Category: ‘Coaches’

Patrick Roy Named a Finalist for the Jack Adams Award
May 6th, 2014 at 3:33 PM
Several members of the Colorado Avalanche organization have been named finalists for various pieces of hardware at this year's NHL awards. Ryan O'Reilly, Nathan MacKinnon and Semyon Varlamov are already known to be finalists for an award, and rounding out the list is none other than head coach and living legend,...

The Stage is Set for the Colorado Avalanche’s First Game 7 Since 2003
April 29th, 2014 at 6:45 PM
So it all comes down to this. One game will decide if the Colorado Avalanche will earn their first playoff series win in six years or have their storybook season cut short. The Avalanche organization has been preparing for exactly this scenario for years, this year especially. Over the grind...

Colorado Avalanche Prepare for a Determined Pushback from Minnesota Wild in Game 2
April 18th, 2014 at 9:06 PM
If the first game of this opening round series between the Colorado Avalanche and Minnesota Wild was an accurate representation of what we can expect going forward, we're in for a fantastic series. After such a dramatic comeback victory for the Avalanche, and therefore such a devastating loss for the...

Colorado Avalanche Put Their Unmatched Resiliency on Display in Game 1
April 18th, 2014 at 7:00 AM
Sometimes it really does feel like hockey games are scripted. If one could write a script for how Game 1 of the opening round series between the Colorado Avalanche and the Minnesota Wild would go, that script wouldn't be nearly as good as what actually happened. As they have done...

City of Denver Shows Its Playoff Pride for the Colorado Avalanche
April 16th, 2014 at 4:42 PM
In anticipation of the Colorado Avalanche going on a playoff run, the city of Denver is rallying behind its hockey team in a manner most official. At the capitol building downtown, Avalanche flags can be seen waving alongside the state flag, and they will remain there for as long as...

The Colorado Avalanche are the 2014 Central Division Champions
April 13th, 2014 at 10:30 PM
The National Hockey League regular season concluded today, and the Colorado Avalanche have won the Central Division following a St. Louis Blues loss to the Detroit Red Wings and after earning an additional point against the Anaheim Ducks. This is Colorado's first division championship since 2003 and it is well...