Thursday, January 18, 2018

COLORADO AVALANCHE

Avalanche extend their winning streak to seven in 3-1 win over Ducks

Jonathan Bernier and the Avalanche extend their winning streak with a close-fought battle against the Anaheim Ducks

Frei: Jonathan Bernier talks about answering the call in the Avalanche net

With Semyon Varlamov again out at least through the All-Star break, the challenge is for Jonathan Bernier, 29, to not only be the No. 1 ... but continue to play like one.

Frei: Humble Nathan MacKinnon doesn’t mind not getting recognized… at the mall

I told Nathan MacKinnon Friday he would hate the question, but I was going to ask it, anyway. Do you feel like you're becoming more...

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Landeskog wears the ‘C’, but MacKinnon finally leads the way for the Avalanche

Colorado Avalanche forward Nathan MacKinnon is doing more than just putting together a stellar season. You can't take your eyes off the star of the Avs' resurgence.

Nathan MacKinnon joins elite group of Avs with second All-Star selection

Colorado Avalanche forward Nathan MacKinnon has just accomplished something no Avs player has managed to do since Joe Sakic.

PODCAST: Bye-week Breakdown

Avalanche Talk looks at all the latest homestand, MacKinnon's Hart Trophy chances, and look at the first half of the Colorado Avalanche season.

Momentum mounting on Nathan MacKinnon MVP train

Even the most optimistic of Avalanche fans knew MacKinnon could be really, really good -- but did anyone see this coming?

First responders, Denver sports teams rally at DIA for fallen deputy

Five volunteer teams will skate at the DIA rink on Monday in a friendly tournament to support the Fallen Officer Fund of Douglas County Foundation.

Frei: What Avs are trying to get back to. Glory Days. Now try to...

This much we know: Whenever that next home Avalanche playoff game is, there will be six jerseys and numbers overhead.  Including the one representing the guy with magical hands. 

Avalanche honor Milan Hejduk by scoring seven in victory over Wild

On Milan Hejduk's jersey retirement night, the Colorado Avalanche took down division-foe the Minnesota Wild in a high-energy thriller.

Jonathan Bernier shutout helps Avalanche win fourth straight

The Colorado Avalanche continue their hot homestand with a shutout victory over the Columbus Blue Jackets.

Avs announcer McNab calls MacKinnon ‘a top-7’ player in the NHL

For the resurgent Avalanche, one player in particular has stood out: forward Nathan MacKinnon, who ranks fifth in the NHL in scoring with 48 points in 39 games.

Frei: Bednar’s second year under Sakic sets example for Joseph’s second under Elway

John Elway attended the Nuggets-Suns game Wednesday night, kibitzing with Rocky and sitting near Governor John Hickenlooper and injured Avalanche defenseman Tyson Barrie. If he had waited a night and gone to the Avalanche game, or penciled in attending another hockey game soon, he could compare notes with Joe Sakic.