Wednesday, April 24, 2019

Tag: patrick roy

The last time the Nuggets made the playoffs …

It feels like a lifetime ago. And when looking at the sports landscape, the landscape we have come to know and love, it certainly looks a lifetime ago.

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.