J.T. Compher Solving Depth Scoring Problem for Colorado Avalanche

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Not many teams in the NHL have a line quite as strong as the first one of the Colorado Avalanche. Between Mikko Rantanen, Gabriel Landeskog, and Nathan MacKinnon, the Avs have 99 points and 39 goals. That is the highest amount for any three individual players in the whole NHL right now. Their team’s 86 goals scored ranks second […] READ MORE


Adjusting to the Modern Game: USA Hockey Should Take Visors Away Entirely

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A Brief History of the Hockey Helmet The use of helmets has been one of the most interesting topics of debate surrounding the sport of hockey throughout its history. In the early days, no one wore them at all. After a few scary incidents, though, more and more players incorporated them into their repertoire. In […] READ MORE


Colorado Avalanche Roster Faces First Cuts

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After their first preseason game last night, the Colorado Avalanche roster faced its first round of cuts. Their training camp roster, initially at 55 players, is down to 45. Colorado Avalanche Roster Reduced For the Avs, this first round of cuts consists of seven forwards and three defensemen. The vast majority of the players left […] READ MORE


Colorado Avalanche Win One of Three in Vegas Rookie Faceoff

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Over the weekend starting on September 8th, Vegas hosted a six-team rookie tournament called the Vegas Rookie Faceoff. It allowed teams wrapping up their rookie camps to get their guys some game experience, an extra opportunity to impress their teams and also wear game jerseys with NHL logos on them. Participants included the Vegas Golden […] READ MORE