Hockey Mountain High Podcast: Victorious on Opening Night

Oct 13, 2021; Denver, Colorado, USA; Colorado Avalanche center Nazem Kadri (91) reacts to his goal in the second period against the Chicago Blackhawks at Ball Arena. Mandatory Credit: Ron Chenoy-USA TODAY Sports

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The Avalanche were victorious on opening night and the guys are here to share their thoughts on how it all unfolded. JJ and Aarif talk about the in-arena pre-game show, which players stuck out and specifically Darcy Kuemper’s excellence in his Avs debut. The guys also talk in length about J.T. Compher, Jack Johnson and Bowen Byram. The show ends with thoughts on the Gabriel Landeskog two-game suspension. All that and more on this edition of Hockey Mountain High: Your go-to Avalanche Podcast.

Produced by Patrick Stedman.

Follow the guys on Twitter @JJoftheyear and @runwriteAarif

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 “Victorious on Opening Night” on Spreaker.