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Avalanche hire Bednar to replace Roy as coach
Avalanche hire Bednar to replace Roy as coach

By: - 0 Thu, Aug 25, 2016

Joe Sakic had to rush his coaching search after the abrupt resignation of Patrick Roy. He doesn't believe the Colorado Avalanche rushed their...

Klee blog: Avalanche players, not new coach, in charge of team's trajectory
Klee blog: Avalanche players, not new coach, in charge of team's trajectory

By: Paul Klee - 0 Thu, Aug 25, 2016

Jared Bednar has been hired to coach the Colorado Avalanche, the team announced via Twitter on Thursday.

Bednar, 44, recently finished his...

Woody Paige: Avalanche, Roy split was inevitable
Woody Paige: Avalanche, Roy split was inevitable

By: Woody Paige - 0 Fri, Aug 12, 2016

Saying that he doesn't have enough of a "say in the decisions that impact the team's performance," Patrick Roy resigned as coach of the Colorado...

Analysis: Adding college players likely behind Roy-Avs rift
Analysis: Adding college players likely behind Roy-Avs rift

By: Joe Paisley - 0 Thu, Aug 11, 2016

Is it possible that bringing in college hockey players could be one reason behind the rift within the Colorado Avalanche organization that bubbled to...

Klee blog: Avs, Patrick Roy breakup a total bummer
Klee blog: Avs, Patrick Roy breakup a total bummer

By: Paul Klee - 0 Thu, Aug 11, 2016

CHICAGO — This is often finger-pointing time.

Who takes the blame for Patrick Roy’s resignation as coach of the Avs, who now must start...

Avalanche sign defenseman Barrie to 4-year, $22 million deal
Avalanche sign defenseman Barrie to 4-year, $22 million deal

By: - 0 Sun, Jul 31, 2016

The Colorado Avalanche and defenseman Tyson Barrie avoided a contract arbitration ruling by signing a four-year, $22 million contract on Sunday.

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Avalanche, forward Mikhail Grigorenko agree to 1-year deal

By: - 0 Wed, Jul 20, 2016

DENVER — The Colorado Avalanche agreed to a one-year deal with forward Mikhail Grigorenko on Wednesday.

The 22-year-old Grigorenko had six...

Avalanche busy in free agency Friday, sign Colborne, Tyutin
Avalanche busy in free agency Friday, sign Colborne, Tyutin

By: - 0 Fri, Jul 1, 2016

DENVER — The Colorado Avalanche were busy in free agency Friday, signing a crop of players that includes forward Joe Colborne.

The 26-year-old...

Klee blog: KSE-owned teams facing attendance crisis

By: Paul Klee - 0 Thu, Jun 30, 2016

Welcome to Colorado, Tim Howard.

The Rapids no longer have a winning problem. Colorado's MLS outfit sits in first place in the...

AP Source: Avalanche place Brad Stuart on waivers
AP Source: Avalanche place Brad Stuart on waivers

By: - 0 Tue, Jun 28, 2016

A person with direct knowledge of the decision has confirmed to The Associated Press that the Colorado Avalanche have placed veteran defenseman Brad...

Avs select Jost in first round of NHL Draft
Avs select Jost in first round of NHL Draft

By: - 0 Fri, Jun 24, 2016

BUFFALO, N.Y.—The Colorado Avalanche Hockey Club selected forward Tyson Jost (JOE-st) with the 10th overall pick in the first round of the 2016 NHL...

Avalanche acquire Grimaldi from Panthers for Berra
Avalanche acquire Grimaldi from Panthers for Berra

By: - 0 Thu, Jun 23, 2016

DENVER — The Colorado Avalanche added another forward by picking up Rocco Grimaldi from the Florida Panthers for goaltender Reto Berra.

The...

Avalanche, onetime GM Greg Sherman part ways

By: - 0 Tue, Jun 7, 2016

DENVER — Greg Sherman and the Colorado Avalanche have parted ways after the onetime general manager spent two decades with the company.

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Former Avalanche coach fired by Calgary
Former Avalanche coach fired by Calgary

By: - 0 Tue, May 3, 2016

CALGARY, Alberta — The Calgary Flames fired Bob Hartley on Tuesday, a season after he was voted the NHL's coach of the year.

Calgary took a...

Jakob Silfverberg scores twice as Ducks beat Avalanche
Jakob Silfverberg scores twice as Ducks beat Avalanche

By: - 0 Sat, Apr 9, 2016

DENVER — Now that he has reached the 20-goal mark, Jakob Silfverberg officially feels like a bona fide scorer.

