Getting Jarome Iginla a Stanley Cup would be “a great honor”
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Back in 2001, the Colorado Avalanche had a chance to win the franchise’s second Stanley Cup in six years. Cornerstones such as Joe Sakic, Peter Forsberg, Patrick Roy and Adam Foote already had their names on the chalice, but the addition of future Hall …Upvote Share Tweet
ESPN.com 2 hours agoColorado Avalanche coach Patrick Roy said he expects center Matt Duchene to miss the entire first-round playoffs series against the Minnesota Wild, even if it goes seven games.Upvote Share TweetNHL.com 21 hours agoDENVER - Erik Johnson saved the night for the Colorado Avalanche with his quick feet and thinking. The defenceman raced from the blue line to the goal line and swatted away a puck just three inches shy of sliding in for a game-sealing, empty-...Upvote Share Tweet
Erik Johnson's big save helps Avalanche take 1-0 lead in series against Wildthehockeynews.com 21 hours agoErik Johnson's big save helps Avalanche take 1-0 lead in series against WildUpvote Share Tweet
Who made the better game-saving play: Erik Johnson or Max Lapierre?yahoo.com Apr 18 (yesterday)The Colorado Avalanche and St. Louis Blues both won their Game 1s in overtime on Thursday night. Both games had moments in which skaters arguably saved their respective teams’ bacon by preventing goals. Let’s take a look at them, shall we? Here’s defens…Upvote Share Tweetthehockeynews.com Apr 18 (yesterday)Once again, I’m privileged enough to receive a ballot for the NHL’s annual individual player awards. It’s a huge honor for any hockey journalist and one I think deserves the respect of full transparency to the public. If we’re supposed to represent the …Upvote Share TweetNo. 1 Star: Paul Stastny, Colorado Avalanche Stastny is one of the few Avs players that actually has playoff experience. The vet tied the score with 14-seconds left, and won the game just 7:27 into overtime. Both of Stastny's goals and a Ryan O'Reilly g…Upvote Share Tweet
Custance: Avs go 'all-in' for gutsy Game 1 winESPN.com Apr 18 (yesterday)Colorado coach Patrick Roy made a gutsy call at the outset of his team's playoff run, and it paid off in a big way for the Avalanche, writes ESPN The Magazine's Craig Custance.Upvote Share Tweet
How early should you pull your goalie? Patrick Roy’s gamble paid off, with a little luckthehockeynews.com Apr 18 (yesterday)How early should you pull your goalie? Almost every coach does it with about one minute left in a one-goal game, and maybe around 1:30 in a two-goal deficit. But not Patrick Roy. The Avalanche coach is known as an aggressive individual and his coaching …Upvote Share Tweetyahoo.com Apr 17 (yesterday)(Ed. Note: With its new playoff format, the NHL is seeking to create passion for fans and teams through forced, bracketed relationships. But hey, at first glance, the matchups are pretty sexy. All of this led to one ideal theme for our 2014 Playoff Prev…Upvote Share Tweet
Avalanche F John Mitchell, D Cory Sarich out with injuries in Game 1 against Wildthehockeynews.com Apr 17 (2 days ago)Avalanche F John Mitchell, D Cory Sarich out with injuries in Game 1 against WildUpvote Share TweetENGLEWOOD, Colo. - Patrick Roy finished his Hall of Fame goaltending career in heartbreaking fashion as the Colorado Avalanche lost to Minnesota on an overtime goal in Game 7 of the 2003 post-season. Perhaps only fitting then that Roy begins ...Upvote Share TweetNHL.com Apr 16 (3 days ago)Picking NHL award-winners during an 82-game season with interconference play beats 48 without it. Still, the big question this time of year winds up being: What makes a team tick? Did the Colorado Avalanche win the Central Division more becau...Upvote Share Tweetthehockeynews.com Apr 16 (3 days ago)From injuries, to breakout performances, key rookies, upsets and coaches on the hot seat, here are five things to watch as the Stanley Cup playoffs get going Wednesday night. 5. What impact will star-player injuries have? The Colorado Avalanche will be …Upvote Share Tweet
My playoff bracket and NHL Awards ballotthehockeynews.com Apr 16 (3 days ago)With all due respect to Andy Williams and, well Christmas, we all know that this really is the most wonderful time of the year. For hockey fans, there is no better two weeks on the calendar than the first round of the Stanley Cup playoffs. The pace is f…Upvote Share Tweet
2014 NHL playoffs preview: Picks, predictions and moreCNNSI.com Apr 16 (3 days ago)After a long, hard season, the war for the Stanley Cup begins. Here are our picks and predictions.Upvote Share Tweetthehockeynews.com Apr 15 (4 days ago)Turnabout is fair play for the Florida Panthers. At last year’s draft lottery, the second-to-last Colorado Avalanche leap-frogged the Panthers to win first overall pick. This year, it was the Panthers who did the leap-frogging. Florida moved up one spot…Upvote Share Tweet
Playoff preparation with Crosby, Malkin, Duchene and MacKinnonthehockeynews.com Apr 15 (4 days ago)Trainer Andy O’Brien has a murderers’ row of clients and every summer he puts them through their paces. Sidney Crosby, Matt Duchene and Nathan MacKinnon are all on his roster and he makes sure his guys are ready for the season. But now it’s playoff time…Upvote Share Tweet
Avalanche return to playoffs for 1st time since 2010, focus on the Wildthehockeynews.com Apr 15 (5 days ago)Avalanche return to playoffs for 1st time since 2010, focus on the WildUpvote Share Tweetthehockeynews.com Apr 14 (5 days ago)Warning! The following video will make your eyes a little misty. Teemu Selanne ended his regular-season career last night as the Ducks beat Colorado 3-2 in a shootout, but the real fireworks came after the final buzzer when the Finnish Flash was named a…Upvote Share Tweet
Preds Decline To Renew Trotz's ContractApr 14Craig Custance discusses the Nashville Predators' decision to let coach Barry Trotz's contract expire.
Predators Power Past BlackhawksApr 12The Predators scored five goals in the third period en route to defeating the Blackhawks 7-5.
Predators Blank CoyotesApr 10Pekka Rinne had 29 saves in the Predators' 2-0 win over the Coyotes.
Wilson, Fisher Propel PredatorsApr 4Colin Wilson and Mike Fisher scored two goals each to lead the Predators past the Ducks 5-2.
Memphis Grizzlies' Nick Calathes mounting defense, calls suspension unfairApr 19Suspended Memphis Grizzlies guard Nick Calathes is mounting a defense against a 20-game suspension handed down Friday for violation of the NBA's drug policy, citing it as unfair.
Mike Woodson, coach of New York Knicks, won't have fate decided this weeke…Apr 18While it is widely believed that the New York Knicks have already made the decision to move on from coach Mike Woodson, sources tell ESPN The Magazine's Chris Broussard that nothing will be announced this weekend.
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