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.
Patrick Roy’s fiery personality is already rubbing off on the Colorado Avalanche.
Avalanche fans are talking about the possibility of Hall of Fame goalie Patrick Roy becoming the next coach of the Colorado team.
The Colorado Avalanche will retire the jersey of longtime defenseman Adam Foote in a ceremony next season.
It’s been 11 years since the Colorado Avalanche slurped from the Stanley Cup and Milan Hejduk is the only player left from the glory days.
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.
Former Colorado Avalanche forward Joe Sakic was welcomed into the Hockey Hall of Fame on Monday.