Tag Archive: Colorado Avalanche

Aug 16

Who Will Win The 2016-17 Stanley Cup?


Ready to bet on the 2016-17 Stanley Cup winner? Let us be your guiding light and take our futures NHL advice so you make the right wager and win big. A year ago, would you have picked the Pittsburgh Penguins to win the 2015-16 Stanley Cup title? Sure you would have. Just like you had …

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Nov 12

Gabs Weekly Top Ten Power Rankings


Gabs Weekly Top Ten Power Rankings Tuesday November 12th 2013 1. Anaheim Ducks – (15-3-1) The Anaheim Ducks are winners of their last 5, meaning they have yet to lose in the month of November, allowing no more than two goals in that span. Their next three games are against Florida, the Stamkos-less Tampa Bay …

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Mar 09

NHL 3 Stars: Four-point nights for Duchene, Wilson; Hawks’ streak struck

Chicago Blackhawks v Colorado Avalanche

No. 1 Star: Matt Duchene, Colorado Avalanche Duchene was the difference in the Avalanche’s stunning 6-2 thumping of the Chicago Blackhawks, which ended the Hawks’ point streak at 24 games. The centre scored the first of four goals the Avs would pot in the second period, and assisted on three others in the game. P.A. …

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Feb 05

NHL referee Chris Rooney takes puck to the head in Stars vs. Avalanche game (VIDEO)


Just over three minutes into the Dallas Stars’ game at the Colorado Avalanche on Monday night, Dallas defenseman Jamie Oleksiak – all 6-foot-7 of him – raised his stick and fired a slap shot from his opponents’ blue line. The puck deflected off the skate of Colorado’s Paul Stastny, changing direction as it flew to …

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Oct 13

Puck Daddy: Wednesday’s Three Stars: Giroux shines; Avs sink Blue Jackets


No. 1 Star: Claude Giroux, Philadelphia Flyers

During a first period that saw the Flyers take a 3-1 lead over the Vancouver Canucks, Giroux netted a goal for the third straight game and added two assists. The Canucks fought back, but an Andrej Meszaros tally 4:40 into the third period was the difference in the 5-4 Philadelphia victory. Giroux earned [...]

Jul 10

Puck Daddy chats with Semyon Varlamov about leaving Capitals, joining Avalanche over KHL and competing with Giguere


Semyon Varlamov had one of his legs in the KHL just days before the July 1 free agent market, figuratively speaking. On the day his Russian agent spoke unfavorably about the Washington Capitals, Varlamov was on his way to North America to start his preseason workouts…