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Butcher an NHL free agent after not signing with Avalanche 
Butcher an NHL free agent after not signing with Avalanche 

By: - 0 Wed, Aug 16, 2017

College hockey's top player is an NHL free agent after former University of Denver defenseman Will Butcher allowed a deadline to pass without signing...

Avalanche center Mikhail Grigorenko returns to Russia
Avalanche center Mikhail Grigorenko returns to Russia

By: - 0 Fri, Jul 7, 2017

Former Colorado Avalanche center Mikhail Grigorenko has returned to Russia, signing a three-year contract with Kontinental Hockey League club CSKA...

Avalanche sign winger Nail Yakupov to 1-year deal 
Avalanche sign winger Nail Yakupov to 1-year deal 

By: - 0 Tue, Jul 4, 2017

DENVER — The Colorado Avalanche have added another goal-scoring option by signing former No. 1 overall pick Nail Yakupov to a one-year deal. Yakupov...

Woody Paige: What were the Nuggets and Avalanche thinking on draft days?
Woody Paige: What were the Nuggets and Avalanche thinking on draft days?

By: Woody Paige - 0 Mon, Jun 26, 2017

Alexandre Lacazette, who attended a Rockies-Dodgers game over the weekend, is projected to become a renowned player for KSE (which stands for Kroenke...

Colorado Avalanche announces 2017-18 schedule, host champion Penguins in December
Colorado Avalanche announces 2017-18 schedule, host champion Penguins in December

By: - 0 Fri, Jun 23, 2017

The Colorado Avalanche announced its 2017-18 schedule on Thursday. The Avalanche will open the NHL  season on Oct. 5 with a three-game...

Here's your first look at the new Colorado Avalanche uniforms
Here's your first look at the new Colorado Avalanche uniforms

By: Ernestas Tyminas - 0 Wed, Jun 21, 2017

At a special event in Las Vegas, Nevada, NHL has unveiled the new uniforms for all 31 teams, including the expansion Vegas Golden Knights....

Avalanche buy out defenseman Francois Beauchemin
Avalanche buy out defenseman Francois Beauchemin

By: - 0 Thu, Jun 15, 2017

DENVER — The Colorado Avalanche have bought out the final year of defenseman Francois Beauchemin's contract. General manager Joe Sakic announced the...

Denver star Will Butcher not signing with Avs, not now, perhaps never
Denver star Will Butcher not signing with Avs, not now, perhaps never

By: - 0 Wed, Apr 12, 2017

Avalanche draft pick Will Butcher, the University of Denver senior defenseman, team captain and 2017 Hobey Baker Award winner as national player of the...

Tarasenko, Sobotka lift Blues over NHL-worst Avalanche
Tarasenko, Sobotka lift Blues over NHL-worst Avalanche

By: - 0 Mon, Apr 10, 2017

ST. LOUIS — Vladimir Sobotka felt as though he never left St. Louis. The Blues winger, who spent the last three seasons playing in Russia, scored in...

Wild tie franchise record for points with win over Avs
Wild tie franchise record for points with win over Avs

By: - 0 Thu, Apr 6, 2017

DENVER — Nino Niederreiter tapped in the go-ahead goal early in the third period, Minnesota caught a break when a late goaltender interference call...

Johnson scores winner in OT as Avs beat Blackhawks
Johnson scores winner in OT as Avs beat Blackhawks

By: - 0 Tue, Apr 4, 2017

DENVER — Erik Johnson went coast-to-coast to score at 1:57 of overtime and the Colorado Avalanche rallied from a three-goal deficit to beat the Chicago...

NHL not going to 2018 Olympics in South Korea
NHL not going to 2018 Olympics in South Korea

By: - 0 Mon, Apr 3, 2017

The NHL is not going to the 2018 Winter Olympics in South Korea. The league announced its decision Monday afternoon, saying the matter was...

Capitals hold on to beat Avalanche for 6th straight win
Capitals hold on to beat Avalanche for 6th straight win

By: - 0 Wed, Mar 29, 2017

DENVER — Marcus Johansson and Evgeny Kuznetsov each had a goal and an assist, Jay Beagle and John Carlson also scored and the Washington Capitals kept...

Monahan has goal, 3 assists in Flames' win over hapless Avalanche 
Monahan has goal, 3 assists in Flames' win over hapless Avalanche 

By: - 0 Tue, Mar 28, 2017

CALGARY, Alberta — Another big night for Sean Monahan's line has the red-hot Calgary Flames one win away from clinching a playoff spot. Monahan...

Avalanche, Senators to play 2 regular-season games in Sweden
Avalanche, Senators to play 2 regular-season games in Sweden

By: - 0 Fri, Mar 24, 2017

The Colorado Avalanche and Ottawa Senators will play two games in Sweden next season, the NHL's first regular-season games in Europe since 2011. The...

