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Morning Flurries: Avs 31 in 31, and Possible New Third Jersey

Morning Flurries: Avs 31 in 31, and Possible New Third Jersey

Photo by Michael Martin/NHLI via Going over the Avalanche 31-in-31, optimism for the season, and possible third jersey concepts revealed The NHL recently released the Colorado Avalanche’s 31-in-31 profile, previewing the season and the expectations for the high-flying squad. If you’d like to view the entire video, you can find it here: There was high praise and expectations for the Avalanche, with both Dan Rosen and Mike Johnson thinking the Avs would finish top of the Western Conference. If the Avs finished at the top of the Western Conference, it would be a...
Mile High Hockey Nov 28, 2020
Morning Flurries: Cawlidge Hawkey Season

Morning Flurries: Cawlidge Hawkey Season

Avalanche Prospect Nate Clurman - goal scorer. | Photo by Richard T Gagnon/ The Hockey East conference has started play, so multiple Colorado Avalanche prospects were in action on Black Friday. Also, virus updates in the NHL. With the NHL, teams and players trying to figure out how and when the season will begin, hockey in another form has returned to the ice. Hockey East was in action on Black Friday and with multiple upsets and Colorado Avalanche prospects on the docket, it was a pretty interesting day in “cawlidge hawkey”. Boston College and the University of...
Mile High Hockey Nov 27, 2020
Three Colorado Avalanche prospects on Team Canada in quarantine ahead of 2021 World Juniors

Three Colorado Avalanche prospects on Team Canada in quarantine ahead of 2021 World Juniors

DENVER, CO - JULY 13: Colorado Avalanche defenseman Bowen Byram (45) skates during a training session at the Pepsi Center in Denver, Colorado on July 13, 2020. | Photo by Dustin Bradford/Icon Sportswire via The team had to shut down camp after an outbreak of COVID-19. Colorado Avalanche prospects Bowen Byram, Alex Newhook, and Justin Barron are in quarantine with the Canadian World Juniors national team, cutting their preparation for the 2021 World Junior Championships short just over a week into their selection camp. The team is in Red Deer, Alberta, about two hours...
Mile High Hockey Nov 23, 2020
Bowen Byram and Kirby Dach have taken over as the leaders for Team Canada

Bowen Byram and Kirby Dach have taken over as the leaders for Team Canada

Colorado Avalanche fans have yet another young defensive prospect to get excited about There are still a lot of questions as to where Colorado Avalanche prospect Bowen Byram is going to play his next season. Still only 19 years old, the former fourth overall selection has proven he’s too good for the WHL, but that doesn’t necessarily mean he’s ready for the NHL. Avs GM Joe Sakic has been very non-committal when it comes to whether or not he sees Byram in the NHL next season. Sakic has mentioned fellow defensive prospect Conor Timmins as an almost certainty to be on the...
Mile High Hockey Nov 22, 2020
Morning Flurries: Hockey Continues to Fight Cancer

Morning Flurries: Hockey Continues to Fight Cancer

Ron Chenoy-USA TODAY Sports Regardless of the 2020 offseason, hockey continues to fight cancer The NHL offseason has truly reached its lowest point as of now. There has been almost no relevant news for the Avs or NHL in general recently. Hopefully we will receive some more straightforward news soon about the 2021 season, locations, and much more. One of the few things prevalent on every NHL teams social media accounts is the recognition of Hockey Fights Cancer month. The Avalanche are no exception to this with several heartwarming Tweets celebrating the occasion: We...