Hockey Mountain High Podcast: Depth Chart

May 19, 2021; Denver, Colorado, USA; St. Louis Blues center Tyler Bozak (21) attempts to clear the puck under pressure from Colorado Avalanche center Nazem Kadri (91) in the second period in game two of the first round of the 2021 Stanley Cup Playoffs at Ball Arena. Mandatory Credit: Isaiah J. Downing-USA TODAY Sports

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After signing Ryan Murray, the Avalanche have roughly $3 million in cap space. JJ and Aarif break down Murray’s role on the team and Colorado’s defensive depth overall. The guys also take a peek at the forward group to see if Joe Sakic needs to make any other additions. The show ends with a read-through of Nikita Zadorov’s interview in Russia about Nathan MacKinnon. 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