Wednesday, March 20, 2019

Penguins’ playoff performance proves Avalanche’s aggressive attack could work

Surprisingly enough, the team that the Colorado Avalanche most closely resembles stylistically is the newly-crowned Stanley Cup champion Pittsburgh Penguins.
Stadium Series

Avs set to host 2020 Stadium Series game at Air Force’s Falcon Stadium

This will mark the second time the Avs will host a Stadium Series game; their opponent will be announced sometime in the future.
Colorado Avalanche

Colorado Avalanche to bring two Bourques in for training camp

The last time the Colorado Avalanche had a Bourque on their roster, they won the Stanley Cup. This year, there's a chance that they have two

Avs’ leading scorer Rantanen named to NHL All-Star Game

Avalanche forward Mikko Rantanen was named to his first All-Star Game on Wednesday.

The Avalanche would love to forget 2016, but will 2017 be better?

2016 was not kind to the Avalanche. They fizzled out down the stretch, they weren't major players in free agency, then, Patrick Roy resigned. Now, they find themselves at the cellar of league standings.

Win in Winnipeg shows some consistency for the Colorado Avalanche

Better goaltender play and better shot production will mean more consistency for the Colorado Avalanche.

HIGHLIGHTS: Avs shut out for 12th time, Mike Smith sets Coyotes record

The offense was was too little, too late for the Colorado Avalanche as they were shut out for the 12th time this season, falling 1-0 to the Coyotes in Glendale.

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. 

DU captain Will Butcher wins Hobey Baker award as NCAA’s top player

Butcher is the sixth defenseman to win the Hobey Baker Award. He is also the second Pioneer, joining defenseman Matt Carle, who captured the trophy in 2006.

The Force is strong with these posts from Colorado sports teams

May the fourth be with you, loyal Mile High Sports readers. On this day, dubbed Star Wars Day, we all get to celebrate our inner nerd.