Sunday, September 24, 2017

COLORADO AVALANCHE

Avalanche relying on young defense for upcoming season

Young and younger, the Avalanche's crop of defensemen will be the key to the franchise's long-term hopes.

Duchene reports to Avalanche, but a breakup appears imminent

Avalanche GM Joe Sakic's leverage in any potential Matt Duchene trade vanished on the first day of training camp.

2017 Prospect Showcase: Taking a look at the good and the bad

Young stars were shining for the Avalanche at the Prospect Showcase, but wins proved elusive.

RADIO PODCASTS

COLORADO AVALANCHE

Hedjuk’s sweater to hang amongst Avalanche greats

Milan Hedjuk, the longest-tenured player in Avalanche history, will have his jersey retired by the team next January.

Avalanche hoping for success with revamped offense

The continued growth of three young draft products and the addition of a pair of free-agent forwards have things looking up for the Avalanche offense.
Trading Matt Duchene

PODCAST: Avalanche center Matt Duchene is in limbo, but the end is in sight

Everyone knows that Matt Duchene will be dealt -- so why hasn't it happened yet?

Jonathan Bernier provides extra cushion in goal for Avalanche

After losing Calvin Pickard to the Vegas Golden Knights, the Avalanche now have a veteran goalie duo capable of shaking things up.

AVALANCHE TALK: PTO? How about ‘PT-NO’?

Hosts JJ Jerez and Zach Fogg discuss the possible fit in the defensive group of former Ottawa blueliner Jared Cowen.

Keep a close eye on Toninato and Kerfoot in Rookie Tournament

Recently signed rookie centers Dominic Toninato and Alex Kerfoot are intriguing prospects for a team deep at the position.

Avs’ next ‘young core’ one of the few reasons for optimism this season

As one set of once-highly regarded Avs prospects enters their middle years in the NHL, it's a new group of young talent providing hope for the future.

Avalanche sign Harvard’s Kerfoot to two-year, entry-level contract

Kerfoot is the second college free agent to sign with Colorado in the past week, following Dominic Toninato.

A toast to the Old Boys Club

With the dismissal of Pablo Mastroeni from his duties on Tuesday, the days of former players leading the teams in Denver has come to a close.

LISTEN: Adam Foote’s departure, Duchene saga drags on

Adam Foote steps away, Joe Sakic need an extra set of hands, and the Matt Duchene saga continues.