From a windshield plant to the Flames, Bob Hartley followed a dream he didn’t know he had
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By Louis Jean It’s a few minutes past 6 a.m., but Bob Hartley has already been up for a while. His hair is freshly combed, and his eyes are bright. While most of Calgary is still asleep in the morning darkness, Hartley walks down the steps of his tidy t…Share Tweet
NHL.com Feb 12 (yesterday)DETROIT - Semyon Varlamov made 43 saves and Blake Comeau scored in both the third period and the shootout to lift the Colorado Avalanche to a 3-2 victory over the Detroit Red Wings on Friday night. Matt Duchene also scored for the Avalanche, ...Share Tweetyahoo.com Feb 10 (4 days ago)Matt Bartkowski’s mother’s became a bit of a sensation in Vancouver when she was interviewed during the Vancouver Canucks’ 3-1 win over the Colorado Avalanche. It’s the team’s mothers trip, and the players have their mothers with them. On Wednesday they…Share Tweetyahoo.com Feb 10 (4 days ago)The Vancouver Canucks were bit badly by the injury bug in their 3-1 Tuesday night win over the Colorado Avalanche. On Wednesday the team announced defenseman Alex Edler and forward Brandon Sutter both left the team’s road trip because of injuries sustai…Share TweetNHL.com Feb 10 (4 days ago)DENVER - The Vancouver Canucks got defensive Tuesday night to help stop their four-game skid. Bo Horvat had a goal and an assist, Jacob Markstrom made 29 saves and chipped in with an assist, and Vancouver got four points from its defencemen t...Share Tweetyahoo.com Feb 9 (5 days ago)The Colorado Avalanche players have faith in Patrick Roy. They trust in his system, even in the face of constant criticism about his perceived non-belief in puck possession. Is this conviction misguided, or is there really something to Roy and his syste…Share Tweet
Prospect Need to Know: Max Lajoie has stepped up in Swift Currentthehockeynews.com Feb 9 (5 days ago)Boston College won its 20th Beanpot tournament in 64 years last night, with Minnesota prospect Alex Tuch firing a seeing-eye shot in overtime for the only goal in a 1-0 overtime win over archrival Boston University. On the international scene, two Five …Share TweetNHL.com Feb 8 (6 days ago)NEW YORK, N.Y. - The NHL has suspended Winnipeg Jets forward Drew Stafford for one game for high-sticking Colorado Avalanche defenceman Nick Holden. The incident occurred at 15:15 of the second period of Winnipeg's 4-2 win in Denver on Saturd...Share Tweetyahoo.com Feb 8 (6 days ago)Winnipeg Jets forward Drew Stafford was suspended one game by the NHL’s Department of Player Safety for high-sticking Colorado Avalanche defenseman Nick Holden in a Saturday game. The play occurred at the 15:15 mark of the second period. “As the whistle…Share TweetNHL.com Feb 7DENVER - Drew Stafford had two goals, including the go-ahead score, and the Winnipeg Jets beat the Colorado Avalanche 4-2 on Saturday night. Andrew Ladd and Mathieu Perreault also scored for the Jets, who beat the Avalanche for the first time...Share TweetDALLAS - Dallas Stars forward Jason Spezza has been placed on injured reserve after he went head-first into the boards and left a game against Colorado. Spezza was injured in the second period Thursday night on a hit by Avalanche defenceman F...Share TweetColorado Avalanche netminder Semyon Varlamov has been awarded $126,000 in damages by a jury following a trial in Denver District Court. The civil suit was brought against Varlamov in October 2014 by his ex-girlfriend Evgeniya Vavrinyuk after domestic vi…Share Tweet
Avalanche lose Brad Stuart ‘long-term’ after back surgery, could miss rest of seasonthehockeynews.com Feb 2Given Colorado’s defensive depth, Avalanche GM Joe Sakic was already likely looking at potential options on the blueline, but his team’s need for defensive help may be more desperate than he thought as it appears Colorado will be without Brad Stuart for…Share Tweet
Youngsters dazzle at the AHL’s All-Star skills competitionthehockeynews.com Feb 1While John Scott was being carried on the shoulders of his all-star teammates in Nashville (I can see the reports now: Joe Pavelski, day-to-day, hernia. Brent Burns, day-to-day, hernia…), the American League’s finest were having their skills competition…Share Tweetthehockeynews.com Jan 30The breakaway challenge at the NHL All-Star Skills Competition was designed to get players to show off some personality, have a little fun and display some niffy moves. Montreal Canadiens defenseman P.K. Subban, San Jose Sharks blueliner Brent Burns, Na…Share Tweet
Stars, Kings, Panthers headline best of 2014-15 non-playoff teamsthehockeynews.com Jan 30The NHL All-Star weekend mostly gives players and teams a reprieve from the rigors of a long, tough season. But as soon as it ends Sunday evening, it’s back to reality. That signals crunch time, especially for teams that were on the outside of the playo…Share Tweet
AHL to stream All-Star Challenge for free — here are five players to watchthehockeynews.com Jan 28Fans will be watching Nashville this weekend as the some of the world’s greatest players gather for the 2016 NHL All-Star Game, but hockey fans looking to watch some great up-and-coming talent can tune into AHL’s skills competition Sunday and All-Star C…Share Tweet
The Colorado Avalanche are in a perilous spot right nowthehockeynews.com Jan 28You would think that heading into the All-Star break in a playoff position would be enviable, but let’s look at precisely where the Colorado Avalanche are right now: smack in the middle of the most dangerous division in the league, the Central. Nashvill…Share Tweet
Landeskog leads surging Avs' comeback for 4-3 win over KingsNHL.com Jan 28LOS ANGELES, Calif. - Nathan MacKinnon scored the tiebreaking goal with 9:25 to play, and the Colorado Avalanche rallied for their fifth win in six games, 4-3 over the Los Angeles Kings on Wednesday night. Gabriel Landeskog scored two goals f...Share Tweetyahoo.com Jan 28Los Angeles Kings forward Milan Lucic seemed to accidentally punch a linesman in the face in a Wednesday game against the Colorado Avalanche. The play came off a scrum in front of the Colorado net in the first period when the hulking Lucic tried to hit …Share Tweetthehockeynews.com Jan 27Joe Thornton and Roberto Luongo will both say the most important thing about Tuesday’s games were that their respective clubs picked up victories, but both veteran stars added to their Hall of Fame resumes. In the Sharks’ victory over the Avalanche, Tho…Share Tweet
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