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Though the Vancouver Canucks are in post-season contention, there’s concern they could be poised for a second-half swoon similar to that which killed last season’s playoff hopes. After playing reasonably well during the first half of the season, the Can…Upvote Share Tweet
No. 12 Jarome Iginla pots career point No. 1,200thehockeynews.com 16 hours agoMove over, Dino Ciccarelli. You’ve got some company – for now, at least. Colorado Avalanche winger Jarome Iginla scored against the Nashville Predators on Friday night to earn his 1,200th career point, moving him into a tie for 46th on the all-time scor…Upvote Share Tweet
Avalanche's Varlamov stops 23 shots, earns shutout in 3-0 win over PredatorsNHL.com 16 hours agoDENVER - Semyon Varlamov made 23 saves for his fourth shutout of the season, and the Colorado Avalanche beat the Nashville Predators 3-0 on Friday night. Jarome Iginla, Maxime Talbot, and Gabriel Landeskog had goals for the Avalanche, who ear...Upvote Share Tweet
Separation between East’s have & have-not teams will make NHL trade deadline uniquethehockeynews.com Jan 29 (2 days ago)If you don’t know by now the NHL’s points system is essentially a competitive funhouse mirror designed to give more teams the appearance they’ve got a shot at a playoff spot, you should. The league has, to the credit of its business acumen, recognized m…Upvote Share Tweetyahoo.com Jan 28 (3 days ago)Jarome Iginla is a legend. He ranks 47th overall in points with 1,199 in his career and 20th overall in goals with 575. And he’s at it again for Colorado. His 15 goals leads the Avalanche. The 37-year-old Iginla has had extraordinary level of consistenc…Upvote Share Tweet
Smith scores on breakaway in OT, Predators beat Avalanche 4-3 to improve NHL's best home markNHL.com Jan 28 (4 days ago)NASHVILLE, Tenn. - The Nashville Predators are so comfortable at home this season they simply don't bat an eye, even when giving up the tying goal with 36 seconds left in regulation. Craig Smith scored on a breakaway at 2:46 of overtime, and ...Upvote Share TweetNHL.com Jan 27 (4 days ago)NASHVILLE, Tenn. - Craig Smith scored on a breakaway at 2:46 of overtime and the Nashville Predators beat the Colorado Avalanche 4-3 on Tuesday night. Roman Josi also scored for the Predators, who pushed the NHL's best home record to 19-2-1. ...Upvote Share Tweetthehockeynews.com Jan 27 (4 days ago)In the first two games of the season, Minnesota Wild netminder Darcy Kuemper blanked the Colorado Avalanche in a home-and-home set. By Oct. 23, he had three shutouts, and was leading all goaltenders in just about every key statistical category imaginabl…Upvote Share TweetThe Colorado Avalanche will be without top defenseman Erik Johnson for three to eight weeks due to a knee injury.Upvote Share Tweet
Rumor Roundup: What to watch as trade deadline draws nearthehockeynews.com Jan 26 (5 days ago)With the 2015 NHL All-Star Game now history and teams returning to action on Tuesday, the focus shifts toward the approaching NHL trade deadline on March 2. It’s expected trade activity will increase over the next five weeks as more clubs fall out of pl…Upvote Share Tweetyahoo.com Jan 22Dear all players who do not want to come to Columbus for the All-Star Game ... we are having a great time. Your loss. Erik Johnson became yet another who pulled out with an injury -- this one of the lower body variety according to the Colorado Avalanche…Upvote Share Tweet
