Tuesday, June 18, 2019

Colorado’s X-Factor in Round 2: Mikko Rantanen

The Colorado Avalanche need Mikko Rantanen to step up in the second round of the Stanley Cup Playoffs.

Avalanche playoffs: Your guide to Round 2 versus the San Jose Sharks

As the Avalanche prepare for Round 2 of the Stanley Cup Playoffs, Aarif Deen gives you some key points to know entering Game 1 on Friday night.

San Jose or Vegas: Analyzing the two possible opponents for the Avs

As the Avalanche wait to see who their opponent will be in the second round, Aarif Deen looks at the good and bad of each possibility.

Weekend for the Ages: Denver wins at sports

In less than 24 hours this weekend, Denver got about as much as one town can get without hoisting a trophy.

Opinion: I was dead wrong about the Colorado Avalanche

After a dreadful stretch through December and January, the chance of the Avs making the playoffs seemed like a fantasy. Let alone actually making some noise and eliminating the top seed in a relatively dominant fashion.

Avs to face winner of Game 7 showdown

As the lowest seed in the field, no matter who wins Game 7 on Tuesday, the Avalanche will start the ensuing series on the road.

Joe Sakic’s gamble on Philipp Grubauer has paid off for the Avalanche

The Colorado Avalanche advanced to the Western Conference Semifinals for the first time since 2008 - primarily due to the strong play of Philipp Grubauer.

5 Takeaways: Avs blow out Calgary, advance to Western Conference Semifinals

The Colorado Avalanche advanced to the second round of the playoffs for the first time since 2008.

5 Takeaways: Avalanche mount comeback overtime win to take control of series

Trailing 2-0 with 7 minutes to go, the Avalanche rallied to win in OT thanks to two goals from Mikko Rantanen.

Special teams lead the way in Colorado’s Game 3 victory over the Flames

It was a complete effort in Monday night's victory over Calgary.