Hockey Mountain High Podcast: Installing Fresh Saad

Mar 30, 2018; Denver, CO, USA; Colorado Avalanche right wing Mikko Rantanen (96) and defenseman Nikita Zadorov (16) defend as goaltender Semyon Varlamov (1) makes a save against Chicago Blackhawks left wing Brandon Saad (20) in the first period at the Pepsi Center. Mandatory Credit: Isaiah J. Downing-USA TODAY Sports

Hockey Mountain High examines the Avalanche’s acquisition of Brandon Saad from the Chicago Blackhawks in exchange for Nikita Zadorov. Hosts JJ Jerez and Aarif Deen look at the trade from both sides, including Dennis Gilbert and Anton Lindholm’s involvement in the deal. The guys then look at Colorado’s recent restricted free agent signings and arbitration news before looking at who’s left on the market that general manager Joe Sakic may target.

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