Thursday Jul 17
Mile High Hockey
Colorado Avalanche: News from around the NHL July 17th, 2014
"Decent day," the centre tweeted along with a picture from the golf course. "Sign a new contract and dunk a hole-in-one!! No bounce, straight in."
Blue Line Station
Henrik Lundqvist-I Want To Be A New Yorker
As a fan, we value loyalty in the highest regard. Sure money and fame are great things to have.
Jarome Iginla hopes to follow in Ray Bourque's Avalanche footsteps
Boston Bruins' Jarome Iginla skates against the Detroit Red Wings during the second period of Boston's 4-1 win in Game 2 of a first-round NHL hockey playoff series in Boston on April 20, 2014.
Bruins: Free agent Jarome Iginla gets 3 years, $16M from Colorado Avalanche
Jarome Iginla felt a little more youthful on his 37th birthday even as he became the old man of the Colorado Avalanche.
The Newark Star-Ledger
Martin Brodeur, be wary: Sports history is littered with superstars...
Maybe Martin Brodeur is optimistic about this next chapter in his career because he saw, first hand, how the best example of a late-career move worked out for a legend who spent his career in one city.
The Sweater Series (or Notable Numbers): #25 Dave Andreychuk
Dave Andreychuk holds the Stanley Cup aloft forever as he welcomes visitors to the Tampa Bay Times Forum - Clark Brooks Today, our tour of the numbers worn throughout Lightning history lands on #25, as worn by the only Bolt to be immortalized in bronze and the man that people still refer to as The Captain, Dave Andreychuk.
Lake Cowichan Gazette
Modano, Burns, Hasek, Forsberg chosen for Hockey Hall of Fame
Goaltender Dominik Hasek, Colorado Avalanche star Peter Forsberg, all-time great American Mike Modano, stalwart blueliner Rob Blake, referee Bill McCreary, and the late great coach Pat Burns are joining hockey's exclusive halls, and will be inducted at a ceremony on Monday, November 17, 2014.
Mile High Sticking
Peter Forsberg and Rob Blake inducted in Hockey Hall of Fame
Apr 30, 2014; Denver, CO, USA; General view of the Pepsi Center ice before the start of the seventh game between the Minnesota Wild against the Colorado Avalanche of the first round of the 2014 Stanley Cup Playoffs at Pepsi Center.