Duchene Not Likely To Play In Wild SeriesColorado Avalanche coach Patrick Roy says he doesn't expect leading scorer Matt Duchene to play in the first-round playoff series against Minnesota.
Mitchell, Sarich Out For Avs Vs. WildThe Colorado Avalanche will be without forward John Mitchell and defenseman Cory Sarich in Game 1 of their playoff series against Minnesota on Thursday night.
Roy, Avs Anxious To Open Playoffs Against WildPatrick Roy finished his Hall of Fame goaltending career in heartbreaking fashion as the Colorado Avalanche lost to Minnesota on an overtime goal in Game 7 of the 2003 postseason.
Avalanche Make Playoffs With 3-2 Win Over San Jose The Colorado Avalanche are back in the postseason.
O'Reilly Avoids Penalty Box, Leads Avs In GoalsNot once this season has Colorado Avalanche forward Ryan O'Reilly cross-checked an opponent. He hasn't interfered, high-sticked, hooked, tripped, elbowed, boarded, roughed, charged, speared or slashed anyone, either.
Avs Lose In Roy's Return To MontrealThomas Vanek had a hat trick to lift Montreal to a 6-3 win over the Colorado Avalanche in former Canadiens great Patrick Roy's first game at the Bell Centre as an NHL head coach.
Ducks Score 6 Goals In 2nd Period, Top Avs 6-4Kyle Palmieri scored two goals in 47 seconds, and the Anaheim Ducks netted six in the second period to beat the Colorado Avalanche 6-4 on Friday night.
Avalanche Sign C Mitchell, G Berra To 3-Year DealsThe Colorado Avalanche have reached three-year deals with center John Mitchell and goalie Reto Berra.