Patrick Roy and Joe Sakic formed a productive partnership on the ice during their playing days, leading the Colorado Avalanche to two Stanley Cup titles.
Now, Avalanche fans are hoping they're reunited again to steer the foundering franchise back to the glory days. According to reports, the Hall of Fame goaltender could possibly be in line to become the next coach.
Roy's younger brother, Stephane Roy, posted a Facebook note late Monday night saying his brother would be the new coach. Stephane Roy later told The Denver Post: ''They're discussing the final details of an arrangement.''
The organization remains silent on the report, saying in an email to The Associated Press on Tuesday that the Avs, ''won't comment on any speculation on this issue.''
Fans in the Mile High City are enthralled by the thought of two of the most beloved players in team history joining forces again to lead team.
The Avalanche fired Joe Sacco on April 28 after a season in which the squad finished last in...