ANAHEIM – Avalanche just wrapped up practice here at the Honda Center. I’m sitting inside a completely dark building typing this. They literally have turned out the lights inside the building. But sun is streaming through the alcoves of the building, creating a very cool, creepy effect. You should be here.
In fact, I just snapped a pic of it:
Semyon Varlamov will start in goal tomorrow against the red hot LA Kings (4-0-2 under Darryl Sutter). Gonna be a tough game to win.
It almost got tougher on paper when Avs rookie Stefan Elliott went down today after blocking a shot at practice. He stayed down a while and limped around a bit, but shook it off and finished practice. Here is some video of the aftermath of the incident.
Not much other news. Story in paper tomorrow about Paul Stastny. He will address some of what his father said last year about the big trade with the Blues.
Here is some video of J.S. Giguere talking about his homecoming victory over the Ducks last nigh...