AVALANCHE RUMORS & GOSSIP

Duchene, Johnson and Soderberg join Avalanche’s World Cup contingent

Tweet +1 Like Share Pin Reddit The World Cup of Hockey will return this September. When it does, the rosters will be sprinkled with quite the collection of Colorado Avalanche...
Via Mile High Sports
3 hours ago

Colorado Avalanche sign Sergei Boikov to entry-level deal

Tweet +1 Like Share Pin Reddit The Colorado Avalanche continued to secure their blueline prospects on Friday, as they signed Sergei Boikov to a three-year, entry-level contract...
Via Mile High Sports
4 hours ago

World Championships Give Early Look at JT Compher

  Because of the rules surrounding compensation for NCAA hockey players, Colorado Avalanche fans still haven’t seen a large pice of the Ryan O’Reilly trade, JT Compher, in action against professional players at Avalanche training camp. That will change this September, with Compher inked to an Entry Level Contract and leaving college hockey, but first, Compher got a watered...
Via BSN Denver
11 hours ago

BSN Avalanche Podcast: Goalie carousels and nostalgia

  This week the BSN Avalanche Podcast had to get creative in wake of the flat refusal by the Colorado Avalanche to actually announce news so hosts J.J. Jerez and AJ Haefele shifted gears into talking about teams that were still actually in the playoffs by taking a peek at the upcoming Stanley Cup Finals and making predictions for Game 7 of the Eastern Conference Finals tonight....
Via BSN Denver
1 day ago

Colorado Avalanche ink Anton Lindholm to an entry-level deal

Tweet +1 Like Share Pin Reddit It has been quite the month for defenseman Anton Lindholm. First, he was surprisingly named to Team Sweden for the World Championship that just...
Via Mile High Sports
3 days ago

Mikko Rantanen bound and determined to take on the big boys in the NHL next season

Before Mikko Rantanen even got drafted, before he knew which players he would be competing against for a job, he maintained that his goal for 2015-16 was to play in the NHL. And after the powerful right winger was taken 10th overall by the Colorado Avalanche, he did just that – for a handful of games, at least. Rantanen, the brightest prospect in Colorado’s system and Future...
Via The Hockey News
5 days ago

Colorado Avalanche Have No Reason to Move Tyson Barrie

The wheel continues to spin from around the national media, as they continue to play their game of “Which Colorado Avalanche Player is Going to be Traded This Offseason?” On a positive note for Avalanche fans, it at least seems like the attention has shifted away from Matt Duchene being traded. This time, Elliotte Friedman, of Sportsnet, has suggested that Tyson Barrie is ...
Via The Hockey Writers
9 days ago

Avalanche are reportedly waiting for Alex Radulov, but should they?

The Colorado Avalanche are waiting for KHL free agent Alex Radulov, according to fellow Russian Semyon Varlamov. Slava Malamud translated a Sports Express story, which reported Varlamov spoke on Friday that Colorado is waiting for Radulov to make a phone call. “[The Avalanche are] waiting for Radulov. He’ll be one of the leaders there,” Varlamov said in a media scrum...
Via Puck Drunk Love
April 22, 2016  |  Discuss

Patrick Roy once again calls out Avalanche and doesn’t realize he’s the problem

With the season winding down for the Colorado Avalanche, head coach Patrick Roy is on the warpath. Earlier this week he called out Avs leading goal scorer Matt Duchene for celebrating his 30th goal in a loss. He blasted his core, calling them out for not providing enough leadership, and now he double downed on those asinine comments. Talking with NBC Sports, Roy said Colorado...
Via Puck Drunk Love
April 07, 2016  |  Discuss

Patrick Roy calls out Matt Duchene and Avalanche core after goal celebration

Patrick Roy was not a happy camper after his Colorado Avalanche lost 5-1 to the St. Louis Blues on Sunday. He specifically had an issue with Avs goal scoring leader Matt Duchene’s goal celebration when Colorado was down 4-0. https://twitter.com/MikeChambers/status/716824276490321921 “The thing I have a hard time with is the reaction of Duchy after his scores. It’s a 4-0 goal...
Via Puck Drunk Love
April 04, 2016  |  Discuss

Avs' Duchene, MacKinnon out 2 games with knee injuries

DENVER (AP) The Colorado Avalanche say top scorers Matt Duchene and Nathan MacKinnon will miss the next two games with knee injuries and be re-evaluated. Duchene and MacKinnon won't play against the Philadelphia Flyers on Thursday or against the Minnesota Wild on Saturday. The Avalanche are currently one point ahead of the Wild for the second wild-card spot in the Western Conference...
Via Associated Press
March 22, 2016  |  Discuss

Varlamov stops 37 shots, Avalanche beat Ducks 3-0

DENVER (AP) Semyon Varlamov stopped 37 shots, Nathan MacKinnon got his 21st goal and the Colorado Avalanche beat Anaheim 3-0 Wednesday night to end the Ducks' 14-game point streak. Andreas Martinsen and Shawn Matthias also scored to help the Avalanche earn a critical win. They're in a heated race with Minnesota for the final wild-card spot in the Western Conference. The Ducks have...
Via Associated Press
March 10, 2016  |  Discuss

Avs' Varlamov beats domestic violence rap, accuser ordered to pay

DENVER — A jury on Tuesday sided with Colorado Avalanche goalie Semyon Varlamov in a lawsuit filed against him by a former girlfriend who claimed he beat her during an argument in 2013.Jurors awarded Varlamov $126,608 in damages on an abuse of process claim after his attorneys argued the woman was trying to get a payout from the goalie and the evidence did not support her claims...
Via Associated Press
February 03, 2016  |  Discuss
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