We have a little over 3 full weeks of games left in the NHL this season, and the Avalanche are still playing meaningful hockey (yay!). We can actually spend this season scoreboard watching rather than drowning our sorrows in the nearest alcoholic beverage. Below are my opinionated rooting interests for Avalanche fans in games that... Continue Reading →
The dreaded winged wheels came to town looking for their 10th straight loss and left with just that. After big wins against Minnesota and St Louis and a strong performance vs Nashville this could have been a letdown, not this year. They scored a bunch of goals, snoozed for a bit, scored some more then... Continue Reading →
Steph, earl, Jackie, and the Voice of Vlad hope that you enjoyed this week of Avalanche hockey as much as they did. Also, MacWinning the Hart, some Avalanche players are back from the dead, and earl is being stalked by an ominous flock of crows!
Colorado Avalanche MacKinnon scores twice, Avalanche beat reeling Red Wings 5-1. [National Post] Should Pekka Rinne receive Hart Trophy consideration as NHL MVP? [Tennessean] The Rest of the Game Ron & Don: Senators’ Matt Duchene ‘was in a nightmare’. [Sportsnet] This stick save by Roberto Luongo is absolutely incredible. [NBC Sports] NHL GMs... Continue Reading →
The Predators are Cup contenders, Tha Avs are not. Still you have to be proud of the Avs, they left it all on the ice, it just wasn't enough in this one. https://youtu.be/1u52WZmEiDs
After two tough tests on the road this week the Avs set up for yet another at home against perhaps the best team in the NHL. The result wasn't unexpected but how we arrived there was. The Avs controlled play and generated shots like they generally do against the bottom of the league teams, which... Continue Reading →