Category: ‘Game Reviews’

Season Cut Short as Game 7 Slips Away from the Colorado Avalanche
May 1st, 2014 at 7:00 AM
This one is hard to swallow. A season for the ages was cut tragically short last night as the Colorado Avalanche fell to the Minnesota Wild 5-4 in overtime in Game 7. A round one exit is a bitterly anticlimactic way for what was a spectacular season to end. Going...

Despite a Better Showing on the Road, Colorado Avalanche Fall in Game 6
April 28th, 2014 at 11:27 PM
This isn't over yet. The Colorado Avalanche had a much better effort on the road in Game 6 than they did in Games 3 and 4 against the Minnesota Wild, but they still came up short of finishing the series, losing by a final score of 5-2. The last two...

Colorado Avalanche Use Script from Game 1 to Win Game 5
April 27th, 2014 at 7:00 AM
As the Colorado Avalanche were practicing in preparation for Game 5 of their first round playoff series against the Minnesota Wild, they knew there was no room for another sluggish performance. The series was tied at two games apiece, and the winner of game 5 at Pepsi Center would take...

Colorado Avalanche Helpless Again as Minnesota Wild Dominate Game 4
April 24th, 2014 at 11:05 PM
What is there to say about Game 4 of this opening round series between the Colorado Avalanche and the Minnesota Wild? Aside from the fact that the Wild won by a 2-1 score that doesn't even begin to show how thoroughly they manhandled the Avalanche, it wasn't much to look...

Colorado Avalanche Fall 1-0 in Overtime in Game 3, Tyson Barrie Injured
April 21st, 2014 at 9:12 PM
Despite a heroic performance from Vezina Trophy candidate Semyon Varlamov, the Colorado Avalanche dropped Game 3 to the Minnesota Wild 1-0 tonight at Xcel Energy Center. Varlamov made 45 saves in what was arguably his best game of the entire season, but shot number 46 was the one that found its way...