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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
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.


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.


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
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
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
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
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
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
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
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
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
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.


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
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?


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
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
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.


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...

Landeskog embarrassed over hit that drew 3-game suspension
By: - 0 Fri, Mar 11, 2016

ENGLEWOOD — The contentious cross-check was a "really, really, really dumb play" and "doesn't belong in any hockey league."

This coming from...

Landeskog suspended 3 games for cross-check
By: - 0 Thu, Mar 10, 2016

DENVER — Colorado Avalanche captain Gabriel Landeskog was suspended Thursday for three games by the NHL for a cross-check on an Anaheim...

Varlamov stops 37 shots, Avalanche beat Ducks 3-0
By: - 0 Wed, Mar 9, 2016

DENVER — Semyon Varlamov stopped 37 shots, Nathan MacKinnon got his 21st goal and the Colorado Avalanche beat Anaheim 3-0 Wednesday night to end the...

Fisher helps Predators to win over Avalanche
By: - 0 Sat, Mar 5, 2016

DENVER — Mike Fisher broke a tie with 9:44 remaining in a four-goal third period, Pekka Rinne stopped 34 shots and the Nashville Predators ran their...

Landeskog has goal, assist as Avalanche beat Panthers, 3-2
By: - 0 Thu, Mar 3, 2016

DENVER — Gabriel Landeskog had a goal and an assist, Calvin Pickard made 24 of his 38 saves in the third period, and the Colorado Avalanche beat the...

Coyle helps Wild beat Avs, take lead in playoff chase
By: - 0 Tue, Mar 1, 2016

ST. PAUL, Minn. — Charlie Coyle and Nino Niederreiter each scored twice to give the Minnesota Wild a 6-3 win over the Colorado Avalanche on Tuesday...

Richards helps Red Wings to win over Avs in outdoor game
By: - 0 Sun, Feb 28, 2016

DENVER — Brad Richards scored the winning goal with a minute remaining and the Detroit Red Wings beat the Colorado Avalanche 5-3 at Coors Field on...

Klee: The hate lives on in Avalanche-Red Wings rivalry
By: Paul Klee - 0 Fri, Feb 26, 2016

DENVER - Time heals, huh?

Baloney. The Red Wings still hate the Avs, and the feeling is mutual. Some things have changed, but not that.


A more mellow Patrick Roy has Avalanche in playoff contention
By: - 0 Fri, Feb 26, 2016

DENVER — One of the greatest goaltenders of all time nearly became a swimmer. Only, he couldn't stand freezing water.

So, Patrick Roy took up...

Avs-Red Wings rivalry hits stage in alumni, NHL outdoor game
By: - 0 Thu, Feb 25, 2016

DENVER — This is Joe Sakic's version of a hat trick as he returns to the ice: Don't get hurt, avoid embarrassment and quickly store his equipment...

MacKinnon, Duchene score in shootout; Avs beat Sharks
By: - 0 Wed, Feb 24, 2016

DENVER — Nathan MacKinnon and Matt Duchene scored in the shootout, Shawn Matthias had a goal in his Colorado debut and the Avalanche beat the San...