Tagged: ‘Colorado Avalanche’

Auston Matthews, Patrik Laine, Zach Werenski are Calder Trophy finalists
April 20th, 2017 at 6:09 PM
***PHOTO1*** Toronto Maple Leafs forward Auston Matthews, Columbus Blue Jackets defenseman Zach Werenski and Winnipeg Jets winger Patrik Laine are the finalists for the Calder Trophy for NHL rookie of the year. The league announced the top three in voting Thursday night. Matthews is the front-runner after scoring 40 goals and...

How to stop a superstar is biggest challenge in NHL playoffs
April 20th, 2017 at 12:51 PM
***PHOTO1*** Any time Connor McDavid, Alex Ovechkin or Sidney Crosby goes over the boards, everyone in the arena is watching and waiting for something special to happen. From the opposing bench, tireless efforts have gone into preventing that. Nothing gets more attention in the Stanley Cup playoffs than a superstar, from...

Ducks sweep away Flames with 3-1 win in Game 4
April 20th, 2017 at 12:23 AM
***PHOTO1*** CALGARY, Alberta â?? Patrick Eaves, Nate Thompson and Ryan Getzlaf scored, and the Anaheim Ducks beat the Calgary Flames 3-1 on Wednesday night for a sweep of their first-round playoff series. Anaheim became the first team to advance to the conference semifinals. It was the Ducks' first four-game sweep since...

Devan Dubnyk, Minnesota Wild beat St. Louis Blues to avoid elimination
April 19th, 2017 at 11:02 PM
***PHOTO1*** ST. LOUIS â?? Devan Dubnyk made 28 saves, Charlie Coyle scored in the first period and the Minnesota Wild avoided elimination with a 2-0 win over the St. Louis Blues in Game 4 of the first-round playoff series on Wednesday night. Dubnyk's second playoff shutout came almost two years to...

Ottawa Senators beat Boston Bruins, take 3-1 lead in series
April 19th, 2017 at 9:51 PM
***PHOTO1*** BOSTON â?? The Senators are heading home with a chance to eliminate the Bruins in Ottawa. Not that they've had much trouble with them in Boston. Bobby Ryan scored early in the third period, Craig Anderson stopped 22 shots for his fourth career postseason shutout and the Senators beat Boston...