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How Nick Holden Can Help the Rangers

Nick Holden was one of the New York Rangers’ small additions this offseason, coming over in a trade that saw New York send a fourth-round-pick in 2017 to the Colorado Avalanche. It still isn’t clear where he fits in at the moment, as they still have several internal questions to answer, but from an organizational standpoint, Holden fills a need for New York, as the team lost...
Via The Hockey Writers
14 days ago

Colorado Avalanche ship defenseman Nick Holden to the New York Rangers

Tweet +1 Like Share Pin Reddit The Colorado Avalanche weren’t just focused on the NHL Entry Draft this weekend.  General manager Joe Sakic also took the time to do a little...
Via Mile High Sports
June 26, 2016

Rangers acquire defenseman Nick Holden from Avalanche

NEW YORK (AP) The New York Rangers have acquired defenseman Nick Holden from the Colorado Avalanche for a fourth-round pick in the 2017 draft. The 29-year-old Holden had six goals and 16 assists and 24 penalty minutes this past season. Holden was second on Colorado in hits and ranked fourth in average ice time this past season. In addition, he was one of five players on Colorado...
Via Associated Press
June 25, 2016  |  Discuss

Avalanche Trade Nick Holden to New York Rangers

Craig Custance from ESPN is reporting that the Avs have traded defenseman Nick Holden to the Rangers for a 4th round pick in 2017. Not quite the 3rd rounder we need but it'll do. Holden's tenure with Avs zig-zagged around from healthy scratch on his arrival to spot duty at wing to revelation in the 2nd half of his first year. From there it was a solid yet unspectacular 14-15 campaign...
Via Mile High Hockey
June 25, 2016

Holden’s game-winner lifts the Avs over Panthers

Nick Holden provided the game-winning goal in the third period as the Colorado Avalanche beat the Florida Panthers 4-2 on Friday night in Sunrise, FL. The Panthers (20-13-9) registered a 4-3 overtime win over the Avalanche (19-17-9) in the only other meeting between the two clubs this season on Oct. 21 in Denver. The Avalanche improved to 1-1-1 on their current five-game road trip...
Via Mile High Sports
January 16, 2015  |  Discuss

Holden moving to offense due to poor play and injuries

Colorado Avalanche coach Patrick Roy announced on Wednesday that he will be moving Nick Holden up from defense to forward. The Avs still have nine players sidelined with injuries, forcing coach Roy to get creative with his lineup. “It’s not an easy stretch for him right now,” coach Roy said. “He did not have the start we were expecting and with the situation with our forwards...
Via Mile High Sports
December 03, 2014  |  Discuss

Lightning falter in third period in loss to Avalanche

DENVER (AP) -- Nick Holden scored two goals, Ryan O'Reilly had a goal and an assist and the Colorado Avalanche rallied to beat the Tampa Bay Lightning 6-3 on Sunday night. Semyon Varlamov stopped 31 shots and Erik Johnson and Tyson Barrie also scored for the Avalanche, who have won two straight. Johnson scored the go-ahead goal at 16:05 of the third when he pinched in to steal the...
Via Fox Sports Florida
March 02, 2014  |  Discuss

Holden scores twice to lift Avalanche over Predators

The Colorado Avalanche and goalie Semyon Varlamov are playing so well this season that they're even winning in Music City. Nick Holden scored two goals and had an assist and the Avalanche held off the Nashville Predators 5-4 Saturday night for their fourth straight victory. Jan Hejda, Gabriel Landeskog and Matt Duchene each scored a goal for Colorado, which is 8-1-1 over its past...
Via Associated Press
January 19, 2014  |  Discuss

Holden scores twice, Avalanche beat Predators 5-4

Nick Holden scored two goals and had an assist and the Colorado Avalanche held off the Nashville Predators 5-4 Saturday night for their fourth straight victory. Jan Hejda, Gabriel Landeskog and Matt Duchene each scored a goal for Colorado, which is 8-1-1 over its past 10 games. The Avalanche earned their first win in Nashville since Jan. 6, 2009, ending a 0-6-1 skid. Goalie Semyon...
Via Associated Press
January 18, 2014  |  Discuss

Cousin of Avalanche’s Nick Holden holds up sign about how the two use to bathe together (pic)

Awk—–ward. That’s about the only word that can be used to explain the above sign that Colorado Avalanche defenseman Nick Holden was greeted with as his team faced the Edmonton Oilers on Thursday night at Rexall Place. Holden has only had a few short stints on NHL rosters during his young career (five games in […]The post Cousin of Avalanche’s Nick Holden holds up sign about...
Via Sportress of Blogitude
December 06, 2013  |  Discuss

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