6:02 PM EDT, Thu May 25, 2017
Denver Post 17 hours ago
Former Avalanche assistant Tim Army not surprised he was let go

Former Avalanche assistant Tim Army not surprised he was let go

Departing Avalanche assistant coach Tim Army, who has been with the team for six seasons under three head coaches, said Wednesday night he wasn't surprised when general manager Joe Sakic told him Tuesday that the team wasn't exercising the club option for the second year of the two-year contract he signed in 2016.

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Denver Post 16 hours ago
Avalanche prospects helped Colorado Eagles reach the upcoming ECHL Finals

Avalanche prospects helped Colorado Eagles reach the upcoming ECHL Finals

LOVELAND -- The Avalanche's American Hockey League affiliate,. the San Antonio Rampage, didn't make the playoffs, either.
Toronto Sun May 23, 2017
Colorado Avalanche reportedly granted permission to interview Leafs' Kyle Dubas

Colorado Avalanche reportedly granted permission to interview Leafs' Kyle Dubas

Could the Maple Leafs lose Kyle Dubas to the Colorado Avalanche?
Avalanche assistants Tim Army, Dave Farrish and Francois Allaire won’t be back

Avalanche assistants Tim Army, Dave Farrish and Francois Allaire won’t be back

The Avalanche Tuesday announced that assistant coaches Tim Army, Dave Farrish and Francois Allaire won't return to Jared Bednar's staff next season.
Denver Post May 20, 2017
Nathan MacKinnon, Calvin Pickard help spark Canada to 4-2 comeback win over Russia, claiming spot in gold medal game

Nathan MacKinnon, Calvin Pickard help spark Canada to 4-2 comeback win over Russia, claiming spot in gold medal game

Avalanche center Nathan MacKinnon and his former Colorado teammate, Ryan O'Reilly, had goals 111 seconds apart late in the third period as Canada stormed back to beat Russia 4-2 in the semifinals of hockey's world championships Saturday in Cologne.
Denver Post May 19, 2017
Frei: Avalanche’s 2000-01 team deservedly makes the cut to the NHL’s “Top 20 Greatest NHL Teams.” But what about…

Frei: Avalanche’s 2000-01 team deservedly makes the cut to the NHL’s “Top 20 Greatest NHL Teams.” But what about…

A case can be made that the Avalanche winning Denver's first major-league championship in 1996 was a thrill that can't be duplicated, but the 2001 team was better, entrenched in Denver by then and more a part of Colorado's sporting landscape.
The Hockey Writers May 19, 2017

Wild & Avalanche Are Perfect Trade Partners

What is the possibility of two division rivals making a blockbuster trade? Most people would say that the chances are slim. However, if two teams possess assets that the opposite team wants, and wants bad enough, that could change everything. The Minnesota Wild and Colorado Avalanche are two teams who are going to be busy […]
Avalanche winger Mikko Rantanen has winning goal as Finland beats U.S. in world championships

Avalanche winger Mikko Rantanen has winning goal as Finland beats U.S. in world championships

Avalanche winger Mikko Rantanen had the decisive goal in Finland's 2-0 win over the United States and Colorado goalie Calvin Pickard stopped 19 of 20 shots to help Canada beat host-country Germany 2-1 Thursday in the quarterfinals of hockey's world championships in Cologne.
Avalanche’s Matt Duchene breaks scoreless string, has goal in Canada’s win over Finland

Avalanche’s Matt Duchene breaks scoreless string, has goal in Canada’s win over Finland

New York Islanders center Anders Lee scored at 12:57 of the third period to break a 3-3 tie and the United States went on to take a 5-3 win over Russia Tuesday in hockey's world championships at Cologne, claiming first place in Group A on the final day of pool play.
Denver Post May 15, 2017
Avalanche’s Nathan MacKinnon has three assists as Canada routs Norway

Avalanche’s Nathan MacKinnon has three assists as Canada routs Norway

Avalanche center Nathan MacKinnon had three assists Monday in Canada's 5-0 win over Norway at the world championships in Paris, giving him five goals and six assists in six games at the tournament.
Denver Post May 13, 2017
Frei: Good news is, Avalanche reps doing well in world championships. Bad news is, they’re there.

Frei: Good news is, Avalanche reps doing well in world championships. Bad news is, they’re there.

The woeful Avalanche has been done for five weeks after posting the worst NHL regular-season record since the expansion Atlanta Thrashers' inaugural season in 1999-2000.
Avalanche signs Russian defenseman Andrei Mironov

Avalanche signs Russian defenseman Andrei Mironov

The Avalanche Friday signed 22-year-old Russian defenseman Andrei Mironov to a two-year entry-level contract. The signing came after the Avalanche received the long-awaited official notification of Moscow Dynamo's release of Mironov from his contract with the Kontinental League team.
Nathan MacKinnon, Canada get to 4-0 at World Championships with win over France

Nathan MacKinnon, Canada get to 4-0 at World Championships with win over France

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.
Nathan MacKinnon has two goals in Canada’s 6-0 rout of Belarus at World Championships

Nathan MacKinnon has two goals in Canada’s 6-0 rout of Belarus at World Championships

Nathan MacKinnon had zero multiple-goal games for the Avalanche in the horrible 2016-17 season.
FOX Sports May 8, 2017
NHL Expansion Draft: Colorado Avalanche Protection Strategy

NHL Expansion Draft: Colorado Avalanche Protection Strategy

Finally, the Colorado Avalanche are brought back to the level of every other NHL team by one simple fact. That they, like 29 other teams, must prepare for the NHL Expansion Draft.The Colorado Avalanche are now just like every other team. Odd that that was their goal all along. They have to prepare...

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  • Mikko Rantanen

    Mikko Rantanen

    Avalanche winger Mikko Rantanen has winning goal as Finland beats U.S. in world championships

  • Matt Duchene

    Matt Duchene

    Avalanche’s Matt Duchene breaks scoreless string, has goal in Canada’s win over Finland

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