The Avalanche have spent a week celebrating their Stanley Cup championship, highlighted by the parade in Denver on Thursday. J.J. Jerez is joined by Aarif Deen of Mile High Sports and Peter Baugh of The Athletic to break down the parade festivities and a quick recap of the six-game series victory over Tampa Bay. The guys also discuss some of the best performances from the playoffs before looking ahead to a busy offseason for Joe Sakic. One that begins in short order with unrestricted free agency just 10 days away. All that and more on the first 2022 offseason edition of Hockey Mountain High: Your go-to Avalanche Podcast.
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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.