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The Quebec Nordiques left after the 1994-1995 season and became the Colorado Avalanche. They continued to break the hearts’ of Quebec by winning the Stanley Cup the next season. Talks of a new $400 million NHL-style arena that will hold roughly 18,000 people is in the works and the city of Quebec is ready for hockey
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We don't know what Milan Hejduk's future holds, so tonight I am going to cheer like hell for Milan Hejduk. In fact, I may cheer every time he touches the puck, just to give him the send off he deserves, lest he not return next season.I also encourage everyone to check out this nice Adrian Dater feature on him in the Denver Post. In my opinion, it's probably ~75% chance...
The night is darkest just before the dawn. And I promise you, the dawn is coming.
Last night was a tough one for Colorado Avalanche Nation. In a certain must-win game, the Avalanche could not get it done as they fell 5-2 to the lowly Columbus Blue Jackets.
Of course, had the Avs pulled off the victory, it would have all been for naught as the San Jose Sharks won a wild won...
Last nightâs 6-1 win over the Colorado Avalanche completed the Predators regular season. The team really had nothing to play for as they had already captured 4th in the Western Conference after Detroit lost to Chicago in a shootout earlier in the day. Players that were regular occupants of the scratch list made statements to avoid a similar fate in the playoffs as Craig Smith...
The Nashville Predators and Colorado Avalanche face-off against each-other in their final regular season game. The Nashville Predators' record this season is 47-26-8 with 102 points and ranked 4th in the Western Conference. The Colorado Avalanche's record this season is 41-34-6 with 88 points and ranked 11th in the Western Conference. Puck drops at 8:08 PM CT.
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The final regular season game is here and the Avalanche have the unique ability to try and play spoiler to Nashville getting home ice advantage.
The Predators control their fate: a regulation win or an overtime loss solidifies 4th place and home ice. A regulation loss with a Detroit win gets the Predators 5th. A Detroit loss in regulation means...