His task from here is to carry...

Avalanche GM Joe Sakic says coach Patrick Roy will return
Avalanche GM Joe Sakic says coach Patrick Roy will return

By: - 0 Sat, Apr 9, 2016

DENVER — Colorado Avalanche general manager Joe Sakic says coach Patrick Roy will be back next season despite missing the playoffs for a second...

Stars edge closer to clinching by beating Avalanche
Stars edge closer to clinching by beating Avalanche

By: - 0 Thu, Apr 7, 2016

DALLAS — Jason Dickinson scored in his first NHL game, and the Dallas Stars beat the Colorado Avalanche 4-2 on Thursday night to move closer to the...

Predators' win eliminates Avs from playoff contention
Predators' win eliminates Avs from playoff contention

By: - 0 Wed, Apr 6, 2016

NASHVILLE, Tenn. — Craig Smith scored at 4:17 of the third period, and the Nashville Predators eliminated Colorado from playoff contention by edging...

Capitals beat Avs for franchise-record 55th win of year
Capitals beat Avs for franchise-record 55th win of year

By: - 0 Fri, Apr 1, 2016

DENVER — Alex Ovechkin scored in a three-goal second period and the Washington Capitals won their franchise-record 55th game of the season by beating...

Klee: Talent, not coaching, the issue with Colorado Avalanche
Klee: Talent, not coaching, the issue with Colorado Avalanche

By: Paul Klee - 0 Fri, Apr 1, 2016

CENTENNIAL - It could be the steady stream of optimism that chaps your hide with Patrick Roy. He digs his guys, backs his guys, and right now, on the...

Avs fall further behind in playoff chase with loss to Blues
Avs fall further behind in playoff chase with loss to Blues

By: - 0 Wed, Mar 30, 2016

ST. LOUIS — Brian Elliott made 20 saves and Vladimir Tarasenko scored his 36th goal to lift the St. Louis Blues over the Colorado Avalanche 3-1 on...

Avalanche beat Predators, keep Nashville from clinching
Avalanche beat Predators, keep Nashville from clinching

By: - 0 Mon, Mar 28, 2016

NASHVILLE, Tenn. — Blake Comeau had a goal and an assist, and the Colorado Avalanche used a fast start to edge the Nashville Predators 4-3 on Monday...

Parise, Dubnyk lift Wild to 4-0 win over Avalanche
Parise, Dubnyk lift Wild to 4-0 win over Avalanche

By: - 0 Sun, Mar 27, 2016

DENVER — Zach Parise figured the Colorado Avalanche would try to run his team out of the building early. That's usually their plan.

Minnesota...

Gudas, Giroux score late as Flyers beat Avs
Gudas, Giroux score late as Flyers beat Avs

By: - 0 Fri, Mar 25, 2016

DENVER — Radko Gudas and Claude Giroux scored 19 seconds apart late in the third period, Steve Mason made 32 saves and the Philadelphia Flyers beat...

Klee: Avalanche must seize low point in Colorado sports
Klee: Avalanche must seize low point in Colorado sports

By: Paul Klee - 0 Thu, Mar 24, 2016

DENVER - Remove the Super Bowl champs and Colorado's Big 5 are all snowed in. Can the Avalanche dig us out from this blizzard of defeats?

The...

Avs' Duchene, MacKinnon out 2 games with knee injuries
Avs' Duchene, MacKinnon out 2 games with knee injuries

By: - 0 Tue, Mar 22, 2016

DENVER — The Colorado Avalanche say top scorers Matt Duchene and Nathan MacKinnon will miss the next two games with knee injuries and be...

Landeskog helps Avalanche beat Oilers for 3rd straight win
Landeskog helps Avalanche beat Oilers for 3rd straight win

By: - 0 Sun, Mar 20, 2016

EDMONTON, Alberta — Gabriel Landeskog had a goal and an assist as the Colorado Avalanche beat the Edmonton Oilers 3-2 Sunday night for their third...

Boedker's shootout goal lifts Avalanche over Flames
Boedker's shootout goal lifts Avalanche over Flames

By: - 0 Fri, Mar 18, 2016

CALGARY, Alberta — Mikkel Boedker scored the only goal of the shootout and the Colorado Avalanche beat the Calgary Flames 4-3 on Friday night.

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Scheifele extends points streak, Jets beat Avs
Scheifele extends points streak, Jets beat Avs

By: - 0 Sun, Mar 13, 2016

WINNIPEG, Manitoba — Winnipeg Jets coach Paul Maurice says this is some of the best hockey Mark Scheifele has ever played.

Scheifele had a...

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