8:26 AM EDT, Thu October 02, 2014
Denver Post 7 hours ago
Jamie McGinn likely to play for Avalanche in NHL season opener

Jamie McGinn likely to play for Avalanche in NHL season opener

The Avalanche initially cast doubt about the availability of left wing Jamie McGinn for the start of the season, but coach Patrick Roy said Wednesday the 19-goal scorer from a season ago should be ready when the puck drops next Thursday in Minnesota.

Avalanche injury-free on D but plugging holes up front

Avalanche is injury-free at defense but plugging holes up front.

Reto Berra on new "Hockey Talk"; 10 good minutes with the Avs' backup goalie

Is Reto Berra ready for a new season with the Avalanche? He talks about it on "Hockey Talk" with Adrian Dater
Denver Post 17 hours ago
Avs reduce roster to 29; Jesse Winchester recovering from concussion

Avs reduce roster to 29; Jesse Winchester recovering from concussion

The medical news was mixed for the Avalanche on Wednesday. Avs coach Patrick Roy said center Jesse Winchester suffered a concussion in Tuesday's preseason game in Calgary.

Avs lose again to Calgary, fall to 0-5-1 in preseason

The Avalanche lost again in the preseason to the Flames
Denver Post Sep 30, 2014
Cody McLeod, Brad Stuart signed by Avs to contract extensions

Cody McLeod, Brad Stuart signed by Avs to contract extensions

The Avalanche signed forward Cody McLeod to a three-year contract extension through the 2017-18 season and defenseman Brad Stuart to a two-year extension through the 2016-17 campaign.

Stefan Elliott reassigned by Avs, could be lost on waivers

Avalanche defenseman Stefan Elliott demoted to AHL and could be claimed off waivers.

Avalanche-Flames preseason postgame: Lots of shots, no goals, no wins

The Avalanche have played five NHL preseason games but have yet to win one
Denver Post Sep 28, 2014
Avs' offense sputters again, in 2-1 preseason loss to Flames

Avs' offense sputters again, in 2-1 preseason loss to Flames

The postgame meme "it's only preseason" still applies, but it's getting a little irritating by now, even for the most seasoned Avalanche players.
Calgary Herald Sep 28, 2014
Flames face old friend in pre-season clash vs. Iginla and the Avalanche

Flames face old friend in pre-season clash vs. Iginla and the Avalanche

It’s going to be an interesting pre-season test for the Calgary Flames (2-3-0) tonight when they go up against the Colorado Avalanche (0-3-1) at Denver’s Pepsi Center. And, judging by their lineup, the hosts are treating Sunday’s game like it’s the real thing.

Jarome Iginla pondering how to best serve Avalanche in leadership role

Sunday's Avalanche story on how Brad Stuart is expected to fortify the blue line has D-partner Erik Johnson and captain Gabe Landeskog talking about the slick-skating veteran from Rocky Mountain House, Alberta. I spoke with Jarome Iginla after Friday's preseason game against Montreal in Quebec City, and here's what he said about possibly inheriting Paul […]

Avalanche lineup for preseason game Sunday against Calgary Flames

Here is the lineup for the Avalanche against Calgary Sunday night
Denver Post Sep 28, 2014
Steady veteran Brad Stuart helps fortify Avs' defense

Steady veteran Brad Stuart helps fortify Avs' defense

As a top-two defenseman at age 34, Brad Stuart might not immediately seem like the solution to the Avalanche's inefficiencies last season on the blue line.

Avs Superfan Dario Ronzone breaks down preseason so far on new "Hockey Talk" podcast

The Colorado Avalanche is hoping to avoid a sophomore slump for the 2014-15 NHL season
Denver Post Sep 27, 2014
Ryan Wilson's return to Colorado Avalanche taking shape

Ryan Wilson's return to Colorado Avalanche taking shape

Ryan Wilson had much to do with his escape from the Avalanche coach's doghouse, accepting Roy's challenge and coming to camp in excellent shape, and it's all coming together for the undrafted defenseman who worked so hard to reach the NHL before having everything but his salary taken away.

Avalanche Player News

  • 1 Reto Berra

    Reto Berra

    Reto Berra on new "Hockey Talk"; 10 good minutes with the Avs' backup goalie

  • 1 Jamie McGinn

    Jamie McGinn

    Jamie McGinn likely to play for Avalanche in NHL season opener

  • 1 Jesse Winchester

    Jesse Winchester

    Avs reduce roster to 29; Jesse Winchester recovering from concussion

  • Jarome Iginla

    Jarome Iginla

    Iginla fitting in with Colorado, but always keeps an eye on his old team

  • Nathan MacKinnon

    Nathan MacKinnon

    Flames vs. Avalanche game preview: Wait this almost looks like a real NHL lineup

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