Tagged: ‘Calvin Pickard’

Mile High Hockey Roundtable: Reflecting on the Offseason
August 15th, 2017 at 2:01 PM
***PHOTO1*** Gary A. Vasquez-USA TODAY Sports Going forward, we are going to be bringing you a new Mile High Hockey Round Table. Each week, different MHH writers are going to discuss a number of topics about the team and the hockey world in general. Give...

Bold Predictions: Jonathan Bernier
August 15th, 2017 at 11:01 AM
***PHOTO1*** Jonathan Bernier signed a one-year 2.75 million dollar contract with the Avs in July.Sergei Belski-USA TODAY Sports After Las Vegas choose Calvin Pickard in the expansion draft, the Avs got insurance by signing Jonathan Bernier. Unlike the young Calvin Pickard, Jonathan Bernier has more...

Colorado Avalanche Top 25 Under 25, #19: Rocco Grimaldi, Pure Shooter
August 3rd, 2017 at 11:04 AM
***PHOTO1*** Brace Hemmelgarn-USA TODAY Sports The Top 25 Under 25 is a collaboration by members of the Mile High Hockey writing staff. Our writers, plus a special vote from the readers, ranked players under the age of 25 as of September 1, 2017 in the...

Way Too Early Projections for the Central Division
July 26th, 2017 at 1:29 PM
***PHOTO1*** Aaron Doster-USA TODAY Sports It's the end of July. The days are hot and dry, filled with cloudless skies and endless 90 degree temperatures. The Expansion Draft and Entry Draft have passed. Most of the bigger name free agents are re-signed or signed to...

Colorado Avalanche Goalie Coach Jussi Parkkila Has a Lot of Work To Do
July 19th, 2017 at 7:33 AM
***PHOTO1*** Going back to May there was plenty of speculation that the Avs would hire longtime fan target Jussi Parkkila as the new goalie coach. Recently they did just that. It's a gamble but what he lacks in NHL experience he might make up...