Tag: Ottawa Senators
Roy returned to coaching with the Quebec Remparts last season.
The Avs fell to 1-4 on their five-game road trip with the loss to the Ottawa Senators on Wednesday night.
The Avalanche received seven prospects and draft picks in exchange for Duchene, who had tallied four goals and ten points in 13 games this season. Duchene's departure had seemed inevitable for months, and there was no longer any sense in waiting.
"That's going to be fun for the Swedish fans," Gabe Landeskog said. He smiled and added, "I hope the majority decides to cheer on the good guys from Colorado. We'll see."
It's all about money with the NHL brass. The Olympics are about goodwill, unity and fairplay. The two sides were bound to clash.
"We didn't support each other like we should have or like we did in the first period. Just keep it simple, work hard," Andrighetto said.
In his first appearance since being traded from Vancouver, Alex Burrows led the Ottawa Senators to a 2-1 home win over the Colorado Avalanche on Thursday.
A deal does not appear likely however, as the price of the pieces the Senators would want (presumably either Matt Duchene or Gabriel Landeskog) is too high.
At the All-Star break the Colorado Avalanche are dead last in the NHL. Here's a look at whether or not this Avalanche team is having the worst season ever in Denver professional sports.