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Jared Bednar wants to 'attack' with 'up-tempo' style in Colorad…

Jared Bednar wants to 'attack' with 'up-tempo' style in Colorado

yahoo.com thehockeynews.com Updated 10 hours ago
Bednar The Colorado Avalanche brought in Jared Bednar as head coach not just for his winning pedigree, but also because of his strategy as a bench boss. Bednar, who was hired Thursday morning, said he likes to push an attack mostly based on speed and pr…
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  • Avalanche coaching update; Lindholm joins Team Sweden for World…

    Avalanche coaching update; Lindholm joins Team Sweden for World Cup (Puck Headlines)

    yahoo.com Aug 24 (yesterday)
    Here are your Puck Headlines: A glorious collection of news and views collected from the greatest blogosphere in sports and the few, the proud, the mainstream hockey media. Have a link you want to submit? Email us at . via Alexander Fedorov, Sport Expre…
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  • Report: Dineen, Boughner ‘major candidates’ for Avalanche coach…

    Report: Dineen, Boughner ‘major candidates’ for Avalanche coaching job

    thehockeynews.com Aug 23 (3 days ago)
    Patrick Roy stepped down from his post as coach of the Avalanche nearly two weeks ago and two NHL assistants are reportedly the frontrunners to take over as bench boss in Colorado. According to The Denver Post’s Terry Frei, Chicago Blackhawks assistant …
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  • Wild make right choice, change goal song to Prince's 'Let's Go …

    Wild make right choice, change goal song to Prince's 'Let's Go Crazy'

    yahoo.com Aug 23 (3 days ago)
    Photo by Hannah Foslien/Getty Images The Minnesota Wild asked, and the fans responded. Prince’s “Let’s Go Crazy” will be the new goal song for the Wild beginning with their Sept. 27 preseason game against the Colorado Avalanche. This summer, the Wild se…
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  • Report: Two AHL coaches, two NHL assistants in running for Aval…

    Report: Two AHL coaches, two NHL assistants in running for Avalanche job

    thehockeynews.com Aug 19 (7 days ago)
    Colorado Avalanche GM Joe Sakic is under a time crunch when it comes to naming a new coach, especially with training camp less than a month away, and he has reportedly already assembled a list that has some interesting candidates. Sakic has said that he…
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  • When Patrick Roy doesn’t get his way, he packs up and goes home

    When Patrick Roy doesn’t get his way, he packs up and goes home

    There was nothing shocking about Patrick Roy’s abrupt departure as coach and vice-president of hockey operations with the Colorado Avalanche on Thursday. On the contrary, it was typical behavior from the Hockey Hall of Fame goaltender. When Roy doesn’t …
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  • The improved Colorado Avalanche (Trending Topics)

    The improved Colorado Avalanche (Trending Topics)

    Photo by Doug Pensinger/Getty Images Here’s how you know things got very, very bad between Patrick Roy and the Colorado Avalanche: News of his departure from the organization came out not from a team source, but by the now-former coach himself, via PR N…
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  • Five notable players who could opt for retirement following the…

    Five notable players who could opt for retirement following the upcoming season

    The rough and tumble ways of the NHL are starting to go by the wayside, but veteran winger Shawn Thornton is sticking around for one more season with the Florida Panthers. But Thornton, 39, admitted that before he signed a one-year contract extension in…
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  • Puck Daddy Summer Series: Weird Colorado Avalanche

    Puck Daddy Summer Series: Weird Colorado Avalanche

    yahoo.com Aug 8
    [Ed. Note: Some lists chronicle the best in hockey. Others the worst. Others the most memorable or greatest or essential. What Puck Daddy’s 2016 Summer Series seeks to do is capture those indefinable, quirky, oddities that occur every season. Moments th…
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  • Video - 'SportsCenter's' Inside The NHL 16:06

    'SportsCenter's' Inside The NHL

    Mar 17
    John Buccigross, Barry Melrose and Scott Burnside kick around the rule changes proposed by the general managers, look at the turmoil in San Jose and make their picks at the tight race for the Presidents' Trophy.
  • Video - Dumba Wins It For Wild 01:03

    Dumba Wins It For Wild

    Mar 17
    Matt Dumba's seventh goal of the season won the game for Minnesota in overtime, 3-2 over Nashville.
  • Video - Ducks Rock Predators In Third Period 00:56

    Ducks Rock Predators In Third Period

    Mar 15
    Anaheim scored all four of its goals in the third period to come back and beat Nashville 4-2.
  • Video - New Norris Trophy Front-Runners 01:55

    New Norris Trophy Front-Runners

    Mar 10
    With the Flames' Mark Giordano out for the season, Scott Burnside offered some candidates for the new front-runners for the Norris Trophy.