GIF: Paul Stastny misses open net on breakaway

Colorado Avalanche forward Paul Stastny missed an empty net on a breakaway tonight. He did score seconds after though to solidify a Colorado win and 2-0 series lead. The final score for the game was 4-2. Along with his empty net goal, Stastny also had three assists for a great four point night. The series will head to Minnesota Monday night for the third installment of the quarterÂ...
Via Talk Hockey
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Sights & Sounds: Stastny's OT winner

Headphone users beware. "Hear what it sounded like on the ice for Paul Stastny's game-winning goal in overtime of game 1 of the Avalanche's Stanley Cup Playoffs series against the Wild." Source: NHLVideo.
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Paul Stastny ties game, then scores in OT to lift Avs over Wild

With 3:01 remaining Patrick Roy pulled Semyon Varlamov and the Colorado Avalanche tied the Minnesota Wild 4-4 with 13.4 seconds left in the third period. Paul Stastny scored 7:27 into overtime after tying the game, lifting the Avalanche to a 5-4 victory over the Wild in Game 1 of the Western Conference quarterfinals Thursday night. “That overtime one, all five guys end up touching...
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Paul Stastny’s Heroics Help Lead Avalanche Past Wild In OT (Videos)

The Minnesota Wild came this close Thursday night to upsetting the Colorado Avalanche in the opening game of the Western Conference quarterfinals. With the Wild up a goal and Avalanche goalie Semyon Varlamov on the bench with less than two minutes to play in the third, Minnesota’s Erik Houda lofted the puck out of his own zone toward the open Avs net. A goal would have iced the...
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Videos- Your OT Goals From Last Night

First, Alex Steen with a goal early in triple OT...   Then below, some magic from Paul Stastny... Continue reading "Videos- Your OT Goals From Last Night"
Via Kukla's Korner
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Paul Stastny OT goal gives Colorado Avalanche victory over Minnesota Wild in Game 1

The #WhyNotUs Avalanche seemed to be headed toward a #BecauseThat'sWhy answer from the Minnesota Wild in Game 1 of their Western Conference first-round playoff series Thursday night. A team that appeared nervous much of the night in a favored, home-ice role against the Wild regrouped to pull out a nearly miraculous 5-4 overtime victory at a sold-out, delirious Pepsi Center....
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Wild lose late lead, fall 5-4 in overtime to Avalanche

DENVER (AP) -- Paul Stastny scored 7:27 into overtime after tying the game with 13.4 seconds remaining in regulation, lifting the Colorado Avalanche to a 5-4 win over the Minnesota Wild in the opener of the Western Conference quarterfinals on Thursday night. Gabriel Landeskog, Ryan O'Reilly and Jamie McGinn also added goals for Colorado in Patrick Roy's postseason debut behind...
Via Fox Sports North
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Paul Stastny Scores Game Tying And OT Winner For Avalanche In Game 1 Over Wild (VIDEO)

Photo courtesy of @Avalanche Paul Stastny of the Colorado Avalanche not only tied the game up with fifteen seconds left in regulation, but he won the game seven minutes and twenty-seven seconds into overtime as well.  Statsny’s second of the night gives the Avalanche a 1-0 series lead over the Minnesota Wild, who fall to 4-17 in their last 21 playoff games. Nathan MacKinnon made...
Via Total Sports Blog
2 days ago  |  Discuss

Thoughts Before The Playoffs Start

from Elliotte Friedman of CBC, - Pending free agent Paul Stastny says he wants to stay in Colorado, and the Avalanche keeping him past the trade deadline shows a sense it can be done. But he will be watched very closely in the playoffs, just in case. Scouts like his two-way game, his intelligence, his positioning and his ability to make others better. If there's one concern...
Via Kukla's Korner
4 days ago  |  Discuss

Colorado Avalanche: Home ice crucial in first round of playoffs

Avalanche not settling in final games You don’t tug on Superman’s cape, and you certainly don’t want to face-off against the defending Stanley Cup champions in the first round, in a Game 7, on the road. Take a look at today’s NHL standings, over a week away from the start of the postseason, you’ll notice the Avalanche sit in second place in the Central Division. If you...
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