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Avalanche beat Maple Leafs for 10th straight win
Avalanche beat Maple Leafs for 10th straight win

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TORONTO — Blake Comeau scored the go-ahead goal with 7:43 left and the Colorado Avalanche beat the Toronto Maple Leafs 4-2 on Monday night to extend...

Nathan MacKinnon, Avs win 8th straight by holding off Sharks
Nathan MacKinnon, Avs win 8th straight by holding off Sharks

By: - 0 Fri, Jan 19, 2018

DENVER — Nathan MacKinnon scored twice during a 58-second span in the first period, Matt Nieto added a late insurance goal and the Colorado Avalanche...

Paul Klee: The best show in town? Check out the Colorado Avalanche, winners of seven straight games
Paul Klee: The best show in town? Check out the Colorado Avalanche, winners of seven straight games

By: Paul Klee - 0 Tue, Jan 16, 2018

DENVER — We’re going to break some rules here. Nothing major; nobody’s going to journalism jail. But this column here — on the rip-roaring,...

MacKinnon helps Avs beat Ducks for 7th straight win
MacKinnon helps Avs beat Ducks for 7th straight win

By: - 0 Mon, Jan 15, 2018

DENVER — Nathan MacKinnon kept up his torrid home scoring with a goal, Jonathan Bernier stopped 33 shots and the Colorado Avalanche beat the Anaheim...

Kerfoot scores, assists on winner as Avs beat Stars
Kerfoot scores, assists on winner as Avs beat Stars

By: - 0 Sun, Jan 14, 2018

DALLAS — When Alexander Kerfoot looks at the Central Division standings, he'll still see his Colorado Avalanche at the bottom. On Saturday night, the...

Paul Klee: Now an MVP candidate, Colorado Avalanche's Nathan MacKinnon a different kind of rising star
Paul Klee: Now an MVP candidate, Colorado Avalanche's Nathan MacKinnon a different kind of rising star

By: Paul Klee - 0 Sun, Jan 14, 2018

DENVER — Hockey guys are a little different. Their idea of a good time is smashing strangers into a wall and showing off where their teeth used to be....

Avs rout Wild on night Milan Hejduk's number is retired
Avs rout Wild on night Milan Hejduk's number is retired

By: - 0 Sun, Jan 7, 2018

DENVER — The Colorado Avalanche are playing with a swagger they didn't have while struggling last season. Carl Soderberg had two power-play goals,...

Avalanche extend season-high win streak behind Jonathan Bernier
Avalanche extend season-high win streak behind Jonathan Bernier

By: - 0 Fri, Jan 5, 2018

DENVER — Jonathan Bernier was thrust into the starting role when Semyon Varlamov went down. The backup is filling in nicely for Colorado's No. 1...

Erik Johnson scores late in OT, Avalanche beat Jets
Erik Johnson scores late in OT, Avalanche beat Jets

By: - 0 Tue, Jan 2, 2018

DENVER — Erik Johnson scored on a breakaway with 9.9 seconds remaining on the clock in overtime, Jonathan Bernier stopped 22 shots after taking over...

Gabriel Landeskog scores 2 goals as Avalanche rout Islanders
Gabriel Landeskog scores 2 goals as Avalanche rout Islanders

By: - 0 Mon, Jan 1, 2018

DENVER — The Colorado Avalanche have relied on their stars to carry the offense, but it was the supporting cast that got things rolling on New Year's...

Compher scores in OT, Avalanche beat Maple Leafs
Compher scores in OT, Avalanche beat Maple Leafs

By: - 0 Sat, Dec 30, 2017

DENVER — Nathan MacKinnon considers Calvin Pickard a close friend, but that didn't stop the Colorado center from getting the best of his pal....

Goligoski, Raanta led Coyotes past Avalanche
Goligoski, Raanta led Coyotes past Avalanche

By: - 0 Thu, Dec 28, 2017

DENVER — Alex Goligoski scored the go-ahead goal midway through the second period, and the Arizona Coyotes beat the Colorado Avalanche 3-1 on Wednesday...

The top 10 things to look for in sports from Colorado Springs next week, starting Monday
The top 10 things to look for in sports from Colorado Springs next week, starting Monday

By: Jim O - 0 Sun, Dec 24, 2017

No. 10 The U.S. plays Canada in the world junior hockey tourney outdoors at Buffalo, N.Y., on Friday, among other first-round games of a great...

Dustin Brown caps 1,000th game with OT goal, Kings edge Avs 
Dustin Brown caps 1,000th game with OT goal, Kings edge Avs 

By: - 0 Fri, Dec 22, 2017

LOS ANGELES — The team was dragging and maybe Dustin Brown was, too. The Los Angeles Kings, fresh off an eight-game winning streak, had suddenly lost...

Barrie scores twice, Avs hold off Penguins for win
Barrie scores twice, Avs hold off Penguins for win

By: - 0 Mon, Dec 18, 2017

DENVER — Defenseman Tyson Barrie scored twice, Semyon Varlamov stopped 30 shots — even getting a little help from the posts along the way — and the...

