Hockey Mountain High Podcast: Avalanche Trade Deadline Recap

Jun 24, 2021; Montreal, Quebec, CAN; Montreal Canadiens left wing Artturi Lehkonen (62) during the warm-up session before the game six against Vegas Golden Knights of the 2021 Stanley Cup Semifinals at Bell Centre. Mandatory Credit: Jean-Yves Ahern-USA TODAY Sports

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The trade deadline has come and gone for the Avalanche and the rest of the NHL. Aarif and J.J. are at Ball Arena following Joe Sakic’s press conference. They share their thoughts on the acquisitions of Artturi Lehkonen from Montreal and Andrew Cogliano from San Jose. The guys then chat about Sakic’s media availability and his comments on the players they acquired as well as other deals around the NHL. All that and more on this edition of Hockey Mountain High: Your go-to Avalanche Podcast.

Produced by Patrick Stedman.

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Aarif Deen
 is our Colorado Avalanche beat reporter. He covers Avs games live from Ball Arena and attends practices, media availabilities and other events pertaining to the Avs on the daily beat. He is also a co-host of Hockey Mountain High: Your go-to Avalanche Podcast. Deen joined Mile High Sports upon completion of his bachelor’s degree in journalism and master’s in business administration from the University of Michigan – Dearborn. Before Mile High Sports, Deen worked for the Michigan Wolverines Athletics Department as the assistant sports information director.

Follow him on Twitter @runwriteAarif

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