Hockey Mountain High Podcast: Cale Makar Goes National

Jan 4, 2022; Chicago, Illinois, USA; Colorado Avalanche defenseman Cale Makar (8) celebrates after scoring the winning goal in overtime against the Chicago Blackhawks at United Center. Mandatory Credit: Kamil Krzaczynski-USA TODAY Sports

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The Avalanche are back from the holiday break with two big wins to kick off a busy January schedule. Aarif and J.J. break down Tuesday’s victory over the Chicago Blackhawks and focus most of their time on the Cale Makar overtime game-winning goal that dazzled the hockey world. They also look back at Sunday’s come-from-behind win over the Anaheim Ducks and how the team has fared since returning from an extended break. 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

Listen to “Cale Makar Goes National” on Spreaker.