Rumor Roundup: Ryan O’Reilly’s time in Colorado almost upthehockeynews.com Jan 22Heading into the NHL All-Star Break (Jan. 22-26) there’s growing speculation over the trade status of Colorado Avalanche forward Ryan O’Reilly. TSN’s Bob McKenzie last week reported the Avalanche aren’t actively shopping the 23-year-old forward but are …Upvote Share TweetNHL.com Jan 22Colorado Avalanche forward Jarome Iginla moved past Hall of Fame member Mike Bossy on the NHL all-time goals list when he scored No. 574 in the first period against the Boston Bruins at Pepsi Center on Wednesday. Alex Tanguay took a shot from t...Upvote Share TweetThe Colorado Avalanche and Minnesota Wild will each host outdoor games next season, according to a report Wednesday from TSN’s Bob McKenzie. The games will complement the Jan. 1 Winter Classic, which will take place in Boston’s Gillette Stadium and feat…Upvote Share TweetNHL.com Jan 19ST. LOUIS - Jaden Schwartz had a goal and assist and the St. Louis Blues' defence stifled the Colorado Avalanche in a 3-1 victory on Monday night. Brian Elliott made 17 saves, T.J. Oshie scored and defenceman Carl Gunnarsson got his second go...Upvote Share Tweet
Rumor Roundup: Avalanche’s O’Reilly, Sabres’ Myers center of trade talksthehockeynews.com Jan 17The Colorado Avalanche’s struggles this season continue to provide fodder for trade rumors involving versatile forward Ryan O’Reilly, winner of the 2014 Lady Byng Trophy. It’s well known the Avalanche lack skilled blueline depth, which is reflected in t…Upvote Share Tweetthehockeynews.com Jan 17Colorado Avalanche/Lake Erie Monster goalie Reto Berra joined the likes of Martin Brodeur, Ron Hextall and Mike Smith on Friday by scoring a goal as a netminder in a professional hockey game. Berra put the finishing touch on a 5-1 win by his Lake Erie M…Upvote Share Tweet
Holden scores go-ahead goal in third period to life Avalanche over Panthers 4-2NHL.com Jan 16SUNRISE, Fla. - Tyson Barrie made the most of his first visit to the Florida Panthers' arena as a player. Barrie, whose father Len played for the Panthers from 1999-2001, had a goal and an assist to help the Colorado Avalanche beat the Panthe...Upvote Share Tweet
Stats say MacKinnon, Hossa, Sharp could be second half studsthehockeynews.com Jan 15By Dom Luszczyszyn The first half of the season is officially in the books, which makes the perfect opportunity to look at who can bounce back after under performing during the first 41 games. Thanks to recent advances in NHL analytics, it’s become much…Upvote Share Tweet
Brodeur Honored Before Blues WinJan 29Martin Brodeur, who announced his retirement earlier in the day, was honored before the Blues' 5-4 shootout win.
Predators Top Avs In OTJan 27Craig Smith's overtime goal lifted the Predators to a 4-3 win over the Avalanche.
Top 10 NHL Plays Of The First HalfJan 22"SportsCenter" takes a look back at the top ten NHL plays of the season so far.
Canadiens Edge Predators In OTJan 20P.K. Subban's goal helped the Canadiens top the Predators 2-1 in overtime.
Darrell Bevell on the Chess Match with Belichick and Russell Wilson’s Unsh…Jan 30Follow The MMQB on Facebook, Twitter and Instagram. The MMQB Newsletter Enter your email below to receive the best of The MMQB in your inbox each weekday
ESPN NowJan 30NBA commissioner Adam Silver has been in office for a year. How would Mavs owner Mark Cuban grade Year 1? "A-plus," Cuban said. "Love everything he's...
The Key to Super Bowl 49? Guy by the Name of GronkJan 30TEMPE, Ariz. — Did Seahawks linebacker K.J. Wright’s sly smile tell it all? I’ve got this theory about Super Bowl 49 that isn’t exactly breaking news: Rob Gronkowski is the key player. If he blows up, New England wins. If Seattle manages to beat him up …
Pau Gasol exit a colossal blunder by Los Angeles LakersJan 29Pau Gasol's L.A. homecoming was a reminder how the Lakers have nothing to show for his departure, J.A. Adande writes.