MacKinnon: Avalanche picked up speed under Patrick Roy's leadership until Thursday night
Nathan MacKinnon of the Colorado Avalanche is sotpped by Edmonton Oilers goalie Devan Dubnyk during Thursday's National Hockey League game at Rexall Place.
Wed Nov 27, 2013
Small Business Saturday's Artisan Market
Denver's Red Ball features the fashion work of 20 designers and raises awareness for World AIDS Day.
Sat Nov 23, 2013
Roy has kept Avs on winning track since Day 1
As a goaltender, Patrick Roy was never fond of morning skates on game days. One quarter of the way into his wildly successful rookie season as an NHL coach, he has given himself and his players a choice.
Thu Nov 21, 2013
NHL surprises, disappointments at quarter mark
As it turned out, star players Patrick Roy and Joe Sakic didn't have an expiration date on helping the Colorado Avalanche be a winning organization.
Tue Nov 19, 2013
For the Blackhawks, there's something familiar about surging Avalanche
It wasn't long ago that the Blackhawks - five moribund years removed from their last playoff appearance but loaded with highly drafted, highly touted and highly skilled young talent - and their new, fiery head coach caught the NHL by surprise and put together a 104-point regular season and marched all the way to the Western Conference finals, ... (more)
Mon Nov 18, 2013
NHL limits instant replay, but is proud about getting goals right
Linesman Shane Heyer #55 drops the puck for a face off between Paul Stastny of the Colorado Avalanche and Nick Spaling #13 of the Nashville Predators at the Pepsi Center last season.
Fri Nov 15, 2013
An outdoor game in Denver? The NHL needs to schedule one
Erik Johnson #6 of the Colorado Avalanche scores and Henrik Zetterberg #40 of the Detroit Red Wings follows the play at Pepsi Center on Oct.17 in Denver.
Thu Nov 14, 2013
Colorado Avalanche: NHL's Cinderella team
After being rewarded the first pick in the 2014 NHL Entry Draft as the one of the worst teams in the league, the Colorado Avalanche stand second in the NHL standings with 28 points nearly seven months later with a record of 14-3.
Surprising Avalanche roll into Scottrade Center for a key Central Division showdown
Apr 23, 2013; St. Louis, MO, USA; Colorado Avalanche goalie Semyon Varlamov makes a save on a shot by St. Louis Blues left wing Alexander Steen during the first period at the Scottrade Center.
St. Louis Game Time
Lighting The Lamp: An Avalanche Of Improvement
You might recognize the "Lighting the Lamp" feature from the Game Time paper. Rick Ackerman has been nice enough to send over his column for the website.
Erik Johnson finally achieving potential with Colorado Avalanche
Avalanche defenseman Erik Johnson, above, is off to a great start. He says he believes this season's first 17 games are "the best stretch I've had in my career."
Wed Nov 13, 2013
Buffalo Sabres: What Can We Expect from the New Front Office?
In a move that was both equally unexpected and long overdue, the Buffalo Sabres announced the firing of long-time general manager Darcy as the president of hockey operations and former Sabres coach Ted Nolan, who will be taking over on an interim basis.
Report: Milan Hejduk to announce retirement
Milan Hejduk didn't sign with anyone to play this season, and now it appears there's a good reason for that.
Mon Nov 11, 2013
Hockey Hall of Fame class of 2013 united by Stanley Cup win
As a player, he won everything, from youth provincial titles to four Stanley Cups and two Olympic gold medals.
Fri Nov 08, 2013
2013 Hockey Hall of Fame class united by winning
From left to right, Brendan Shanahan, Scott Niedermayer and Chris Chelios are part of the 2013 Hockey Hall of Fame Class.