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Redmond scores 2 goals, Avalanche rally late to beat Hurricanes…

Redmond scores 2 goals, Avalanche rally late to beat Hurricanes 4-3

NHL.com Updated 14 hours ago
DENVER - The Colorado Avalanche's frantic finish more than made up for a bad first period. Zach Redmond scored his second goal of the game with 1:35 remaining, and the Avalanche rallied to beat the Carolina Hurricanes 4-3 on Saturday night. ...
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  • Rumor Roundup: Dupuis’ injury has Penguins perusing trade marke…

    Rumor Roundup: Dupuis’ injury has Penguins perusing trade market

    thehockeynews.com Nov 22 (yesterday)
    The Pittsburgh Penguins’ forward lines suffered a serious blow when veteran winger Pascal Dupuis was sidelined for six months with a blood clot in one of his lungs. It didn’t take long for rumors to surface over how they’ll address Dupuis’ absence. USA …
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  • Avalanche's Tanguay won't play vs. Hurricanes

    Avalanche's Tanguay won't play vs. Hurricanes

    NHL.com Nov 21 (2 days ago)
    Colorado Avalanche forwards Alex Tanguay and Dennis Everberg won't play Saturday against the Carolina Hurricanes, and goaltender Semyon Varlamov is day-to-day, according to coach Patrick Roy. Tanguay was injured Thursday in the second period a...
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  • Ovechkin scores late in 3rd period, sends Capitals over Avalanc…

    Ovechkin scores late in 3rd period, sends Capitals over Avalanche 3-2.

    NHL.com thehockeynews.com ESPN.com Nov 21 (3 days ago)
    DENVER - Alex Ovechkin has scored plenty of pretty goals in his career. He even throws in some scrappy ones from time to time. Ovechkin scored late in the third period, Braden Holtby stopped 27 shots, and the Washington Capitals beat the Colo...
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  • Forsberg proud, humbled by his induction into Hockey Hall of Fa…

    Forsberg proud, humbled by his induction into Hockey Hall of Fame

    NHL.com Nov 20 (3 days ago)
    DENVER - Peter Forsberg spent his playing days thinking about winning, not about the Hall of Fame. On Thursday, the former Colorado Avalanche star reflected on the honour he received earlier this week when he was inducted into the exclusive h...
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  • Avs' Varlamov day-to-day with groin woes

    Avs' Varlamov day-to-day with groin woes

    ESPN.com NHL.com Nov 18 (5 days ago)
    The Colorado Avalanche say goaltender Semyon Varlamov is day-to-day after re-aggravating a groin injury and that defenseman Ryan Wilson will undergo season-ending shoulder surgery.
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  • Avalanche's Wilson to have season-ending surgery

    Avalanche's Wilson to have season-ending surgery

    NHL.com Nov 18 (5 days ago)
    Colorado Avalanche defenseman Ryan Wilson is expected to have season-ending shoulder surgery Wednesday, coach Patrick Roy said. Wilson was scoreless in three games this season before going on injured reserve. He was limited to 40 games over the...
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  • Could Patrick Roy coach Martin Brodeur? Varlamov injury may ope…

    Could Patrick Roy coach Martin Brodeur? Varlamov injury may open the door

    thehockeynews.com Nov 18 (5 days ago)
    There may be no two goaltenders in NHL history whose names are linked like those of Patrick Roy and Martin Brodeur. Roy was an innovator, has four Stanley Cup rings to his name, two of which came as a member of the same Colorado Avalanche which he now c…
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  • Playing past their prime didn’t hurt Forsberg, Modano & Has…

    Playing past their prime didn’t hurt Forsberg, Modano & Hasek – & it won’t hurt Brodeur’s legacy either

    thehockeynews.com Nov 17 (6 days ago)
    When I look at the Hockey Hall of Fame’s Class of 2014, the first thing I think of is the eye-popping talent and character of the players and people. The second thing that comes to mind, oddly enough, is Martin Brodeur. Because as the former Devils goal…
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  • Duchene scores tiebreaking goal in 3rd period to lead Avalanche…

