Colorado Avalanche rookie sensation Nathan MacKinnon was announced as a finalist for the Calder Trophy today by the NHL.
Despite getting the win in Game 3, the Minnesota Wild are spent. They will have nothing left in their bag of tricks to faze the Colorado Avalanche.
Hockey is a fickle sport. The ebbs and flows of success come unpredictably, as the Colorado Avalanche learned in a 1-0 loss to the Minnesota Wild.
Colorado Avalanche forward Ryan O’Reilly was announced as a finalist for the Lady Byng Memorial Trophy by the NHL.
The hockey code allows goons to patrol the ice. The outdated portion of a great game led to the removal of one of the Avalanche’s best defenders.
The Avalanche lost Tyson Barrie for at least a month on a hit from Minnesota’s Matt Cooke. The NHL might now be looking to suspend Cooke.
Outstanding play from Semyon Varlamov just wasn’t enough for the Colorado Avalanche to withstand the onslaught from the Minnesota Wild in a 1-0 loss.
Goaltending is key in the postseason and the Colorado Avalanche and Minnesota Wild have seen the position trend in opposite directions.
Colorado Avalanche rookie Nathan MacKinnon and line mates Paul Stastny and Gabriel Landeskog ran wild on Saturday night.
The Colorado Avalanche took game two of its first round series against the Minnesota Wild 4-2 at home at Pepsi Center.