Colorado Avalanche captain Gabriel Landeskog will sit for four games after he was suspended for a cross-check to the head/neck area of Calgary Flames forward Matthew Tkachuk Saturday night. Landeskog was given a minor on the play, but the situation and severity of the cross-check caused this to be looked at by the NHL’s Department […]
The Nova Scotia-born speed demon carried two 20+ goal seasons and three 50+ point campaigns into 2017-18, which in the tough-to-score NHL, is nothing to sneeze at. Well, through the first quarter of this season, it seems like MacKinnon is “finally” making that next step, and making us feel silly for worrying too much about […]
The San Jose Sharks woke up this Thanksgiving and found themselves in a playoff spot, albeit barely. They hold the second and final wild card spot by the thinnest of margins, edging out the Colorado Avalanche not on points, games played, regulation and
The Caps were handed an ugly 6-2 loss to the Colorado Avalanche on Thursday and Washington will now return home with zero points on their two-game road swing. Here's why they lost to Colorado. The Capitals had a rough start to their game Tuesday against Nashville.
The big news of the day came early in the evening on the East Coast when it was announced that Matt Duchene had been dealt from the Colorado Avalanche. It was a bit of a surprise that it happened during an Avalanche game and Duchene had to be taken off the bench, but otherwise it […]
Colorado Avalanche general manager Joe Sakic has been one of the most maligned executives in the NHL. His teams have missed the playoffs each season since he took the gig in September 2014. He's been viewed as a celebrity executive, a nostalgia act that would been shuttered were it not for his status as a […]
Following the Flyers' 5-4 shootout loss Saturday night to the Colorado Avalanche, how far should we go back to find the last time they actually took a lead into the third period? Since that shellacking, the Flyers have played 309 minutes and 45 seconds on home ice and in that span, they've held a lead […]
The Colorado Avalanche stopped shooting pucks off the post and started firing shots off opponents. The Avalanche got one goal off a Philadelphia skate and another off a Flyers stick in the second period, and then Mikko Rantanen scored the winner in the shootout in a 5-4 victory Saturday night. The Avalanche fell behind 2-1 […]
Sergei Fedorov to Columbus happened in November of 2005. Whether it’s Matthew Tkachuk vs. Drew Doughty or Matt Duchene vs. the Colorado Avalanche, there are some interesting ones. —Patrick Marleau is making his first return to San Jose since signing a deal with the Maple Leafs this off-season.
– The Vegas Golden Knights' spectacular arrival in the NHL continued. David Perron, Oscar Lindberg, Cody Eakin and James Neal all scored goals during an 8 1/2- minute stretch in the second period and Oscar Dansk had 32 saves to lead the Knights to a 7
The Vegas Golden Knights' spectacular arrival in the NHL continued with a record-equalling win on Friday. David Perron, Oscar Lindberg, Cody Eakin and James Neal all scored goals during an 8 1/2- minute stretch in the second period and Oscar Dansk had 32 saves to lead the Knights to a 7-0 victory over the Colorado […]
Ken Hitchcock has been known to rub some his players the wrong way. Bishop, who was pulled in Tuesday’s 5-3 loss to the Colorado Avalanche, was noticeably frustrated with his head coach after the game. The Stars netminder was given the hook after allowing three goals on 17 shots just over 26 minutes into the game […]