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Barberio has found new life for his career in an Avalanche uniform

Before making his way to Colorado earlier in the 2017 season, defenseman Mark Barberio was struggling to make his mark in Montreal, as he bounced from waiver to waiver to the AHL. Now, after being picked up by the Avalanche midway through the season, he’s finding new life in his professional career as he’s moved into a key defensive role for his new team. “That’s the way...
Via Mile High Sports
20 days ago

Avalanche’s Mark Barberio: From odd man out at Montreal, to top pairing with Colorado

Seven weeks ago, defenseman Mark Barberio was playing in his hometown, Montreal. The Canadiens, the market’s marquee pro franchise, drawing far more interest than football’s Alouettes and soccer’s Impact, were destined to make the playoffs this spring and seek to win the Stanley Cup for the 25th time. “It was really special,” Barberio, now with the Avalanche, said Wednesday...
Via The Denver Post
March 22, 2017

WATCH: Barberio Post-Game 2.14.17

Interview with Mark Barberio after the Colorado Avalanche at New Jersey Devils.
Via YouTube
February 14, 2017  |  Discuss

WATCH: Avs Post Game Barberio 2.7.17

Interview with Mark Barberio after the Colorado Avalanche vs. Montreal Canadiens.
Via YouTube
February 08, 2017  |  Discuss

Avalanche claim Mark Barberio off of waivers from the Canadiens

The Colorado Avalanche have made a minor move to address their blueline on Thursday, claiming defenseman Mark Barberio off of waivers for the Montreal Canadiens. In a corresponding move, the team has placed defenseman Eric Gelinas on waivers. Barberio has played in 26 games for the Habs this season, registering four assists and a plus-1 rating. The 26-year-old has played in 159 career...
Via Mile High Sports
February 02, 2017

Avalanche claims defenseman Mark Barberio on waivers from Montreal

The Avalanche, mired in a 4-24-2 skid in its past 30 games, Thursday claimed defenseman Mark Barberio on waivers from the Montreal Canadiens. Barberio, 26, has no goals and four assists and is a plus-1 in 26 games with the Canadiens this season, averaging 15:07 of ice time. He is a 6-foot-1, 207-pound left shot who was Tampa Bay’s fifth pick in the 2008 draft, after his second...
Via The Denver Post
February 02, 2017

The Montreal Canadiens lose Mark Barberio on waivers to the Colorado Avalanche

Hoping he’d clear and return to play a key role in the AHL, the Habs have lost a serviceable defenceman from the organization. Mark Barberio was placed on waivers by the Montreal Canadiens at noon on Wednesday to make room for some injured defencemen to come back. The plan was to re-assign him to the AHL affiliate in St. John’s, but instead he was claimed by the Colorado Avalanche...
Via Eyes On The Prize
February 02, 2017

Lightning re-sign defenseman Mark Barberio to 1-year deal

TAMPA, Fla. -- The Tampa Bay Lightning re-signed defenseman Mark Barberio to a one-year, one-way contract, the team announced Friday night. The 24-year-old native of Montreal, Quebec, had five goals and 10 points in 49 games for Tampa Bay during the 2013-14 season. He ranked tied for fourth in the NHL among rookie defenseman with a plus-10 rating. Barberio has played in 51 NHL games...
Via Fox Sports Florida
June 27, 2014  |  Discuss

Barberio's 2 goals lift Lightning past Canes, into 1st-place tie

Mark Barberio scored his first two career goals and the Tampa Bay Lightning beat the Carolina Hurricanes 5-3 on Sunday to move into a tie for first place in the Atlantic Division. Ondrej Palat had a goal and two assists, and he and Barberio scored 1:23 apart during the Lightning's three-goal first period that also included a goal from Nikita Kucherov. Teddy Purcell also scored...
Via Associated Press
January 19, 2014  |  Discuss

Mark Barberio scores first career goals as Lightning top Hurricanes

RALEIGH, N.C. (AP) -- Mark Barberio can finally get a haircut. The Tampa Bay defenseman scored his first two career goals, and the Lightning beat the Carolina Hurricanes 5-3 on Sunday to move into a tie for first place in the Atlantic Division. Barberio promised himself as a minor leaguer two years ago that he wouldn't cut his hair until he made it to the NHL and scored there. Now...
Via Fox Sports Florida
January 19, 2014  |  Discuss

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