Wednesday, October 16, 2019

Tag: Mikko Rantanen

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.

Semyon Varlamov stands tall to deliver opening-night win

Colorado defeated the New York Rangers 4-2 on the back of a dominant performance by Semyon Varlamov.

Rebound Shot: The Avs are convinced they can compete

Coming off the worst season in the NHL's shootout era, there's reason for optimism at Pepsi Center.

Avalanche hoping for success with revamped offense

The continued growth of three young draft products and the addition of a pair of free-agent forwards have things looking up for the Avalanche offense.

Avs’ next ‘young core’ one of the few reasons for optimism...

As one set of once-highly regarded Avs prospects enters their middle years in the NHL, it's a new group of young talent providing hope for the future.

Avs’ recent first-round picks have yielded mixed results

With the draft just around the corner it’s time to take a peek at how the Avalanche’s recent first round picks have fared in the league.

Tyson Barrie heading home from World Championship due to injury

Colorado Avalanche defenseman Tyson Barrie was off to a torrid start for Canada at the World Championship. Now, his run has come to a screeching halt.