Category: ‘Avalanche Prospects’

Is Chris Bigras Ready for the NHL?
August 18th, 2017 at 3:45 PM
***PHOTO1*** The Colorado Avalanche are surprisingly in a bind. Once Nikita Zadorov re-signs with the Avalanche, which seems likely, the team will only have four NHL defenders under contract. Competition for those last two spots will be fierce. Colorado doesn't have the strongest defensive squad in the league, but they do...

Colorado Avalanche Top 4 Prospects 2017
July 13th, 2017 at 11:33 AM
***PHOTO1*** The Colorado Avalanche are just now restocking prospects into their organization. Recent drafts have been above average for the team. The fairly new Director of Amateur Scouting Alan Hepple has done an admirable job since taking the reigns. Hepple and his team of scoutsĀ are responsible for finding these players, and...

Colorado Avalanche: A Look at the Pipeline
June 15th, 2017 at 8:18 AM
***PHOTO1*** As we approach the 2017 NHL Draft, everybody is looking into their crystal balls trying to predict what will happen. Before diving neck-deep into mock drafts, it is important to take a look at the current pool of prospects. So let's take a look at the Colorado Avalanche pipeline. Forwards...

Which Colorado Avalanche Prospect is Most Likely to Debut This Season?
August 14th, 2014 at 6:07 PM
With the depth that the Colorado Avalanche currently have on the roster, the team appears to be in pretty good shape heading into the upcoming season. While that is good for the team and the fans, it does mean that some of the young prospects in the developmental system will...

The Colorado Avalanche Announce the Addition of an ECHL Affiliate, the Fort Wayne Komets
July 22nd, 2014 at 5:40 PM
The family of hockey teams affiliated with the Colorado Avalanche got a little bigger on Tuesday, as the Avalanche and the ECHL's Fort Wayne Komets have announced a new affiliation agreement. Colorado now has affiliate teams in three minor leagues: The AHL's Lake Erie Monsters, the aforementioned Komets, and the CHL's...