Dallas Stars vs Colorado Avalanche Second Round Preview

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With the first round of Stanley Cup Playoffs completed, the NHL wanted to continue the momentum of having hockey on TV. That means the Dallas Stars vs Colorado Avalanche second-round series will begin Saturday night. This will be the fifth time the Stars and Avalanche will meet in the Stanley Cup Playoffs. The series record […] READ MORE


Colorado Avalanche vs Arizona Coyotes First Round Preview

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The “real” playoffs are here! For the Arizona Coyotes it’s about time. For the Colorado Avalanche, it’s let’s prove we are an elite team. The two teams are a good matchup with SPEED being the key factor, among many others. Both teams have a mixture of youth and veterans. Who will prevail in this Colorado […] READ MORE


Western Conference Round Robin Preview

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Hockey is finally back after months off due to the COVID-19 pandemic. Four of the best Western Conference teams will be battling it out in round-robin play for a chance to be the number one seed. The St. Louis Blues, Vegas Golden Knights, Colorado Avalanche, and Dallas Stars will play three games each to determine […] READ MORE


Colorado Avalanche Should Consider Keeping Matt Nieto

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The Colorado Avalanche‘s role players have done excellent work this year. Matt Nieto is one of those players that has done well in limited usage. The veteran forward will be a free agent after the 2019-20 season but he might worth an extension considering his contributions to the team. Avalanche Should Keep Matt Nieto Nieto […] READ MORE


Teams the St. Louis Blues Should Fear in the Playoffs

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As all eyes shift to Edmonton and Toronto for the 2020 Stanley Cup Playoffs, who poses the biggest threat to St. Louis Blues Playoff run and Stanley Cup defence? In an incredulous run over one year ago in the 2019 Stanley Cup Playoffs, the entire world of hockey saw the might of the St. Louis […] READ MORE


Colorado Avalanche Should Keep Vladislav Namestnikov

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The Colorado Avalanche made an interesting move when they acquired Vladislav Namestnikov earlier this year. The 27-year-old was coming off a successful stretch with the Ottawa Senators before the deal. However, only played for nine games before the NHL ceased operations during the current global pandemic. Namestnikov is about to be a free agent but […] READ MORE


Colorado Avalanche Team of the Decade

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Last Word On Hockey brings our Team of the Decade series. We will dive into the best player at each position this decade for every organization. The biggest and best at each position, with the most memorable moments of the decade. Here is the Colorado Avalanche Team of the Decade lineup. Colorado Avalanche Decade Team The […] READ MORE


QMJHL and WHL Cancel Season

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The Quebec Major Junior Hockey League has cancelled the remainder of the regular season due to the COVID-19 pandemic. Bob McKenzie of TSN has reported that the WHL have cancelled their season as well. The #QMJHL announces that all the remaining games of the 2019-20 schedule have been cancelled due to the COVID-19 pandemic. — […] READ MORE


Report: NHL General Mangers Vote To Amend The Offside Rule

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There were a variety of topics discussed at the NHL general managers meeting this week in Boca Raton, Florida. While the general managers stood pat on the emergency backup goalie rule, they decided to change one rule. According to a report from TSN’s Darren Dreger, the general managers have decided to amend the NHL offside […] READ MORE


Colorado Avalanche Matt Calvert is Having a Career Year

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You’d be forgiven if you had forgotten about the Colorado Avalanche‘s Matt Calvert. The former fifth-round pick by the Columbus Blue Jackets has largely been bottom-six and penalty kill option since joining Colorado before the 2018-19 season. However, the 30-year-old has found a new gear this season and is a significant part of Colorado’s success […] READ MORE