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The Colorado Avalanche would love to officially close the book on the 2013 season. With just a handful of games left to play, the Avalanche are in a close battle with the Calgary Flames for the 14th spot in the Western Conference. The Avs have been mathematically eliminated from playoff contention, but were realistically eliminated quite some time ago.
What does this mean for Avs fans, aside from enormous amounts of anger and frustration? Ridiculously cheap tickets.
According to an article in the Denver Post, tickets are going cheap for the last couple Avalanche games. Cheap may be a bit of an understatement. The article mentioned that the author, Adrian Dater, and his son were able to secure lower bowl tickets against the Columbus Blue Jackets for $13. That low price of $13 is for two tickets AND the "convenience" fees. Dater mentioned that other tickets for the Avs-Blue Jackets tilt were going for as low as $1 on StubHub. Incredible.
Looking ahead, the Av...
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Jean-Sebastien Giguere doesn't regret boiling over and blasting his Colorado Avalanche teammates.
He just wishes he could've said something sooner.
The veteran goaltender's ire helped the Avs catch a little bit of fire, but it was too late as over the weekend the team was officially eliminated from the postseason for a third straight season.
Giguere fumed after a loss...
Jean-Sebastien Giguere doesn't regret boiling over and bristling about the lackluster play of his Colorado Avalanche teammates.
The veteran goaltender was simply speaking from the heart, he said, pointing to his chest as he sat in front of his locker Monday after a morning skate.
And something definitely needed to be vented to spark the underachieving Avs, who reside in last...
from USA Hockey,
Joe Sacco (Medford, Mass.), the head coach of the National Hockey League's Colorado Avalanche, has been named head coach of the 2013 U.S. Men's National Team that will participate in the 2013 International Ice Hockey Federation Men's World Championship May 3-19 in Helsinki, Finland, and Stockholm, Sweden, it was announced today by USA Hockey.
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