Pavel Bure

Nathan MacKinnon #29 of the Colorado Avalanche skates against the Anaheim Ducks during preseason action at Pepsi Center on September 18, 2013 in Denver, Colorado. The Ducks defeated the Avalanche 2-1.  (Photo by Doug Pensinger/Getty Images)

NHL’s Fastest Skater? Maybe Avalanche’s MacKinnon

Nathan MacKinnon, last year’s Calder Trophy winner as rookie of the year with 24 goals and 39 assists, might be the best combination of speed and skill since Pavel Bure.

10/13/2014

Joe Sakic at the Hockey Hall of Fame ceremony on Monday (credit: CBS)

Joe Sakic Touches On NHL Lockout During Hall Of Fame Induction

There is something missing from Joe Sakic’s new plaque at the Hockey Hall of Fame — and it’s not because the printer made a mistake. There is is no mention of his 21st NHL season, the one that was never played because of the 2004-05 lockout.

11/13/2012

Joe Sakic at the ceremony Monday night (credit: CBS)

Joe Sakic Inducted Into Hockey Hall Of Fame

Former Colorado Avalanche forward Joe Sakic was welcomed into the Hockey Hall of Fame on Monday.

11/12/2012

Joe Sakic addresses the crowd as his number is retired by the Colorado Avalanche and hoisted to the rafters in a pregame ceremony at the Pepsi Center on October 1, 2009 in Denver. (credit: Garrett W. Ellwood/Getty Images)

Captain Joe Sakic Selected To Hockey Hall Of Fame

Joe Sakic, the stylish center who spent his entire 20-year NHL career with the Quebec Nordiques-Colorado Avalanche franchise, parlayed passion into a berth in the Hockey Hall of Fame.

06/27/2012

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