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Ryan Wilson Returns To Lineup vs. Chicago

It had been a long road in recovery for Avalanche defenseman Ryan Wilson. After missing the first four games of the season with a knee injury he suffered in training camp, Wilson was 10 games into his 2013-14 campaign when the injury bug struck again. The d-man injured his back Nov. 6 against Nashville on what appeared to be a normal hit along the boards. Wilson missed the next...
Via Pro Sports Daily
December 28, 2013  |  Discuss

Jan Hejda, Ryan Wilson slated to return to Avs' blue line Saturday

The Avalanche, losers of three of its last four games, will get some defensive reinforcements back in a few days. Jan Hejda and Ryan Wilson both will likely return Saturday against the Minnesota Wild, coach Patrick Roy said Wednesday. In the meantime, the Avs travel to Winnipeg, Manitoba, for a game Thursday against the Central Division Jets. Roy said Semyon Varlamov will start...
Via Pro Sports Daily
December 11, 2013  |  Discuss

Ryan Wilson, Alex Tanguay appear closer to coming off IR

Defenseman Ryan Wilson and winger Alex Tanguay were the only Colorado Avalanche players to skate Monday before the entire team made its annual visit to Children's Hospital in Aurora. Wilson and Tanguay, both on injured reserve, skated hard under the guidance of assistant coaches Tim Army and Adam Foote. Wilson is recovery from a back injury, but he shot the puck so hard he shattered...
Via Pro Sports Daily
December 02, 2013  |  Discuss

Avs' Ryan Wilson hit with more bad luck

Ryan Wilson's injury-plagued NHL career has taken another unfortunate turn. The Avalanche defenseman, who missed much of last season because of ankle injuries and most of training camp and the early part of this season because of a knee injury, will now be lost to a back injury. Avalanche coach Patrick Roy said Wilson will be out a minimum of two weeks with the latest injury...
Via Pro Sports Daily
November 09, 2013  |  Discuss

Avalanche defenseman Ryan Wilson hurts back against Predators

The Colorado Avalanche battled back last night against the Nashville Predators after falling behind by two goals, but ultimately lost the game and in the process had their six game winning streak snapped. It also appears they may have lost their defenseman Ryan Wilson to an injury. Colorado’s head coach Patrick Roy told reporters afterward that it looked as though Wilson may have...
Via Sports Injury Alert
November 07, 2013  |  Discuss

WATCH: Erik Johnson pranks Ryan Wilson during live interview

Colorado Avalanche defenseman Ryan Wilson was giving a fairly traditional interview as his team battled the Carolina Hurricanes, but things took an interesting turn when one of his teammates decided to play a little joke on him. Erik Johnson, another defenseman for the Avs, used his stick to interfere with the interview.    Prepare for a sentence loaded with innuendo. Johnson...
Via Awful Announcing
October 26, 2013  |  Discuss

Avalanche defenseman Erik Johnson pets Ryan Wilson with stick during live interview (Video)

Colorado Avalanche defenseman Erik Johnson briefly interrupted a live bench interview being conducted with teammate Ryan Wilson by petting Wilson's face with his stick during the second period of Friday night's game in Denver. After a quick laugh, Wilson proved himself as the consummate professional and continued the interview despite Johnson's attempted distractions...
Via Holdout Sports
October 26, 2013  |  Discuss

Now healthy, Colorado Avalanche defenseman Ryan Wilson waits for chance to get back in lineup

Ryan Wilson was considered a top-four Avalanche defenseman at the start of the season, leading the club in plus-minus and serving as its premier hitter from the back end.
Via Denver Post
February 10, 2012  |  Discuss

Avs' Ryan Wilson off IR, but doubtful for Blackhawks game

 Avalanche defenseman Ryan Wilson was activated from injured reserve today and will be available when the team begins a consecutive-game road trip Friday at the Chicago Blackhawks.
Via Denver Post
January 05, 2012  |  Discuss

Colorado Avalanche's Ryan Wilson back on the ice for morning skate

Ryan Wilson participated in the morning skate Tuesday, the first on-ice activity for the hard-nosed Avalanche defenseman since he suffered a head injury Dec. 6 at Vancouver.
Via Denver Post
December 28, 2011  |  Discuss
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