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Cody McLeod got his wish from Avalanche, will play for the Stanley Cup with Predators
May 29th, 2017 at 6:50 AM
***PHOTO1*** On Jan. 1, Cody McLeod was a disgruntled member of the Avalanche, the NHL's worst team which stood 12-23-1 and going nowhere. The Avs had stripped him from the  'A' on his chest as alternate captain, scratched him on opening night and generally only played him when others were injured....

The Colorado Avalanche’s Top-End Issues
May 24th, 2017 at 8:40 AM
***PHOTO1*** Even if the Colorado Avalanche had the most top-tier players in the league, it still wouldn't turn them into a winning franchise. Just look at the Edmonton Oilers in 2015-16 for instance. Even when they had 12 first-round picks on their roster, they still couldn't stop themselves from ranking second-to-last...

Frei: Avalanche’s 2000-01 team deservedly makes the cut to the NHL’s “Top 20 Greatest NHL Teams”
May 19th, 2017 at 7:40 PM
***PHOTO1*** The 1969-70 Boston Bruins? What they're most remembered for is captured in a single photograph (or the equivalent film snippet), showing Bobby Orr leaping through the air after scoring the Stanley Cup-winning goal in Game 4 of the Finals against St. Louis. The 2000-01 Colorado Avalanche? It's the sequence of captain Joe...

Colorado Avalanche Must Find Their Pride
March 6th, 2017 at 1:04 PM
***PHOTO1*** In order to stop embarrassing themselves, the Colorado Avalanche have to find their pride in themselves, the logo and the game for the remainder of the season. The Colorado Avalanche are in a state of purgatory. The team has 18 meaningless games left to play. That would be bad enough except...

Colorado Avalanche: Best Pictures from the Stadium Series
February 27th, 2017 at 10:12 AM
***PHOTO1*** The Colorado Avalanche Stadium Series weekend took place February 25-26, 2016. Fans enjoyed the spectacle put on in and around Coors Field. Yesterday marked the one-year anniversary of the Colorado Avalanche's Stadium Series game. Though the game itself didn't yield the result we wanted â?? the Avs blew a third period lead...