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The Colorado Avalanche saw a pair of winning streaks come to an end on Tuesday. Now its the Phoenix Coyotes' turn to try and extend their run of success in this series as they visit the Avs tonight.
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Colorado Avalanche center Matt Duchene has left Thursday's game against the Phoenix Coyotes because of a right knee injury and will not return.
Duchene was injured early in the first period when he tried to deliver a check and his right skate got caught on the ice. He skated to the bench and went immediately to the locker room.
Duchene played 2:23 over three shifts and recorded...
Colorado Avalanche center Matt Duchene will miss four weeks after being forced out of Thursday's game against the Phoenix Coyotes with a right knee injury.
Duchene underwent an MRI Friday. He suffered the injury in the opening period when his skate was caught on the ice while attempting to deliver a check.
He immediately went to the locker room and was ruled out the rest of...
DENVER (AP) -- Semyon Varlamov made 25 saves, Gabriel Landeskog had a goal and an assist, and the Colorado Avalanche beat the Phoenix Coyotes 3-2 on Thursday night.
Kevin Porter and Stefan Elliott also scored for Colorado, which went 8-1 at home in December.
Mikkel Boedker had two goals, and Kyle Chipchura had two assists for the Coyotes. Jason LaBarbera stopped 32 shots in the...
The Colorado Avalanche are eager to get back on the ice after the club's longest home winning streak was snapped last time out.
Getting back on track could be difficult considering the way things have gone lately against the Phoenix Coyotes.
Hoping to bounce back from their first defeat at the Pepsi Center in a month, the Avalanche try to avoid losing to the Coyotes for a seventh...
Colorado Avalanche center Matt Duchene was forced out of Thursday's game against the Phoenix Coyotes with a right knee injury.
Duchene suffered the injury in the opening period when his skate was caught on the ice while attempting to deliver a check.
He immediately went to the locker room and was ruled out the rest of the way.
Duchene, playing in his 200th career game Thursday...
Ryan Wilson participated in the morning skate Tuesday, the first on-ice activity for the hard-nosed Avalanche defenseman since he suffered a head injury Dec. 6 at Vancouver.
Sure, Adam McQuaid made Coyotes forward Raffi Torres pay for his actions by dismantling his face on Wednesday night, but should Brendan Shanahan and the NHL step in and discipline Torres for his high hit on Bruins defenseman Andrew Ference? Judging by photo and video evidence, it's clear Torres gives up on his pursuit of the puck to attack the head of Ference with his shoulder...
Do you agree with the penalties?
Phoenix Raffi Torres: 2 minutes, elbowing
Phoenix Raffi Torres: 5 minutes, fighting
Boston Adam Mcquaid: 2 minutes, instigator
Boston Adam Mcquaid: 5 minutes, fighting
Boston Adam Mcquaid: 10 minutes, misconduct
The Colorado Avalanche goalie returns to Anaheim on Saturday for the first time since he was traded to Toronto in January 2010. Giguere helped the Ducks win the Stanley Cup in 2007.The Colorado Avalanche goalie returns to Anaheim on Saturday for the first time since he was traded to Toronto in January 2010.
via Adrian Dater tweet, Duchene to be “re-evaluated” tomoroiw
Because they've struggled on the road so much, the Colorado Avalanche will face a huge challenge in the coming weeks.
A difficult stretch of games won't be made any easier if standout center Matt Duchene misses any length of time.
The Avalanche seek a seventh win in eight games Saturday night when they open a four-game trip against the last-place Anaheim Ducks.
7 p.m.: The struggling Coyotes look to get a victory tonight in Colorado. Follow our updates!
Adam McQuaid is no stranger to coming to the defense of his teammates. But his beatdown on Wednesday night was one of the Bruins defenseman's more impressive victories. Coyotes forward Raffi Torres delivered a questionable shoulder/elbow to Andrew Ference's chin as the two raced for the puck in the Boston zone. In typical Bruins fashion, McQuaid came to Ference's defense...
The Post's NHL reporter answers your questions in Adrian Dater's Avs Mailbag. In this installment, Adrian Dater takes seven questions, including one wondering if the Avs could make a major trade move this season.
7 p.m.: The Coyotes could really use a victory tonight. Follow the action with our game updates.