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20 hrs ago | Denver Post

Across Denver and suburbs, the hunt for eggs is on

Aislyn Callaway, 2, begins her search for Easter eggs at Sheridan Recreation Center Saturday afternoon.

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Related Topix: Sports, Patrick Roy, NHL Players

Yesterday | TwinCities

Tom Powers: Minnesota Wild clearly not happy with officiating

Early in their playoff series against the Colorado Avalanche, it's the Wild who are dissatisfied.

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Related Topix: Sports, NHL Hockey, Colorado Avalanche, NHL Northwest Division, Paul Stastny, Patrick Roy, NHL Players

Yesterday | Mile High Hockey

Game 2 Preview: Avalanche vs. Wild

Well Avs fans, did you get your playoff jitters out? Because I sure did. There's nothing in the world quite like the Stanley Cup Playoffs, and the Avalanche gave us an unforgettable show in what was, for many of these players, a Stanley Cup Playoffs debut.

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Related Topix: Sports, NHL Hockey, Colorado Avalanche, Paul Stastny, NHL Players, Tyson Barrie, Semyon Varlamov, Nathan MacKinnon

Fri Apr 18, 2014

TwinCities

Avs' MacKinnon playing razor sharp

As the wunderkind skates recklessly around the rest, it reminds me of those car commercials.

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Related Topix: Sports, NHL Hockey, Colorado Avalanche, Matt Duchene, Paul Stastny, Ryan O'Reilly, Patrick Roy, NHL Players

KTUL-TV Tulsa

Stastny leads Avs to 5-4 OT win over Wild

Most of the 911 calls from witnesses to last week's fiery truck-bus collision that killed 10 were matter of fact.

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Related Topix: Sports, Minnesota Wild, NHL Hockey, Kyle Brodziak, NHL Players, Colorado Avalanche, Paul Stastny, Joe Sakic

Thu Apr 17, 2014

Star Tribune

Scoggins: Goal-scorers thrive early, until Stastny shines late

Wild winger Matt Cooke, left, crashed into the boards with a Colorado player during the first period.

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Related Topix: Sports, Minnesota Wild, NHL Hockey, Kyle Brodziak, NHL Players, Colorado Avalanche, NHL Northwest Division, Paul Stastny

Canada.com

Stastny the OT hero after tying game late, Avs beat Wild 5-4 in opener

The first-year Colorado coach made some risky moves late in the game - like pulling his goaltender with 3:01 remaining - and yet the ploy worked out.

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Related Topix: Sports, Minnesota Wild, NHL Hockey, Kyle Brodziak, NHL Players, Colorado Avalanche, Paul Stastny, Nathan MacKinnon

Isportsweb.com

Why the Colorado Avalanche made the playoffs

There are a pair beat writers for the Colorado Avalanche this season for isportsweb.com: Jake Hazan and I. We decided that we would put together some questions and explain some of the reasons for the Colorado Avalanche making the playoffs this season, as well as do a little looking ahead to the first-round matchup between the Avs and the Minnesota ... (more)

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Related Topix: Sports, NHL Hockey, Colorado Avalanche, Patrick Roy, Nick Holden, NHL Players, Joe Sakic, Nathan MacKinnon

TwinCities

Expecting Blackhawks, Avs vow not to take Wild lightly

It's fair to say that the Colorado Avalanche never expected to be playing the Minnesota Wild in the first round of the playoffs.

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Related Topix: Sports, NHL Hockey, Colorado Avalanche, NHL Northwest Division, Tyson Barrie, Patrick Roy, NHL Players, Minnesota Wild

Mile High Sticking

Avalanche Round: Stanley Cup Playoffs Round One vs. Minnesota Wild

Welcome to the first ever Colorado Avalanche roundtable. In this edition we'll be joined by Mile High Sticking staff writers Blaise Miyakusu, Payton Bartee, Will Agathis, and myself to look at the first round match-up between the Avalanche and Minnesota Wild.

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Related Topix: Sports, NHL Hockey, Colorado Avalanche, Paul Stastny, NHL Players, Jan Hejda, Nick Holden, Matt Duchene

Wed Apr 16, 2014

Denver Post

Avalanche defenseman Jan Hejda cleared to play in playoff opener

As Avalanche players came onto the ice one by one Wednesday, defenseman Jan Hejda was nowhere to be seen, even after the last person usually on the ice for a practice - coach Patrick Roy - was there.

