Tag: Mikko Rantanen

Avalanche buries Panthers on the road

The Colorado Avalanche knows how to bounce back and make a statement.

Crazy for thinking this Colorado Avalanche plan might work

The Avalanche are breaking the mold of organizational issues that span multiple decades. This current team could be the start of sustained success.

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.

Landeskog suspended for four games after cross-check

The suspension is Landeskog's third in three seasons, each for the same transgression; he's earning a reputation for this kind of play, and he needs to be more cognizant of how he approaches those in-game battles.

Pucks go Wild in a shootout loss for the Avalanche

The Minnesota Wild halted the Colorado Avalanche winning streak right in its tracks with a thrilling, highly-defensive 3-2 shootout loss in Minnesota on Friday.

Mikko Rantanen isn’t rattled by Avs’ unorthodox schedule

Colorado Avalanche forward Mikko Rantanen is ready to get back to a normal NHL schedule after international travel and a lot of rest.

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.

Avs topple Flyers in shootout for third straight win

The Colorado Avalanche started off their 10-game road trip -- one that will take them all the way to Sweden -- with a hard-fought, 5-4 shootout victory over the Philadelphia Flyers.

Sven (The Reindeer) Andrighetto speedily skating into the Avalanche forefront

Swiss winger is the Avalanche's leading scorer through a surprising 4-1 start, and he was among those breathing easier when the word came that his linemate, Nathan MacKinnon, wasn't seriously injured when taking a stick to the eye area in the first period Friday night.

Young Gun: Mikko Rantanen scores his way into the Avalanche core

Colorado's leading goal-scorer from the 2016-17 campaign is ready to contribute even more in his second season.