Sharks Top Avalanche To Close Regular SeasonEvander Kane scored to make San Jose the first team in 10 years with at least four 30-goal scorers and the Sharks wrapped up the second-best record in the Western Conference by beating the Colorado Avalanche 5-2 on Saturday night.
OT Goal Lifts Blackhawks Over Avalanche 2-1Defenseman Duncan Keith took a feed from Brandon Saad, bulled his way down left wing, shrugged off a check from Nathan MacKinnon and beat goaltender Philipp Grubauer between the legs to snap the Blackhawks' three-game losing streak.
Avs Beat Blackhawks 4-2 In Chicago, Host TodayColin Wilson scored his first goal in more than a month, Philipp Grubauer stopped 29 shots and the playoff-chasing Colorado Avalanche earned their fourth straight win.
MacKinnon, Grubauer Lead Avs To 3-0 Win Over SabresNathan MacKinnon had a goal and two assists, Philipp Grubauer stopped 18 shots for his second shutout of the season and the playoff-chasing Colorado Avalanche beat the Buffalo Sabres 3-0 on Saturday.
Grubauer Gets 1st Shutout Of Season As Avs Blank Predators 5-0Goalie Philipp Grubauer came through with 38 saves for his first shutout of the season, helping Colorado beat the Nashville Predators 5-0 Saturday for their fourth straight victory.
Blues Top Avs 3-0 For 9th Straight WinThe Avalanche have lost six in a row at home.
Islanders Rally For OT Win Over AvalancheColorado's last two losses have both come in overtime, also losing 4-3 at Washington two days earlier.
Avalanche Trio Shine At NHL All-Star Skills CompetitionSan Jose is under not one, not two, but three Avalanche warnings this weekend. For the first time since 2004, the Avalanche will send their top three players to the NHL All-Star Game.
Avs Tie Franchise Record With 6 Goals In 2nd, Rout Kings 7-1Mikko Rantanen scored two of Colorado's franchise record-tying six second-period goals, Semyon Varlamov stopped 30 shots and the Avalanche routed the Los Angeles Kings 7-1 on Saturday.
Canadiens Shut Out Slumping Avalanche 3-0Colorado's Nathan MacKinnon, Gabriel Landeskog and Mikko Rantanen — the NHL's best offensive line this season — fired just five shots on Montreal's net.
Kane Scores 2nd Goal Of Game In OT To Lift Blackhawks Over AvsNathan MacKinnon and Mikko Rantanen had the goals for Colorado, which hurt itself with penalties.
OT Goal Lifts Blues Over Avalanche 3-2The Blues' 6-foot-6 defenseman Colton Parayko gave St. Louis the win when he skated in against Colorado's 5-10 defenseman Samuel Girard and poked the puck past Semyon Varlamov with one hand.
Compher, Rantanen Score Late In 3rd, Avs Defeat Stars 3-2A late rally by Colorado spoiled Jim Montgomery's return to Denver.
Avalanche Get 3 Power-Play Goals To Rout Kings 7-3The Colorado Avalanche scored three goals with the man advantage for the second time in four games and dominated the Los Angeles Kings 7-3 on Wednesday night.
Avs Lose To Capitals On Backstrom Overtime Power Play GoalNicklas Backstrom scored a power-play goal 22 seconds into overtime and the Washington Capitals beat the Colorado Avalanche 3-2 on Friday night.