Sunday, May 26, 2019

COLORADO AVALANCHE

Jared Bednar leaves the ice. Credit: Stan Szetso, USA TODAY Sports.

Did NHL whiff on Landeskog offsides call, costing Avs a goal?

Landeskog was offsides, but, did he touch the blue line before the puck re-entered the San Jose zone? These pictures seem to illustrate that.
San Jose Sharks vs. Colorado Avalanche, May 8, 2019. Credit: Stan Szeto, USA TODAY Sports.

5 Takeaways: Sharks outlast Avalanche in epic Game 7

The Avs gave all they could to San Jose, but ended up losing to end their season. Still, the future is bright for Colorado.

J.T. Compher delivers on promise to Avs fans

Nearly four years ago, in an exclusive interview, J.T. Compher said he wanted to help the Avalanche. On Monday night, he lived up to that and more.

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The Better Fan: Denver’s touchiest topic

Allow me to interrupt the euphoria oozing from Pepsi Center for a moment.

5 Takeaways: Compher, Landeskog help Avs force Game 7

The Avalanche needed overtime but won to send the series back to San Jose for Wednesday night’s decisive Game 7.

Avs continue to dominate local TV ratings

The Avalanche and Sharks will face off in Game 6, Monday night.

5 Takeaways: San Jose takes Game 5 at home

They say that momentum in the playoffs does not carry over from game to game. Tonight’s Game 5 proved exactly that as the San...

Can the Avalanche really win this thing? They certainly think they can

The Avalanche may not be the favorites in Las Vegas, but this team believes they can win it all.
Nathan MacKinnon. Credit: Kim Klement, USA TODAY Sports.

Nathan MacKinnon in rare company with his postseason success

Nathan MacKinnon joined the elite company of Joe Sakic and Peter Forsberg in Thursday night's Game 4 victory.

5 Takeaways: Avs, Grubauer come through in must-win Game 4

Colorado came out strong and never let up on Thursday night, shutting out the Sharks 3-0 to tie the series up at 2-2.

Jared Bednar says the Avalanche have more to give

Ahead of a crucial Game 4 at Pepsi Center Thursday night, Avalanche head coach Jared Bednar says his team is not playing up to their standards.

After the Avalanche laid an egg, can the team hatch a Game 4 win?

The playoffs are never a good time to have a stinker of a game. Now the Avs need a Game 4 win to save the season.

Opinion: Avalanche need to return to 11 forwards, 7 defensemen

Though it may be unconventional, adding a defenseman in Patrik Nemeth back to the active roster will help the Avs beat the Sharks.