MacKinnon Scores Twice, Avs Beat Predators 5-3 In Game 3Nathan MacKinnon scored twice and the Avalanche held off the Predators in Game 3 to pull to 2-1 in the first-round series.
Gwozdecky: 'Patience' Avalanche Coach, GM Have Showed Is ImpressiveValor Christian High School hockey coach George Gwozdecky said the patience demonstrated over the past two seasons by the general manager and head coach of the Colorado Avalanche is impressive.
Avs Relish First Playoff Trip Since 2013-14Nathan MacKinnon was given a day off from practice, which created a little stir on social media.
'What A Night': Avalanche Defeat Blues, Grab Final Playoff Spot In WestThe Avalanche earned the final playoff spot in the Western Conference with a huge 5-2 win over the St. Louis Blues on Saturday night.
Avs Fall To Sharks, Miss Opportunity To Increase Lead For Playoff SpotMikko Rantanen and Blake Comeau scored for the Avalanche, who missed an opportunity to increase their lead over the St. Louis Blues for a playoff spot.
'No Excuses': Avalanche Fall To Kings, Still Cling To Playoff SpotColorado leads St. Louis by one point for the second Western Conference wild card, but the Blues have a game in hand.
Ducks Topple Avalanche 4-3 In OTAdam Henrique and Ryan Kesler scored for Anaheim, and Ondrej Kase added the game-winner in overtime, as the Ducks moved into third place in the Pacific Division.
Avs Beat Blackhawks 5-0, Varlamov Leaves After CollisionSven Andrighetto scored twice, Semyon Varlamov stopped 30 shots before leaving in the third period with an apparent injury, and the Colorado Avalanche continued their playoff push with a 5-0 victory over the Chicago Blackhawks on Friday night.