Mikkel Boedker had all kinds of time after grabbing a loose puck near his blue line late in overtime. In the end, Boedker elected to go high to the stick side. Boedker scored at 4:17 of overtime and Anders Lindback stopped 38 shots, helping the Arizona Coyotes beat the Colorado Avalanche 2-1 on Sunday night.
The Colorado Avalanche didn’t work on much in their last practice, though they are making some line changes to help their top unit. John Mitchell and Nathan MacKinnon will switch lines for the Avalanche on Sunday night when they face an Arizona Coyotes team that has dropped six straight on the road. “They seemed rusty […]
It’s been nearly two seasons since Semyon Varlamov and the Colorado Avalanche have rolled like this. Varlamov made 39 saves, Jarome Iginla scored his 598th career goal and the Avalanche beat the Edmonton Oilers 5-1 on Saturday night for their fifth consecutive win. Varlamov tied his career high with his sixth victory in a row […]
It took some time, but the Colorado Avalanche have finally found their rhythm this month. The Edmonton Oilers appear to be headed in the wrong direction following an undefeated start to December. The Avalanche can extend their season-high winning streak to five by handing the visiting Oilers a third consecutive defeat Saturday night.
No. 1 Star: Beau Bennett, Pittsburgh Penguins Bennett recorded the first two-goal game of his career as the Penguins beat the Colorado Avalanche 4-2. Down 2-1 in the third period, Bennett scored twice and Olli Maatta netted his fifth in a 3:24 span. Patric Hornqvist recorded a pair of assists. No. 2 Star: Taylor […]
After totaling 76 saves while playing on consecutive nights, Semyon Varlamov is ready for a little rest. Varlamov had a season-high 42 saves Sunday and Jack Skille and John Mitchell scored in the first period to lead the Colorado Avalanche to a 3-1 win over the St. Louis Blues. ”I’m pretty tired,” said Varlamov, who […]
It’s difficult to consider any homestand featuring losses to Toronto and Philadelphia a success, but St. Louis can at least break even if it wraps things up on a positive note. The Blues conclude a five-game stay Sunday night against the Colorado Avalanche, one night after taking care of business in the homestand’s most important […]
Colorado’s Andreas Martinsen figured he had nothing to lose, so he took a shot. The left winger whacked in a backhander during a scramble midway through the third period to lift the Avalanche over the Nashville Predators 3-2 on Saturday night. Martinsen swatted the puck out of mid-air past goaltender Pekka Rinne 9:36 into the […]
The Nashville Predators have bounced back from tough losses before. Nashville looks to win back-to-back games for the first time in nearly a month Saturday night when it hosts the Colorado Avalanche, who could be without Gabriel Landeskog for a second straight contest. The Predators (15-9-5) played at Chicago on Tuesday and couldn’t solve Corey […]
The Pittsburgh Penguins were scrambling to stay in the game early in the third period. Minutes later, they were celebrating a season sweep of the Colorado Avalanche. Beau Bennett and Olli Maatta combined for three goals in 3:24 after Pittsburgh killed off Colorado’s two-man advantage during the third period, and the Penguins rallied to win […]
Semyon Varlamov and the Colorado Avalanche found a perfect way to snap Blackhawks star Patrick Kane’s franchise record points streak. Varlamov stopped 29 shots for his first shutout of the season, leading the Colorado Avalanche to a 3-0 victory over Chicago on Tuesday night and ending Kane’s streak at 26 games. Matt Duchene had a […]
Dec 15 (The Sports Xchange) – Highlights of Tuesday's National Hockey League games: – – Avalanche 3, Blackhawks 0 Patrick Kane's point streak ended at 26 games as the Colorado Avalanche beat the Chicago Blackhawks 3-0. Colorado goaltender Semyon Varlamov stopped all 29 shots he faced as the Blackhawks (17-11-4) were shut out for just […]