Category: ‘Players’

Colorado Avalanche Sign Tyson Barrie to Two Year Contract Through 2015-2016 Season
September 4th, 2014 at 7:53 PM
As the NHL preseason draws nearer, the Colorado Avalanche have taken care of their last bit of contract business before the season begins. Budding defenseman Tyson Barrie has been signed to a deal that will keep him in an Avalanche uniform for the next two seasons. The deal is reportedly...

Jean-Sebastien Giguere Officially Announces His Retirement from the NHL
August 21st, 2014 at 1:33 PM
A truly great NHL career came to a close today as former Colorado Avalanche goaltender Jean-Sebastien Giguere officially announced his retirement from hockey as a player. This news has been expected all offseason long, and now the book can close on what was a tremendously successful career. ***PHOTO1*** Giguere made his NHL...

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...

All-Central Division Team for 2014-2015, If There was One.
August 4th, 2014 at 8:16 PM
As the offseason drags along, it is natural to get a little antsy in anticipation of hockey's return. It is also natural to get a little imaginative to try to pass the time. To that end, Avalanche 101 has decided to imagine what it would be like if there was...

2014-2015 Season Player Preview: Nathan MacKinnon
July 31st, 2014 at 3:06 PM
The time has at last come for the final installment of the player preview series for the upcoming season, concluding with none other than superstar in the making, Nathan MacKinnon. After just his first year in the NHL, it is clear that MacKinnon is on track to become one of...