Despite what looked to be a solid game-tying goal late in the last period, the refs ruled against the Avs as the Wild went on to win on Thursday night.
“Right now, it’s just a long rehab," Varlamov said on Thursday. "Rehab is going very well. I’m sure the problem is behind [me]."
Pioneers defenseman Will Butcher figures to log major minutes, and will likely draw several shifts against the Irish's top line, which features Cam Morrison.
"It’s not over," Duchene told Mile HIgh Sports. "I think it’s a posturing move. I think, hopefully now, the real talks can start."
Also currently out with lower-body injuries are forward Blake Comeau and rookie defenseman Anton Lindholm.
Erik Johnson scored the overtime game-winner in a 4-3 comeback victory over the top-seeded Chicago Blackhawks.
Thanks to a sudden-death goal for an embattled Erik Johnson, the Avs stunned the league-leading Blackhawks on Tuesday night.
It's all about money with the NHL brass. The Olympics are about goodwill, unity and fairplay. The two sides were bound to clash.
With their season quickly winding down, the Colorado Avalanche have decided to give a pair of players headed for restricted free agency a look.
The writing has been on the wall for some time, but on Monday, the NHL confirmed that they will not be participating in the games.