There was a silver lining to the Colorado Eagles' historic, 17-game win streak coming to an end on Saturday night; the team helped a child in need.
The Avalanche have won 17 games so far in the 2016-17 NHL season. Their ECHL affiliate, the Colorado Eagles, have won 16 games in a row.
The Colorado Eagles continued their winning ways on Saturday by throttling the Utah Grizzlies, 7-1.
The Colorado Eagles extended their win streak to 14 games on Friday, beating the rival Utah Grizzlies 5-3 at the Budweiser Events Center.
Hey Colorado hockey fans, need something to cheer for? The Colorado Eagles, a Colorado Avalanche affiliate, are currently on a 12-game winning streak.
Schneekloth takes the reins as the third head coach in Eagles history at the same time the franchise becomes the ECHL affiliate of the Colorado Avalanche.
New Avalanche head coach Jared Bednar inherits a team he calls "young and experienced," one he believes he can help develop further.