Friday, February 22, 2019

Tag: matt duchene

Avalanche head home after tough trip in Canada, losing to Ottawa

The Avs fell to 1-4 on their five-game road trip with the loss to the Ottawa Senators on Wednesday night.

Frei: A tale of two Avalanche All-Stars, past and present

As the Avalanche went into the All-Star break with a two-game losing streak that does nothing to diminish the magnitude of its recovery season (DON'T PANIC!), Nathan MacKinnon headed off to Tampa as Colorado's only representative on the Central Division roster at the All-Star Game. If it could only be one, that choice was obvious, wasn't it? It wasn't a year ago.

The Year in Pictures 2017: Faces & Places

Beyond the victories and the defeats, these are the people and places that made 2017 a year to remember.

MacKinnon and O’Reilly meet again

This will be Ryan O'Reilly's third Pepsi Center visit since the trade that sent him and Jamie McGinn to the Sabres for Nikita Zadorov, Mikhail Grigorenko, the rights to the since-signed J.T. Compher and a second-round draft choice.

Catching up with Jared Bednar

Avalanche GM Joe Sakic essentially labeled the possibility of firing a first-time, first-year head coach preposterous -- and it didn't turn out to be phony rhetoric.

Haul for Duchene only works if Sakic strikes gold in draft

After trading Matt Duchene, the Avalanche need to strike gold in the draft in order to make the deal worthwhile.

PODCAST: Matt Who-chene?

Avalanche Talk looks at how life has been without Matt Duchene and what the future holds with newcomer Samuel Girard.

Avalanche fall to Senators in OT to open NHL Global Series

The Avalanche lost 4-3 in overtime to the Senators after a back-and-forth affair at the Ericsson Globe in Stockholm, Sweden.

A farewell to the faulty Matt Duchene era

Matt Duchene was supposed to be the next great Avalanche forward. Instead, his time in Denver was full of bad teams and disappointment.

MORNING MINUTE: A tale of two trades

The Avalanche got a deal done for Matt Duchene and landed a haul of players and picks. The Nuggets could have made a move on Eric Bledsoe, but didn't.