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Related Topix: Sports, NHL Hockey, Colorado Avalanche, Jan Hejda, NHL Players, Patrick Bordeleau, Ryan O'Reilly, Nick Holden

Denver Post

Frei: Avs rebuilt from ice up into winner

Patrick Roy, Head Coach/Vice President of Hockey Operations, Avalanche President Josh Kroenke and Executive Vice President of Hockey Operations Joe Sakic pose for a photo op after their press conference.

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Related Topix: Sports, NHL Hockey, Colorado Avalanche, Patrick Roy, NHL Players, Joe Sakic, Tyson Barrie, Ryan O'Reilly

Denver Post

Kiszla: Patrick Roy book READS like story of success

Colorado Avalanche head coach Patrick Roy is seen during practice with the team at the Family Sports Ice Arena in Centennial, CO on Oct. 6, 2013.

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Related Topix: Sports, Patrick Roy, NHL Players, NHL Hockey, Colorado Avalanche, Matt Duchene, Semyon Varlamov, Nathan MacKinnon

Tue Apr 15, 2014

The Globe and Mail

Youthful Avalanche eager to prove themselves in the postseason

Colorado Avalanche forward Paul Stastny is congratulated by forward Nathan MacKinnnon and defenseman Erik Johnson after scoring against Vancouver Canucks goaltender Jacob Markstrom during the third period at Rogers Arena.

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Related Topix: Sports, NHL Hockey, Colorado Avalanche, Paul Stastny, NHL Players, Tyson Barrie, Alex Tanguay, Patrick Roy

Sun Apr 13, 2014

Bradenton.com

Colorado Avalanche

If not, they will try to take care of business against the Western Conference champion Anaheim Ducks as the Avs eye their first division title since 2003.

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Related Topix: Sports, NHL Hockey, Colorado Avalanche, Matt Duchene, Tyson Barrie, Patrick Bordeleau, Patrick Roy, NHL Players

Sat Apr 12, 2014

Mile High Sticking

Colorado Avalanche Recall Stefan Elliott, Tyson Barrie Out

Tyson Barrie left last night's game against the San Jose Sharks with an upper-body injury after taking a late hit from Jason Demers in the first period and did not return.

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Related Topix: Sports, NHL Hockey, Colorado Avalanche, Tyson Barrie, NHL Players, Matt Duchene, Patrick Roy, Stefan Elliott

Fri Apr 11, 2014

Washington Times

Sharks beat Avalanche 5-1

Havlat scored three goals for the first time in nearly nine years, and the San Jose Sharks prevented Colorado from clinching the Central Division title with a 5-1 victory over the Avalanche on Friday night.

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Related Topix: Sports, NHL Hockey, Colorado Avalanche, San Jose Sharks, Maxime Talbot, Patrick Bordeleau, Patrick Roy, NHL Players

Examiner.com

Varlamov moves past Roy in the record books, as Avs move into division lead

Erik Johnson #6, Jan Hejda #8 and Nathan MacKinnon #29 of the Colorado Avalanche celebrate teammate Paul Stastny's #26 goal against the Vancouver Canucks during the third period in NHL action on April 10, 2014 at Rogers Arena in Vancouver, British Columbi The Colorado Avalanche continued their winning ways on Thursday, defeating the Vancouver ... (more)

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Related Topix: Sports, NHL Hockey, Colorado Avalanche, NHL Players, Jan Hejda, Nathan MacKinnon, Paul Stastny, Patrick Roy

Thu Apr 10, 2014

CBC News

Trevor Linden gets 1st look at Canucks as president

Colorado Avalanche defenceman Nick Holden and Vancouver Canucks left wing Daniel Sedin battle during a game in Denver on March 27. While the Avalanche's success is due in large part to their efforts on the road, it's been four years since they last won in Vancouver.

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Related Topix: Sports, NHL Hockey, Vancouver Canucks, Trevor Linden, NHL Players, Colorado Avalanche, Daniel Sedin, Kevin Bieksa

Wed Apr 09, 2014

Inside Bay Area

NHL: Colorado Avalanche defeats Edmonton Oilers for four-point...

Avalanche 4, Oilers 1: Erik Johnson had a goal and an assist and Colorado beat Edmonton.

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Related Topix: Sports, NHL Hockey, NHL Western Conference, NHL Eastern Conference, Edmonton Oilers, NHL Northwest Division, NHL Players, Ilya Bryzgalov

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