Paul Klee: Hockey gods must put this Colorado Avalanche season out of its misery
Paul Klee: Hockey gods must put this Colorado Avalanche season out of its misery

By: Paul Klee - 0 Fri, Mar 24, 2017

DENVER - Nine more. The tragic number for the worst season in Avalanche history: Nine. One for each finger, one for each tooth (in some hockey...

Oilers score 5 in third period, beat Avalanche
Oilers score 5 in third period, beat Avalanche

By: - 0 Fri, Mar 24, 2017

DENVER — Laurent Brossoit didn't get a lot of action when he came into the game, but the backup goalie's presence sparked a rare third-period comeback...

Blues, former Colorado College star Jaden Schwartz beat Avalanche
Blues, former Colorado College star Jaden Schwartz beat Avalanche

By: - 0 Wed, Mar 22, 2017

DENVER — Jake Allen kept St. Louis in the game while his teammates found their legs. Once they did, they blew past the Colorado Avalanche and finished...

Tatar scores 2, stakes Red Wings to win over Avalanche
Tatar scores 2, stakes Red Wings to win over Avalanche

By: - 0 Sat, Mar 18, 2017

DETROIT — Tomas Tatar scored twice, including the go-ahead goal early in the third period that sent the Detroit Red Wings over the Colorado Avalanche...

Smith sets Coyotes' shutout record in win over Avalanche
Smith sets Coyotes' shutout record in win over Avalanche

By: - 0 Mon, Mar 13, 2017

GLENDALE, Ariz. — Mike Smith set a franchise record with his 22nd shutout, making 22 saves to back Brendan Perlini's goal and help the Arizona Coyotes...

Beauchemin's late goal lifts Avalanche past Devils
Beauchemin's late goal lifts Avalanche past Devils

By: - 0 Thu, Mar 9, 2017

DENVER — Francois Beauchemin scored with 1:14 left in the third period, and the Colorado Avalanche handed the New Jersey Devils their fifth straight...

Avalanche beat Hurricanes
Avalanche beat Hurricanes

By: - 0 Tue, Mar 7, 2017

DENVER — Gabriel Landeskog and Tyson Barrie scored goals 46 seconds apart in the second period and the Colorado Avalanche beat the Carolina Hurricanes...

Burrows scores 2 in Sens' win over Avs
Burrows scores 2 in Sens' win over Avs

By: - 0 Thu, Mar 2, 2017

OTTAWA, Ontario — Alex Burrows scored twice in his debut with the Ottawa Senators and led his new club to a 2-1 win over the Colorado Avalanche on...

Colorado Avalanche trades Jarome Iginla for draft pick
Colorado Avalanche trades Jarome Iginla for draft pick

By: - 0 Wed, Mar 1, 2017

Forward Jarome Iginla was traded to the Los Angeles Kings from the Colorado Avalanche on Wednesday for a conditional fourth-round pick in the 2018 NHL...

Simmonds scores 2 goals to lead Flyers past Avalanche
Simmonds scores 2 goals to lead Flyers past Avalanche

By: - 0 Tue, Feb 28, 2017

PHILADELPHIA — Wayne Simmonds scored a pair of first-period goals, Steve Mason made 32 saves and the Philadelphia Flyers snapped out of an offensive...

Forsberg's hat trick helps Predators beat Avalanche
Forsberg's hat trick helps Predators beat Avalanche

By: - 0 Thu, Feb 23, 2017

NASHVILLE, Tenn. — Filip Forsberg scored his second straight hat trick, and the Nashville Predators beat the Colorado Avalanche 4-2 Thursday night to...

Kings top Avs, Sutter ties Murray for most wins as LA coach
Kings top Avs, Sutter ties Murray for most wins as LA coach

By: - 0 Tue, Feb 21, 2017

DENVER — Just like his goaltender, Darryl Sutter proved good at deflecting. Sutter sidestepped questions about moving into a tie for most wins as...

Avs defenseman Erik Johnson nears return from broken leg
Avs defenseman Erik Johnson nears return from broken leg

By: - 0 Tue, Feb 21, 2017

DENVER — Colorado Avalanche defenseman Erik Johnson is nearing a return after being sidelined since early December with a broken leg. Although...

Mikko Rantanen lifts Avalanche past Hurricanes in OT
Mikko Rantanen lifts Avalanche past Hurricanes in OT

By: - 0 Sat, Feb 18, 2017

RALEIGH, N.C. — Give the Colorado Avalanche plenty of credit for fortitude. They came into Carolina's building Friday night on a five-game losing...

Reinhart, Kane score; Lehner perfect as Sabres beat Avs
Reinhart, Kane score; Lehner perfect as Sabres beat Avs

By: - 0 Thu, Feb 16, 2017

BUFFALO, N.Y. — Sam Reinhart and Evander Kane scored, Robin Lehner made 23 saves and the Buffalo Sabres beat the Colorado Avalanche 2-0 on Thursday...

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