Avalanche To Host A Stadium Series Game In 2020

By Richard Gonzalez Happy New Year! As you already know, the NHL has announced that the Colorado Avalanche will host another Stadium Series game on Feb. 15, 2020, at the Air Force Academy, in Colorado Springs. Their opponent will be will be announced at a later date. I’m going to strictly give my opinion on…

Avalanche Claim Marko Dano

By Richard Gonzalez The Colorado Avalanche have claimed forward, Marko Dano from the Winnipeg Jets.  Dano, who was born in Australia, is listed as 5’11”, 212 lbs and has a left shot. Dano has played in 130 NHL games scoring 45 points (19 goals and 26 assists). The 23-year-old was selected in the first round,…

Colorado Makes 1st Round Selection And A Trade

By Richard Gonzalez Day one of the NHL entry draft concluded today and the Colorado Avalanche made two transactions: one was a trade with the Washington Capitals and also their first round, 16th overall, selection. The Avalanche traded their second-round pick (47th overall) to the Capitals in exchange for goaltender Philipp Grubauer and defenseman Brooks…

MacKinnon Named A Finalist For Hart and Ted Lindsay

By Richard Gonzalez The league has announced its finalist for the Ted Lindsay award for the most outstanding player voted by fellow members of the NHLPA and the Hart Memorial Trophy, which is the league’s MVP. Colorado Avalanche forward Nathan MacKinnon is one of three finalists in both categories.  Along with MacKinnon, New Jersey Devils’…

Bednar Named Jack Adams Finalist

By Richard Gonzalez Colorado Avalanche coach Jared Bednar was one of the three finalists nominated for the Jack Adams award by the National Hockey League Broadcasters Association. The Jack Adams award is given to the head coach who contributed the best of his team’s success; thus, making him the “coach of the year.”  Bruce Cassidy of…

Hart Trophy Debate

By: Luke Finlay Let me start by saying this, the Hart Trophy is awarded to the most valuable player in the league, not the player with the most points in the league. That’s what the Art Ross trophy is for; the most points. Earlier on Saturday morning, I ran a poll on Twitter titled, “Who…

Colorado Acquires Alt

By Richard Gonzalez The NHL trade deadline has officially has come to an end. The Colorado Avalanche completed 2 transactions today; a waiver claim and a trade. The Avalanche approached this deadline with a 15 consecutive season steak with making deadline deals and will extend their streak to 16 by completing a trade with the…