Be advised Mile High City, we have been invaded.
The 27-year-old O'Brien is in his first season with the San Antonio Rampage, where he has seven goals and 17 points in 26 games.
The 37-year-old is now just three goals shy of 500 after netting four in the third period of a 5-2 victory over the Avalanche in Denver.
The Colorado Avalanche's struggles continued in San Jose on several levels Saturday night as the club dropped a 3-2 decision in overtime.
The Avalanche recalled Spencer Martin for the fourth time this season. When they face the Sharks, he will finally get his first taste of NHL action.
Colorado dropped its fourth consecutive game on as a bizarre break in the action caused by a broken pane of glass turned the tide for Anaheim.
Already without Erik Johnson, the Avs blueline took another blow. Shortly before thursday's game vs. the Ducks, it was revealed Tyson Barrie wouldn't play.
Colorado Avalanche defenseman Tyson Barrie joins Ryan Edwards and Danny Williams on Mile High Sports Radio to discuss the season and expectations on him.
If you ever want to take the pulse of the Colorado Avalanche, you needn't look any further than forward Matt Duchene. So how are things going, you ask?
Semyon Varlamov was clearly not at his best during Tuesday's loss to the Chicago Blackhawks. As it turns out, there may be a physical reason why.