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Avalanche signs Joey Hishon

The Colorado Avalanche have signed forward Joey Hishon to a one-year contract for the upcoming 2015-16 NHL season. The organization announced the deal with the restricted free agent today. The 23-year-old center appeared in 13 games for the Avalanche this past season, tallying two points (1 goal /1 assist). Hishon made his NHL debut on March 4, and scored his first NHL goal April...
Via Mile High Sports
July 27, 2015  |  Discuss

Colorado Avalanche Signs Joey Hishon

  The Colorado Avalanche announced they have signed restricted free agent Joey Hishon to a one-year contract. The 23-year old Hishon made his regular season NHL debut last year, appearing in 13 games and registering 1 goal and 1 assist in his time with the big club. As a member of the Avs’ AHL affiliate, the Lake Erie Monsters, Hishon posted a very respectable 36 points (16 goals...
Via BSN Denver
July 27, 2015  |  Discuss

Joey Hishon will be Qualified, Jordan Caron will not

  For a roster without much contract turnover this summer, the Avalanche have had a busy Friday night with a number of major changes to their roster. The latest changes involve the future of two restricted free agents who finished the 2015 season with the NHL club. In a conference call during the first round of the NHL Entry Draft, Joe Sakic informed media that Joey Hishon would...
Via BSN Denver
June 26, 2015  |  Discuss

Top 25 Avalanche Under 25: #8 Joey Hishon

  Ask any Colorado Avalanche fan about Joey Hishon, and they will immediately tell you they have a soft spot in their heart for him. His charismatic persona and unwavering resilience, when faced with a darkness and hurdle that no athlete ever hopes to face, has made him a fan favorite in Denver. At 5’10” and 170 pounds, Hishon isn’t the biggest guy on the ice, but he plays...
Via BSN Denver
May 22, 2015  |  Discuss

Hishon, Avalanche tame the Predators

The Colorado Avalanche played the role of spoiler on Tuesday night in Denver. The Avs beat the Nashville Predators 3-2 despite being eliminated from the playoffs already. The Predators (47-23-10) would have taken the lead in the Central Division had they won the contest. The Avalanche (37-31-12) are just playing for pride. Forward Joey Hishon provided the heroics with the game-winning...
Via Mile High Sports
April 08, 2015  |  Discuss

Hishon's 1st NHL goal lifts Avs to win over struggling Predators

  Joey Hishon broke a third-period tie with his first NHL goal, Semyon Varlamov stopped 40 shots and the Colorado Avalanche beat Nashville 3-2 on Tuesday night to send the Predators to their fourth straight loss. Calle Jarnkrok and Ryan Ellis had scored for the Predators, who remain a point behind St. Louis for the Central Division title with two games remaining. The Blues lost...
Via AP on Fox
April 08, 2015  |  Discuss

Avalanche call up Joey Hishon from Lake Erie

Following the NHL’s trade deadline on Monday, the Colorado Avalanche announced that they had called up Joey Hishon from the AHL’s Lake Erie Monsters. The 23-year-old forward will fill a roster spot that was opened by the Avs’ deadline deal that sent Maxime Talbot and Paul Carey to the Boston Bruins. UPDATE: The #Avs have recalled Joey Hishon from @monstershockey. — Colorado...
Via Mile High Sports
March 03, 2015  |  Discuss

Avs have plenty of “bubble” players

With training camp getting under way next week, here is a look at the Colorado Avalanche prospects most likely to make the team or be called up into NHL action at some point during the 2014-15 season. These players have the opportunity to force Avalanche management to make a tough decision and keep them on the opening night roster by having an extraordinary training camp and preseason...
Via Mile High Sports
September 11, 2014  |  Discuss

Colorado Avalanche prospect profile: Joey Hishon (Video)

In the first edition of my Colorado Avalanche prospect profile series, I’ll take a look at up-and-coming center Joey Hishon. Hometown: Stratford, Ontario Age: 22 ~Position: Center Height: 5-foot-10 ~Weight: 175 Shoots: Left Draft: 1st round, 17th overall in 2010 NHL Entry Draft   Strengths/Weaknesses + Speed, Hands, Playmaking Ability, Hockey IQ - Size, Strength, Durability Hishon...
June 25, 2014  |  Discuss

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