Avalanche defenseman Erik Johnson suspended 2 games
Avalanche defenseman Erik Johnson suspended 2 games

By: - 0 Sun, Dec 17, 2017

NEW YORK  — Colorado Avalanche defenseman Erik Johnson was suspended for two games without pay by the NHL on Sunday for boarding Tampa Bay...

Stralman, Lightning overcome Landeskog's hat trick for Avs 
Stralman, Lightning overcome Landeskog's hat trick for Avs 

By: - 0 Sun, Dec 17, 2017

DENVER — The Tampa Bay Lightning got a timely offensive boost from its defensemen to keep their winning streak going. Anton Stralman had two goals,...

MacKinnon's 2 goals lead Avalanche past Panthers
MacKinnon's 2 goals lead Avalanche past Panthers

By: - 0 Thu, Dec 14, 2017

DENVER — Nathan MacKinnon scored twice, Semyon Varlamov made 32 saves and the Colorado Avalanche beat Florida 2-1 on Thursday night for their second...

Carlson helps Capitals beat Avalanche
Carlson helps Capitals beat Avalanche

By: - 0 Tue, Dec 12, 2017

WASHINGTON — John Carlson scored a tiebreaking goal in the second period, and the Washington Capitals beat the Colorado Avalanche 5-2 on Tuesday night...

Bernier makes 39 stops as Avalanche top Penguins
Bernier makes 39 stops as Avalanche top Penguins

By: - 0 Mon, Dec 11, 2017

PITTSBURGH — Jonathan Bernier stopped 39 shots and Mark Barberio scored in the third period, helping the Colorado Avalanche top the Pittsburgh Penguins...

Stamkos has 3 points, Lightning beat Avalanche
Stamkos has 3 points, Lightning beat Avalanche

By: - 0 Thu, Dec 7, 2017

TAMPA, Fla. — Steven Stamkos had a goal and two assists, and the Tampa Bay Lightning became the first NHL team with 20 wins by defeating the Colorado...

Kane scores tiebreaking goal, Sabres beat Avalanche
Kane scores tiebreaking goal, Sabres beat Avalanche

By: - 0 Tue, Dec 5, 2017

DENVER — Jack Eichel had a goal and two assists, Evander Kane broke a third-period tie and the Buffalo Sabres beat the Colorado Avalanche 4-2 on...

Boyle scores in 3rd, Devils beat Avalanche
Boyle scores in 3rd, Devils beat Avalanche

By: - 0 Sat, Dec 2, 2017

DENVER (AP) — Brian Boyle takes his role on the power play seriously, so he was happy to contribute and give New Jersey another close victory. Boyle...

MacKinnon scores in OT to give Avalanche win over Jets 
MacKinnon scores in OT to give Avalanche win over Jets 

By: - 0 Wed, Nov 29, 2017

DENVER — Nathan MacKinnon scored a power-play goal 59 seconds into overtime after he had a goal waved off 30 seconds earlier, and the Colorado...

Avalanche captain Gabriel Landeskog suspended 4 games for cross-check 
Avalanche captain Gabriel Landeskog suspended 4 games for cross-check 

By: - 0 Mon, Nov 27, 2017

NEW YORK — Colorado Avalanche captain Gabriel Landeskog was suspended four games without pay by the NHL on Monday for his cross-check on Calgary's...

Flames hand Avs rare home loss
Flames hand Avs rare home loss

By: - 0 Sun, Nov 26, 2017

DENVER — David Rittich was happy to help the Calgary Flames end their road trip on a high note. His teammates were happier that the rookie goaltender...

Coyle, Stewart score in shootout; Wild beats Avalanche in shootout
Coyle, Stewart score in shootout; Wild beats Avalanche in shootout

By: - 0 Sat, Nov 25, 2017

ST. PAUL, Minn. — Three forwards have been doing the bulk of the recent scoring for the Minnesota Wild. Two of them scored in regulation Friday, but...

MacKinnon assists on every goal as Avalanche blank Stars
MacKinnon assists on every goal as Avalanche blank Stars

By: - 0 Thu, Nov 23, 2017

DENVER (AP) — Whether passing or shooting, Nathan MacKinnon’s stick work has been at the center of Colorado’s offensive surge. MacKinnon had three...

Groundbreaking at Pepsi Center was 20 years ago. Here are our top sports moments
Groundbreaking at Pepsi Center was 20 years ago. Here are our top sports moments

By: Matt Wiley - 0 Tue, Nov 21, 2017

November 20 marks 20 years since the groundbreaking for the Pepsi Center. The venue opened Oct. 1, 1999 with a Celine Dion concert. Here are 20 of our...

MacKinnon's OT goal caps Avs' rally over Red Wings 
MacKinnon's OT goal caps Avs' rally over Red Wings 

By: - 0 Mon, Nov 20, 2017

DETROIT — Jared Bednar thought his Colorado Avalanche got what they deserved Sunday night. Red Wings coach Jeff Blashill didn't disagree. Nathan...

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