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Colorado Avalanche finally sign Ryan O’Reilly

The Colorado Avalanche were finally able to lock up their man, and not a moment too soon. Colorado Avalanche front office personnel Joe Sakic, Greg Sherman and Patrick Roy were ready to head into arbitration with their forward, Ryan O’Reilly, where the next contract for him would be decided. It was then that the two sides finally decided that they could come to an agreement without...
July 24, 2014  |  Discuss

Talbot's SH goal lifts Avalanche over Oilers 4-2

Maxime Talbot broke a second-period tie with a short-handed goal, and Semyon Varlamov stopped 27 shots, leading the Colorado Avalanche to a 4-2 win over the Edmonton Oilers on Thursday night. Tyson Barrie, Ryan O'Reilly and Matt Duchene also scored for the Avalanche, who bounced back from an 8-2 loss to the Oilers two weeks ago in Edmonton. Taylor Hall and Ryan Nugent-Hopkins...
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December 20, 2013  |  Discuss

Talbot plays key role as Avalanche get better of Flames

Maxime Talbot scored the tying goal and set up the go-ahead score 54 seconds later in the second period to propel the Colorado Avalanche to a 3-2 win over the Calgary Flames on Friday. Colorado tied the game 1-1 by capitalizing on a mistake by Calgary goaltender Karri Ramo, who had played superb until that point. Ramo was playing the puck behind the net, and his soft backhand pass...
Via AP on Fox
December 07, 2013  |  Discuss

Maxime Talbot bolsters Colorado's penalty kill

The Colorado Avalanche must be looking toward postseason play.Why else would the team move Steve Downie, a rugged winger who filled a scoring line role, for penalty killer Maxime Talbot?“Talbot has won a Stanley Cup with Pittsburgh,” Avalanche coach Patrick Roy told the Denver Post. “He's a great penalty killer. We feel that he's going to (add) a lot of depth to our...
Via Fox - The Hockey Guy
October 31, 2013  |  Discuss

Avs acquire Talbot from Flyers

Pardon Maxime Talbot if he's a little bit overwhelmed right now. He has a baby on the way and a new system to learn being traded for the first time in his NHL career. The Colorado Avalanche acquired the veteran forward from the Philadelphia Flyers on Thursday in exchange for Steve Downie. Talbot is expected to be in Dallas when the Avs face the Stars on Friday night. The move...
Via AP on Fox
October 31, 2013  |  Discuss

Flyers Deal Max Talbot for Steve Downie

With the 29th overall pick in the 2006 draft, the Flyers selected a young winger named Steve Downie. 7 years later, he’s back in Philadelphia. Downie, now 26-years old, was dealt by the Colorada Avalanche to the Flyers today for Max Talbot. This was Talbot’s 3rd season for the Flyers, including the lockout-shortened 2012-13 season. Talbot played a distinct role on the Flyers...
Via Fightin For Philly
October 31, 2013  |  Discuss

Max Talbot Blogs About Injury in French, Here’s the Translated Version

After a gruesome injury in the Flyers’ 2-1 win over the Rangers last Thursday, Max Talbot skated off the ice while Flyers fans held their breath. However, it seems he was lucky — or just very good at instincually protecting himself. As Talbot explains, he shockingly did not  suffer a concussion, and only missed time to recover from a messed up nose and some muscle aches. You...
Via Fightin For Philly
October 27, 2013  |  Discuss

Video- Vinny Lecavalier And Maxime Talbot Go At It

You be the judge, did Lecavalier throw a late punch?  
Via Kukla's Korner
February 05, 2013  |  Discuss

Max Talbot shoots puck out of the air with arrow in ‘Assassin’s Creed III’ promo (video)

In what sadly qualifies as an NHL-related “highlight video” in this tragic wasteland that features a dearth of actual hockey videos due to the lockout, here’s Philadelphia Flyers center Max Talbot, wearing a black hoodie and armed with a bow and a quiver of arrows, shooting a puck out of the air with a bow [...]
Via Sportress of Blogitude
October 03, 2012  |  Discuss

Talbot Hit Clean Says PA Parenteau

Uniondale, NY -- During last night’s game PA Parenteau was called for a hit to the head on Maxime Talbot late in the first period. After the game Parenteau said that it was a clean hit and not a hit to the head, “No, absolutely not,” Parenteau responded when asked if he hit Talbot in the head. “I was low, hit shoulder to shoulder, I finished my arm high, maybe that’s...
Via Islanders Hockey Blog
November 24, 2011  |  Discuss
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