Report: Blackhawks Sign Veteran Jan Hejda To PTO

Told former #CBJ and #Avs D Jan Hejda has accepted a PTO agreement and will go to training camp with #Blackhawks — Aaron Portzline (@Aportzline) September 12, 2015 Hejda, 37, recorded one goal and 12 assists in 81 games for Colorado. He was credited with 140 blocked shots, registered an even strength Corsi rating of […] The post Report: Blackhawks Sign Veteran Jan Hejda To PTO...
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September 12, 2015  |  Discuss

Could an O'Reilly trade land the Avalanche a left-handed defenseman?

Brad Stuart, Jan Hejda, Nick Holden.Those were the only three left-handed Colorado Avalanche defensemen this year who played more than 10 games in the regular season.Does any of them scream top-pairing defenseman?Probably not.That's the hole the Avalanche are looking to fill this year, a top of the line, left-handed defenseman that can play alongside either Tyson Barrie or Erik Johnson...
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June 23, 2015  |  Discuss

Avalanche Roundtable: Colorado Free Agent Questions

  The Avalanche Roundtable returns! This week the staff gets together to talk about some of Colorado’s own free agent quandaries before we begin shifting focus to who the Avalanche should be looking to acquire from the outside. As was the case last time, I propose the questions and let the rest of the staff do the hard work! Free agency opens just four days after Day Two of the...
Via BSN Denver
June 10, 2015  |  Discuss

Colorado Avalanche: Offensive woes continue

The knock on the Colorado Avalanche over the past year and a half is that their defense has been the let-down part of the team. This season, allowing the 29th most shots on goal per game, that is a pretty fair assessment at face-value, but that doesn’t paint the whole picture. Where has the dynamic young core of offensive superstars the Colorado Avalanceh flaunt been this season...
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February 06, 2015  |  Discuss

This just in: Alexander Ovechkin is a pretty damn good hockey player (video)

Alexander Ovechkin is good at hockey. This was proven once again on Thursday night when the Washington Capitals superstar sniper pulled out a bevy of moves from his bag of tricks to stickhandle his way past Colorado Avalanche defenseman Jan Hejda on his way to scoring a highlight reel-worthy goal, one that proved to be...Read More The post This just in: Alexander Ovechkin is a pretty...
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November 21, 2014  |  Discuss

Maple Leafs' Daniel Winnik knocked out by nasty hit from Jan Hejda (VIDEO)

There was a scary moment Thursday night after Toronto Maple Leafs center Daniel Winnik was knocked out cold after taking a hit by Colorado Avalanche defenseman Jan Hejda during the first period of an NHL game at Denver's Pepsi Center. Winnik — who landed awkwardly on his head after the routine check — appeared to be unconscious as a team doctor scrambled out onto the ice...
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November 07, 2014  |  Discuss

Leafs’ Daniel Winnick Gets Stretchered Off After He Lands On His Head After Hit

This was a pretty scary moment in the Colorado Avalanche-Toronto Maple Leafs game. Avs’ Jan Hejda stepped up and laid a hit on Daniel Winnick and he somersaulted in the air and landed on his head. He was out cold and had to be stretchered off. Thankfully he was alert and was walking around afterwards. […] The post Leafs’ Daniel Winnick Gets Stretchered Off After He Lands On...
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November 07, 2014  |  Discuss

Avalanche defenseman Jan Hejda does Twitter Q&A

Social media is becoming more and more prevalent among professional athletes these days, especially with those in the NHL. Services like Twitter and Instagram give players a chance to express themselves away from the sport that they live and breathe, offering a glimpse at the personality behind the jersey. For the Colorado Avalanche, two defensemen took the plunge into the world...
Via Mile High Sports
June 03, 2014  |  Discuss

Patrick Kane undresses Jan Hejda, goes upstairs for filthy backhand goal

Patty Kane is a god; other than that this is jaw-dropping, there’s really nothing else to say. If you need any more convincing that Kaner has the best hands of all-time, here’s his Bauer promotional video of him stickhandling: The post Patrick Kane undresses Jan Hejda, goes upstairs for filthy backhand goal appeared first on Diehardsport.
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March 12, 2014  |  Discuss

Injury Updates: Bryzgalov, Hejda, Nabokov back tonight

Steven Stamkos (broken effin’ leg) is actually skating already. Yes, you read that right, just one month and three days after he broke his tibia Stamkos was back on the ice. He wasn’t practicing, nor did he wear any gear, but he’s on his feet and looks like he’ll actually make it back before the Olympic break. Jimmy Howard (knee) has a grain-1 MCL sprain and will be out for...
Via Razzball Hockey
December 14, 2013  |  Discuss

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