Colorado Avalanche Power Outage

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Now that the season is approximately 20 games in, the Avalanche are still stuck in neutral, taking one step forward and two steps back on a nightly basis. You could focus in on the goaltending position, where last year’s Vezina runner up, Semyon Varlamov, has been out twice with minor injuries, and inconsistent play from […] READ MORE


Colorado Avalanche: Top Prospects Update

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Chris Bigras (Defenseman – Owen Sound Attack OHL): After a stellar showing in his first NHL camp last season in which he was one of the last players cut, big things were expected from Bigras during this year’s camp. Unfortunately, things did not pan out as well this time around, with him being returned to […] READ MORE


Avalanche Cut Ties With Head Scout Rick Pracey

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Over the weekend it was announced that the Avalanche had decided to part ways with long time head of amateur scouting Rick Pracey. Some would find this news somewhat interesting as it appears on paper, that he had done quite a decent job at finding young players to turn around a bottom of the league […] READ MORE


Avalanche Goaltending Crisis: Varlamov and Berra Out

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The Colorado Avalanche season has not started the way most fans were hoping, as the team has gone 1-3-1 and didn’t score a goal until their third game. The team has been rather lackluster, seemingly uninterested, have no chemistry, and has struggled to find consistent play. But after being shut out in their first two […] READ MORE


Colorado Avalanche: Stanley Cup Attitude

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It’s no secret that the Colorado Avalanche made a drastic turnaround this past season. Going from a second-to-last place finish in the entire league during the 2012-13 season (39 points in a shortened 48-game season) to a first place finish in the Central Division (112 points in a full season) in 2013-14 is quite remarkable. During the […] READ MORE


Fantasy Studs and Duds: Colorado Avalanche Edition

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It’s that time of year again. Hockey is starting back up, and you know what that means. It’s time for some fantasy hockey! Of course, each year on every team there are fantasy studs and fantasy duds. Here is a breakdown of what to expect this year from the 2014-2015 Colorado Avalanche: Fantasy Studs and […] READ MORE