Alas, the poor Avalanche. Just when things are starting to look okay, a bad call turns the momentum around, things snowball and they are knocked back down.
Regulation loss No. 48 saw the Avs jump out to a 3-1 lead, only to fall 6-3 after giving up five goals in the third period.
The Avalanche played its final game in the storied arena Saturday, falling 5-1.
The Avalanche will head to Joe Louis Arena for the final time. Now that the end is near, we reminisce about the past, hoping for one last exciting round.
The Red Wings, the Raiders, the Jazz. In recent years, matchups between these teams and those from Denver have lost their luster.
"I don’t know if I’ve ever scored a goal that felt better than that one," Duchene said after scoring the game-winning goal, his first tally in 11 contests.
In the renewal of a once-great rivalry, the Avs downed the Red Wings, as rookie J.T. Compher netted his first career goal.
Will Butcher has emerged as not only one of the top blueliners in college hockey, but one of the top players. On Wednesday, he was recognized as such.
The Denver Broncos were hard at work reshaping their offensive line late last week. Michael Schofield however, has turned his attention to another sport.
His first season in North America, Lindholm has spent the campaign in with the Rampage. In 59 games, the 22-year-old has two goals and 12 points.