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Boyes scores 2:23 into overtime to lead Panthers past Avalanche…

Boyes scores 2:23 into overtime to lead Panthers past Avalanche, 4-3.

NHL.com Updated 22 hours ago
DENVER - Brad Boyes scored a power-play goal 2:23 into overtime and the Florida Panthers beat the Colorado Avalanche 4-3 on Tuesday night. Jussi Jokinen had two assists, including one on the winner. Jokinen fed Boyes with a pass from the back...
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  • How terrible is this goalie interference call on Nick Bjugstad?…

    How terrible is this goalie interference call on Nick Bjugstad? (Video)

    yahoo.com 21 hours ago
    The Florida Panthers defeated the Colorado Avalanche in overtime on Tuesday night, 4-3, on a Brad Boyes goal. This result proves that the Hockey Gods have a sense of goodness and fairness, because the Panthers were nearly jobbed by an atrocious goalie i…
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  • Subban scores twice, Habs improve to 5-1

    Subban scores twice, Habs improve to 5-1

    ESPN.com NHL.com yahoo.com Oct 18 (4 days ago)
    Defenseman P.K. Subban scores twice and Carey Price makes 32 saves as the Canadiens edged the Avalanche 3-2.
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  • The Avalanche aren’t bound for the basement even after slow sta…

    The Avalanche aren’t bound for the basement even after slow start

    thehockeynews.com Oct 18 (4 days ago)
    As the saying goes in statistics, there’s an exception to prove the rule. The Colorado Avalanche and their incredible success in 2014-14 were just that – the exception – for statistically inclined hockey fans. From the top down, it was the kind of year …
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  • Martin Brodeur to Avalanche is hockey fable that needs to happe…

    Martin Brodeur to Avalanche is hockey fable that needs to happen

    yahoo.com Oct 17 (5 days ago)
    Semyon Varlamov is on injured reserve with a wonky groin. Reto Berra is “out for a while.” Calvin Pickard was lit up against the Ottawa Senators on Thursday night. The Colorado Avalanche have a bit of a goalie problem at the moment, and you know what th…
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  • If Semyon Varlamov’s injury is serious, should Avs look at Mart…

    If Semyon Varlamov’s injury is serious, should Avs look at Martin Brodeur or Tim Thomas?

    thehockeynews.com ESPN.com Oct 17 (5 days ago)
    Prior to the start of the season, pundits were projecting a return to earth for the Colorado Avalanche, who won 52 games in 2013-14 despite having some of the worst advanced statistics in the NHL. They leaned on goalie Semyon Varlamov and a superb shoot…
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  • Montreal Canadiens winger P-A Parenteau happy to be home

    Montreal Canadiens winger P-A Parenteau happy to be home

    thehockeynews.com Oct 17 (6 days ago)
    The Montreal Canadiens and Colorado Avalanche were both quite successful last season thanks to goaltending, even if advanced statistics pointed to an eventual downfall. Which was why the off-season trade that saw the two squads swap forwards Daniel Brie…
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  • No NHL edict directing linesmen to break up fights before they …

    No NHL edict directing linesmen to break up fights before they start

    According to the NHL’s director of hockey operations, linesmen Greg Devorski and Scott Driscoll acted of their own accord when they decided to intervene before Jarome Iginla and Dion Phaneuf could start fighting Tuesday night, and were not following a l…
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  • Goodbye, NHL enforcers. Believe it or not, I won’t miss you

    Goodbye, NHL enforcers. Believe it or not, I won’t miss you

    There was a time when I watched a hockey game and if there wasn’t a fight I felt ripped off. I loved a good scrap; so much so that when Steve Dryden offered me a position at The Hockey News in 1992, I took the job on the condition I would never have to …
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  • Should the Colorado Avalanche be worried right now?

    Should the Colorado Avalanche be worried right now?

    How soon is too soon to sound the alarm bells? Looking around the NHL right now, you’ll see unlikely teams such as Boston and the New York Rangers struggling early, but with such a small sample size, that seems like more of a blip than a pattern. On the…
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  • Phil Kessel scores in overtime as Maple Leafs come back to beat…

    Phil Kessel scores in overtime as Maple Leafs come back to beat Avalanche

    TORONTO - When the Colorado Avalanche wore down, the Toronto Maple Leafs picked up the pace to win their second game in a row. Seeing fatigue in an opponent that played the day before, the Leafs only got better as the game went on in coming b...
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  • The Hot List: Banned in Minnesota, thriving in Vancouver

    The Hot List: Banned in Minnesota, thriving in Vancouver

    With NCAA hockey officially in full swing, there is action aplenty to watch for in the prospect world. Boston University’s Jack Eichel and Erie’s Connor McDavid already seem to have a fantastic game of anything-you-can-do-I-can-do-better going on, but w…
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  • NHL Three Stars: Briere comes up clutch; Stammer's natural hatt…

    NHL Three Stars: Briere comes up clutch; Stammer's natural hatty; Wild Bill hunts Buffalo

    yahoo.com Oct 14
    No. 1 Star: Daniel Briere, Colorado Avalanche With 0.4 seconds to go, Briere potted the Avalanche's second goal of the season to beat the Bruins, 3-2. For non-Boston fans, it's alwas a little fun to hear an unhappy Jack Edwards. No. 2 Star: Steven Stamk…
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    Predators Claw Past Coyotes

    Oct 21
    The Predators beat the Coyotes 4-3 in a shootout.
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    'SportsCenter's' Inside The NHL

    Oct 14
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    Sep 23
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