Wednesday, June 26, 2019

Tag: joe sakic

Potential UFA targets for the Avalanche

As the Boston Bruins and the St. Louis Blues prepare for Game 1 of the Stanley Cup Final, the other 29 teams have begun...

The potential for a creative offseason from Joe Sakic

We are now a full week removed from the Avalanche’s heartbreaking Game 7 loss to the San Jose Sharks. With thoughts of what could...

Nathan MacKinnon in rare company with his postseason success

Nathan MacKinnon joined the elite company of Joe Sakic and Peter Forsberg in Thursday night's Game 4 victory.

Opinion: I was dead wrong about the Colorado Avalanche

After a dreadful stretch through December and January, the chance of the Avs making the playoffs seemed like a fantasy. Let alone actually making some noise and eliminating the top seed in a relatively dominant fashion.

The last time the Nuggets made the playoffs …

It feels like a lifetime ago. And when looking at the sports landscape, the landscape we have come to know and love, it certainly looks a lifetime ago.

What’s wrong with the Colorado Avalanche?

Too much dependency on the top line and inconsistent play on the defensive end could cost the Avs a shot at the playoffs in 2018-19.

Avs’ leading scorer Rantanen named to NHL All-Star Game

Avalanche forward Mikko Rantanen was named to his first All-Star Game on Wednesday.

Avalanche Renaissance

Was last season’s thrilling run to the playoffs a sign of things to come... or was it a fluke?

Avalanche and Patrik Nemeth agree on one-year deal

The Colorado Avalanche announced Thursday that the team has signed defenseman Patrik Nemeth to a one-year contract for the 2018-19 season.

Frei: The risk of staying the course for Avalanche is that...

The Avalanche's free-agency tweaks -- and that's what the Sunday signings of defenseman Ian Cole (above) and winger Matt Calvert were -- underscored something...