    Duchene scores tiebreaking goal in 3rd period to lead Avalanche over Devils 3-2

    NHL.com Nov 15
    NEWARK, N.J. - Matt Duchene's tie-breaking goal in the third period powered the Colorado Avalanche to a 3-2 win over the New Jersey Devils. Saturday night. Tied 2-2 with 2:53 left, Duchene tapped a loose puck past Cory Schneider for the game-...
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  • Rumor Roundup: Nervous GMs may make moves near American Thanksg…

    Rumor Roundup: Nervous GMs may make moves near American Thanksgiving

    Since the implementation of the salary cap in 2005, early-season NHL trades have become rare. Even the ability for teams to absorb part of a player’s salary failed to spark an increase in player movement during a season’s opening weeks. That partially e…
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  • 2014 Hall of Fame class highlights global reach of the game lik…

    2014 Hall of Fame class highlights global reach of the game like never before

    Take a close look at the four men who will be inducted in the players’ category of the Hockey Hall of Fame Monday night. You’ll see something you’ve never seen before, and may never see again. Four players, four different countries represented. A Hall o…
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  • MacKinnon scores tying goal in 3rd, adds 1 in SO as Avalanche t…

    MacKinnon scores tying goal in 3rd, adds 1 in SO as Avalanche top Rangers 4-3

    NHL.com Nov 13
    NEW YORK, N.Y. - Nathan MacKinnon scored the tying goal in the third period and then connected in the shootout as the Colorado Avalanche rallied for a 4-3 victory over the New York Rangers on Thursday night. MacKinnon started the tiebreaker w...
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  • Report: Colorado Avalanche, Coors Field to host outdoor game ne…

    Report: Colorado Avalanche, Coors Field to host outdoor game next season

    According to Adrian Dater of The Denver Post, the Colorado Avalanche play host to an outdoor game as early as next season. The game would take place at Coors Field, the home of the MLB’s Colorado Rockies, reports Dater. Though it’s not likely the game w…
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  • Boyle returns for Rangers after hand injury

    Boyle returns for Rangers after hand injury

    ESPN.com Nov 13
    Dan Boyle, who broke his hand in the second period of the Rangers' opening game Oct. 9 in St. Louis, was healthy enough to return to the lineup for the Rangers' 4-3 shootout loss at home to the Colorado Avalanche.
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  • Defenseman Boyle expected back in Rangers lineup

    Defenseman Boyle expected back in Rangers lineup

    NHL.com Nov 12
    New York Rangers defenseman Dan Boyle is expected to play Thursday against the Colorado Avalanche at Madison Square Garden, coach Alain Vigneault said Wednesday. Boyle hasn't played since breaking his hand early in the third period of the Rang...
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  • Rumor Roundup: Colorado’s struggles could result in shake up fo…

    Rumor Roundup: Colorado’s struggles could result in shake up for Avalanche core

    The Colorado Avalanche are currently struggling to recapture last season’s 52-win, 112-point performance. Entering this week, the Avs have won only four games while their 13 points in 16 games left them near the bottom of the Western Conference standing…
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  • Luke Schenn out two weeks with upper-body injury

    Luke Schenn out two weeks with upper-body injury

    NHL.com Nov 9
    Philadelphia Flyers defenseman Luke Schenn will miss approximately two weeks with an upper-body injury, the team announced Sunday. Schenn was injured Saturday when he was hit into the end boards by Colorado Avalanche center Nathan MacKinnon wit...
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  • Video - Senators Squeak By Predators 00:40

    Senators Squeak By Predators

    Nov 20
    The Senators used a three-goal second period to top the Predators 3-2.
  • Video - Blues Skate Past Predators 01:04

    Blues Skate Past Predators

    Nov 13
    Paul Stastny's third-period goal lifted the Blues past the Predators 4-3.
  • Video - Neal, Predators Top Blues 00:45

    Neal, Predators Top Blues

    Nov 8
    James Neal's third-period goal was the difference in the Predators' 2-1 win over the Blues.
  • Video - Predators Claw Past Stars 00:56

    Predators Claw Past Stars

    Nov 6
    Matt Cullen's first goal of the season lifted the Predators past the Stars 3-2.

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