Saturday, February 23, 2019

Tag: patrick roy

Frei: What Avs are trying to get back to. Glory Days....

This much we know: Whenever that next home Avalanche playoff game is, there will be six jerseys and numbers overhead.  Including the one representing the guy with magical hands. 

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.

Joe Sakic’s summer to save the Colorado Avalanche

Avalanche GM Joe Sakic had one job after last season ended: Trade Matt Duchene. Somehow, Duchene is still on the Avs and Sakic won the summer.

A toast to the Old Boys Club

With the dismissal of Pablo Mastroeni from his duties on Tuesday, the days of former players leading the teams in Denver has come to a close.

Rafterwatch 2017: Colorado Avalanche

Adam Foote (2013) was the last Avalanche player to have his jersey retired. Could another Colorado captain be next in line?

Avalanche president Josh Kroenke maintains faith in Joe Sakic, staff

“It was a tough year on so many levels, but I have a funny feeling that we might bounce back a little sooner than people think,” Kroenke said.

Answering the question: Is Denver a flyover sports city?

There is no question that Denver is not a flyby city when it comes to the NFL; however, is Denver a flyby city when it comes to sports in general?

In memoriam: The 2016-17 Colorado Avalanche season

It was a season full of highs and lows. The Avalanche's goals against were a league-high 276. Their goals for, a league-low 165.

Butcher continuing his career in Colorado would be best for both...

Butcher can become an unrestricted free agent in August. It's time for the Avalanche and Butcher to put aside the past and move forward together.

Avalanche could learn a thing or two about hockey from the...

Magness Arena is only 6.2 miles from the Pepsi Center. If the Avs need an example on how the game should be played, the needn't look any further than that.