Monday, August 20, 2018

COLORADO AVALANCHE

Altitude Sports announces new Avalanche announcers

Mark Moser will be the Avs new play-by-play man on television while they hired a new man, Conor McGahey, to call games on the radio.

First-rounders Kaut, Makar joined by four surprises at Avs’ development camp game

Cale Makar and Martin Kaut were the headliners, but a few new faces impressed at the Avalanche's development camp.

Frei: The risk of staying the course for Avalanche is that youth has to...

The Avalanche's free-agency tweaks -- and that's what the Sunday signings of defenseman Ian Cole (above) and winger Matt Calvert were -- underscored something...

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Avalanche announces trio of signings

The Colorado Avalanche Hockey Club announced today that the team has signed goaltender Joe Cannata and forward Scott Kosmachuk to one-year contracts for the 2018-19 campaign and signed forward Sheldon Dries to a one-year entry-level contract.

The Avalanche open free agency by signing veterans Ian Cole, Matt Calvert

Avalanche pick up two UFAs in day one of NHL free agency

Frei: Avs’ prospect Morrison at development camp on remaining at Notre Dame

There will be pressure on the Avalanche to sign Cam Morrison after this season. That is, if they think he's still worthy of a three-year entry level deal as a second-round draft choice.
Colorado Avalanche defenseman Nikita Zadorov (16) celebrates his goal in the second period against Minnesota Wild goalie Devan Dubnyk (40) at Xcel Energy Center.

Colorado Avalanche announce ECHL affiliation with Utah Grizzlies

The Utah Grizzlies will be Colorado’s new ECHL affiliate, effective July 1. A previous affiliate of the Anaheim Ducks, the Grizzlies are entering their 24th season in Utah.

Frei: Wait … Haven’t we heard this before about the Avalanche net?

I actually think the best stories for the Avalanche in 2018-19 would be Nathan MacKinnon proving his Hart Trophy-caliber season was a breakout and not a one-year fluke; the other young talent continuing to improve; and that Varlamov defying the doubters, coming back strong from the knee injury and avoiding any recurrences of his infamous groin issues.

Martin Kaut brings playmaking ability, strong two-way game to Colorado Avalanche

Things to know about the Colorado Avalanche 16th overall draft pick

Sakic gets creative in acquisition of goaltender Philipp Grubauer

For the second time in seven years, the Colorado Avalanche have acquired a netminder from the Washington Capitals to shore up their goaltending. On Friday...

Frei: Avalanche at NHL Awards? There’s always next year

If you watched the NHL Awards from Las Vegas on the NBC Sports Network Wednesday night and were unaffected emotionally, your heart is coated...

Nathan MacKinnon edged by Taylor Hall in Hart Trophy race

Hall overcame Avalanche center MacKinnon by just 70 total points while Anze Kopitar finished third in the Hart Trophy race.
Colorado Avalanche defenseman Nikita Zadorov (16) celebrates his goal in the second period against Minnesota Wild goalie Devan Dubnyk (40) at Xcel Energy Center.

Colorado Avalanche announce home opener against Minnesota Wild

In what will be the most anticipated hockey season in Denver in recent memory, Colorado will face its divisional rival on Thursday, Oct. 4th at Pepsi Center.