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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Thursday Apr 17
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.
Wed Apr 16, 2014
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.
Sun Apr 13, 2014
Dater: Super Avalanche season inspires many memorable moments
Colorado center Nathan MacKinnon skated with the puck in the third period. The Colorado Avalanche defeated the Edmonton Oilers 4-2 Thursday night, Dec. 19, 2013.
Fri Apr 11, 2014
Blues, Avalanche Heading in Opposite Directions as Playoffs Near
MARCH 12: Marcus Kruger #16 of the Chicago Blackhawks controls the puck against Nick Holden #2 of the Colorado Avalanche as goalie Semyon Varlamov #1 of the Colorado Avalanche defends the goal at Pepsi Center on March 12, 2014 in Denver, Colorado.
Wed Apr 09, 2014
Avalanche winger P.A. Parenteau nears returning from injury
Avalanche right winger P.A. Parenteau missed his 14th consecutive game Tuesday night but skated to exhaustion in the morning at Rexall Place and is on the cusp of returning to the lineup before the playoffs.
Tue Apr 08, 2014
Northern Michigan News
Avalanche upend Oilers 4-1
Erik Johnson had a goal and an assist and the Colorado Avalanche earned a 4-1 victory over the Edmonton Oilers on Tuesday.
Sat Apr 05, 2014
St. Louis Game Time
Recap: 11 Reactions and Observations from the 4-0 Loss
The Blues /Aves game was touted to be a great Matchup and fun for Blues Fans as the Blues were 3-0 in the regular season Series.
Recap: St. Louis vs. Colorado
A big second period and 31 saves from Semyon Varlamov helped the Colorado Avalanche blank the St. Louis Blues, 4-0, for their 50th win of the season.
Thu Apr 03, 2014
Barrie leads Avalanche over the Rangers, 3-2.
Colorado Avalanche defenseman Andre Benoit, second from left, is congratulated by teammates Nick Holden , John Mitchell, center, Jamie McGinn and Ryan O'Reilly after scoring a goal against the New York Rangers during the second period of an NHL hockey game on Thursday, April 3, 2014, in Denver.
Tue Apr 01, 2014
Nate Guenin struggles in return home
Nate Guenin played four years at Ohio State before embarking on an eight-year professional career that has finally paid full-time NHL dividends.
Sat Mar 29, 2014
Avalanche make playoffs with 3-2 win over San Jose
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Fri Mar 28, 2014
Landeskog helps Avs edge Preds in SO
Gabriel Landeskog scored twice in regulation and added the decisive shootout goal as the Colorado Avalanche edged the Nashville Predators, 5-4.
Tue Mar 25, 2014
On the Forecheck
Colorado Avalanche 5, Nashville Predators 4: Preds cough up 3 leads and lose in the shootout
Two goals each for Roman Josi and Matt Cullen weren't enough as the Nashville Predators lost on home ice for the sixth straight time.
Sat Mar 22, 2014
Wheeler's OT strike lifts Jets over Avalanche
Blake Wheeler scored 1:42 into overtime to give the Winnipeg Jets a 5-4 victory over the Colorado Avalanche on Wednesday.