1:18 AM EST, Mon December 22, 2014
Mile High Hockey 3 hours ago
Avalanche beat the Red Wings in a nine-round shootout
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Avalanche beat the Red Wings in a nine-round shootout

Colorado saw themselves down with under five minutes remaining in the game but battled back to beat the Red Wings in a shoot out. Pregame Notes Dennis Everberg back in the line up tonight for the Avs as Patrick Bordeleau is out with a leg injury. Honestly, not the worst thing in the world as I think Everberg is a better player to have on the fourth line. The top three lines remain the same after a successful night in Buffalo. I am watching this game with my dad who is a Red Wings fan. Always fun to watch these games even though the rivalry isn't the same anymore. First Period Just over...
Denver Post 4 hours ago

Avalanche defeats Detroit Red Wings 3-2 in shootout

The Avalanche had to work overtime, and then some, but it finally beat its old archrivals, defeating the Detroit Red Wings 3-2 in a shootout Sunday at Joe Louis Arena.
Grand Rapids Press 8 hours ago

Live updates: Detroit Red Wings vs. Colorado Avalanche (chat)

Follow along with live updates as the Detroit Red Wings look to snap their five-game winless streak Sunday against the Colorado Avalanche.
Winging It In Motown 4 hours ago

Game Recap: Point! — Avalanche 2 at Red Wings 1 (SO)

It took nine rounds of shootout. It was nine rounds too many. We sent our Winging It in Motown sources out to Joe Louis Arena tonight, and they have confirmed for us that a hockey game was indeed being played tonight between the Detroit Red Wings and Colorado Avalanche. I wouldn't blame you if you...
Pregame: Avalanche (11-13-8) at Detroit (17-8-8); Semyon Varlamov's return pegged for Tuesday vs. St. Louis

Pregame: Avalanche (11-13-8) at Detroit (17-8-8); Semyon Varlamov's return pegged for Tuesday vs. St. Louis

Behind the scenes video of Joe Louis Arena and Patrick Roy interview by former Denver TV talent John Keating: DETROIT -- Avalanche coach Patrick Roy did a pregame presser and told me goalie Semyon Varlamov -- who skated and took shots Sunday at Joe Louis Arena -- will likely start Tuesday against the St. Louis Blues [...]
Postgame: Calvin Pickard backstops 2-1 victory (3-2 shootout) at Detroit; Avs collect five of six points on trip

Postgame: Calvin Pickard backstops 2-1 victory (3-2 shootout) at Detroit; Avs collect five of six points on trip

Calvin Pickard backstops 2-1 victory (3-2 shootout) at Detroit; Avs collect five of six points on trip

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Denver Post 2 hours ago

Postgame: Calvin Pickard backstops 2-1 victory (3-2 shootout) at Detroit; Avs collect five of six points on trip

Avalanche rookie goalie has allowed just two goals in his last 10 (regulation) periods:DETROIT -- Please see the previous blog about the Avalanche goaltending situation.
Denver Post 8 hours ago

Pregame: Avalanche (11-13-8) at Detroit (17-8-8); Semyon Varlamov's return pegged for Tuesday vs. St. Louis

Behind the scenes video of Joe Louis Arena and Patrick Roy interview by former Denver TV talent John Keating:DETROIT -- Avalanche coach Patrick Roy did a pregame presser and told me goalie
Denver Post Dec 20, 2014
Avalanche will continue to lean on goalie Calvin Pickard as Semyon Varlamov nears return

Avalanche will continue to lean on goalie Calvin Pickard as Semyon Varlamov nears return

Avalanche goalie Semyon Varlamov again practiced with the team Friday morning and appears close to returning from his latest groin injury.
Denver Post Dec 20, 2014

Gameday: Avalanche (10-13-8) at Buffalo (13-17-2); Mitchell and Bordeleau back for Avs

BUFFALO, N.Y. -- Valuable Avalanche forward John Mitchell, who has missed seven consecutive games and 10 of the last 11 with a hip-flexor injury, will return Saturday night against the Sabres.

Gameday: Avalanche (10-13-8) at Buffalo (13-17-2); Mitchell and Bordeleau back for Avs

Gameday: Avalanche (10-13-8) at Buffalo (13-17-2); Mitchell and Bordeleau back for Avs
Denver Post Dec 19, 2014
Avs defenseman Brad Stuart finally in 1,000-game club

Avs defenseman Brad Stuart finally in 1,000-game club

It took Brad Stuart 15 years to play in 999 NHL regular-season games, and another six weeks to reach 1,000.
Denver Post Dec 18, 2014

Postgame: Despite Patrick Roy-like goaltending, Roy likely to send Calvin Pickard back to Lake Erie

Avalanche rookie goalie Calvin Pickard after 47-save, 1-0 overtime loss at Pittsburgh:PITTSBURGH -- The game story is all about Calvin Pickard, the 22-year-old Avalanche rookie goalie who

Postgame: Despite Patrick Roy-like goaltending, Roy likely to send Calvin Pickard back to Lake Erie

Postgame blog: Avalanche can't score to support Calvin Pickard's 47-save performance in 1-0 overtime loss at Pittsburgh.
Denver Post Dec 18, 2014
Calvin Pickard again great in goal as Avs lose 1-0 in OT to Penguins

Calvin Pickard again great in goal as Avs lose 1-0 in OT to Penguins

Another sterling performance by Avalanche rookie goalie Calvin Pickard on Thursday highlighted the pending return of Semyon Varlamov, the man he has so ably replaced.
Denver Post Dec 18, 2014

Gameday: Avalanche (10-13-7) at Pittsburgh (20-6-4); Colorado skips morning skate

PITTSBURGH -- No morning skate for the Avalanche, a decision made for two reasons: 1) Avs practiced the last three days and are properly prepared; 2) No need to double their chances of someone

Gameday: Avalanche (10-13-7) at Pittsburgh (20-6-4); Colorado skips morning skate

Avalanche skips morning skate at Pittsburgh; Pens goalie Marc-Andre Fleury cleared to play
Denver Post Dec 18, 2014
Change can become fine line for the Avalanche

Change can become fine line for the Avalanche

Looking at a game slipping away against the Winnipeg Jets last week, Avalanche coach Patrick Roy twisted his lineup with a late change.

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