be without forward Matt Duchene for at least a week with an oblique injury.
Ryan O’Reilly scored for Colorado, which has lost three straight. The bad news kept coming for the Avalanche when coach Patrick Roy said star center Matt Duchene injured an oblique during the third period.
Avalanche goalie Jean-Sebastien Giguere lost for the first time this season after winning his first five starts.
Alexander Steen scored his league-leading 15th and 16th goals and the St. Louis Blues’ slumping power play woke up with three goals in a 7-3 win over the Colorado Avalanche on Thursday night.
Jordan Staal and Patrick Dwyer each had a goal and an assist, lifting the Carolina Hurricanes to a 2-1 victory over the Colorado Avalanche on Tuesday night.
When Broncos head coach John Fox underwent a heart operation, and Texans head coach Gary Kubiak suffered a mini-stroke, it put an increased the spotlight on the pressures head coaches are under.
Though the Nashville Predators couldn’t keep Colorado off the scoreboard, they did keep the Avalanche out of the record book.
The No. 52 jersey of former Avalanche defenseman Adam Foote has been retired in a ceremony before Colorado’s game against the Montreal Canadiens.