Tagged: ‘Hockey’

Predators’ postseason run has turned Music City into Smashville
May 12th, 2017 at 3:03 PM
***PHOTO1*** NASHVILLE, Tenn. รข?? The place known as Smashville is ready for its close-up. The Nashville Predators have reached their first Western Conference final in franchise history and that has spread hockey fever far beyond their arena and the team's loyal legion of fans. Stars from Carrie Underwood to Lady Antebellum...

Nathan MacKinnon, Canada get to 4-0 at World Championships with win over France
May 11th, 2017 at 4:33 PM
***PHOTO1*** Avalanche center Nathan MacKinnon, the tournament's second-leading scorer through four games, had an assist Thursday in Canada's hard-fought 3-2 win over France in the World Championships at Paris. Before a sellout crowd at AccorHotels Arena, Marc-Edouard Vlasic's goal broke a 2-2 tie in the third period and Canada improved to...

Colorado Avalanche claim Mark Barberio
February 2nd, 2017 at 11:07 AM
***PHOTO1*** The Montreal Canadiens cleared up more room on their blue line on Wednesday morning when they waived defenseman Mark Barberio - but instead of heading to the minors, he'll be heading out of the organization altogether. It was confirmed on Thursday at noon that Barberio, who has been skating...

Dreger: Iginla can help playoff team as depth forward
February 2nd, 2017 at 9:36 AM
***PHOTO1*** While the speculation builds around Matt Duchene, Jarome Iginla is a player the Colorado Avalanche is much more likely to trade between now and March 1. The latest fuel to that particular fire came Wednesday evening, with an interview Iginla did with Yahoo's Josh Cooper. "I would like to,...

Recap: Ducks Finish Conflicted Month with Win over Avs
February 1st, 2017 at 8:34 AM
***PHOTO1*** Corey Perry recorded his 700th career point against the Colorado Avalanche on Wednesday night. (Gary A. Vasquez-USA TODAY Sports) The Anaheim Ducks capped off a sparkling month of January with a 5-1 drubbing of the Colorado Avalanche on Wednesday night, improving their record to 10-3-1 on the month. It had...