The Good, the Bad, and the Ugly from the past week with the Colorado Avalanche

  The Colorado Avalanche gutted their way through another intense week battling to attain, and maintain, a playoff spot. Review the highs and lows of the past week with the current round of the Good, the Bad and the Ugly. THE GOOD 1. Winning their last four games in a row propelled the Colorado Avalanche to fourth place in the Central Division and moved them ahead of the Minnesota...
Via BSN Denver
17 days ago  |  Discuss

Avalanche-Sharks Preview

San Jose has been impressive offensively during a nine-game point streak. Extending it in a matchup with the streaking Colorado Avalanche might prove difficult. The Avalanche try for a season-high fifth straight win in the second game of a three-game road trip Tuesday night, while the Sharks conclude a span of six of seven at home having finally developed some confidence in their...
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17 days ago  |  Discuss

Varlamov, penalty killing secure Avalanche a 3-1 win over Dallas

  WHERE/WHEN January 23, 2016 Game 49 American Airlines Center Dallas, TX HIGHLIGHTS GAME RUNDOWN  For 19 minutes, the Dallas Stars outworked the Avalanche. Colorado looked very much like a team that had gone to a shoot out the night before. Avs goaltender Semyon Varlamov earned every bit of his $6 million contract by keeping the Stars off the board. As the clock wound down, Nick...
Via BSN Denver
19 days ago  |  Discuss

2 short-handed goals help Avalanche beat Stars 3-1

DALLAS (AP) Carl Soderberg and Gabriel Landeskog each scored a short-handed goal, and the Colorado Avalanche beat the Dallas Stars 3-1 on Saturday night for their fourth consecutive victory. Semyon Varlamov made 42 saves for the Avalanche, outshot 43-15. Mikhail Grigorenko added Colorado's final goal with 5:51 remaining. Jason Demers scored for the Stars, who fell to 2-6-2 in their...
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19 days ago  |  Discuss

Colorado's Soderberg stepping out as Avalanche start rolling

When the Boston Bruins signed Carl Soderberg from the top Swedish hockey league in 2013, the hope was that he would flourish as a top forward in Boston. But Soderberg did not pan out in two full seasons with the Bruins. Although he totaled over 40 points in each of those two seasons, Soderberg was an inconsistent player, and with the Bruins tight on cap space, it was difficult to...
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21 days ago  |  Discuss

Coors Light Stadium Series tickets winner announced

Tweet +1 Like Share Pin Reddit Even though it’s still more than a month away, one of the hottest tickets in town is the NHL Stadium Series game between the Colorado Avalanche...
Via Mile High Sports
23 days ago  |  Discuss

Avs Game 47 Grades – Scotch and Soderberg, Please

The Avalanche played a great road game before sitting back a bit too much in the third period, but were still able to hold off the Winnipeg Jets for an important 2-1 victory. How did each player perform?  Let’s find out… Tyson Barrie (B) – Like most of the team, Barrie was really good in the first two periods, and he was really active down low in the offensive zone.  He...
Via BSN Denver
24 days ago  |  Discuss

Soderberg's goal, assist lift Avalanche over Jets 2-1

WINNIPEG, Manitoba (AP) Carl Soderberg had a goal and an assist to help the Colorado Avalanche defeat the Winnipeg Jets 2-1 on Monday night. Jarome Iginla scored his 13th of the season and Semyon Varlamov made 36 saves for Colorado. Joel Armia scored his second NHL goal for Winnipeg, and Connor Hellebuyck stopped 31 shots. The Jets again failed in an attempt to win a third straight...
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24 days ago  |  Discuss

The Good, the Bad, and the Ugly for the past week with the Colorado Avalanche

All statistics referenced were accurate as of Tuesday morning. THE GOOD 1. Forward Nathan MacKinnon scored a hat trick for the Colorado Avalanche Monday night, his second in the past year. Seeing MacKinnon getting back on the boards is a great post-Christmas gift. Seeing him ring up three scores brings hope for more scoring in the New Year. 2. Center Carl Soderberg’s play continues...
Via BSN Denver
December 30, 2015  |  Discuss

Avs Game 37 Grades – Soderberg’s Best Game Yet

The Avalanche struggled at even strength, but were dominant on the power play, scoring 4 goals with the man advantage on their way to a 6-3 victory over the San Jose Sharks. How did each player perform?  Let’s find out… Tyson Barrie (D) – Was not a fan of his game tonight.  He looked tired, and wasn’t moving his feet a whole lot.  When he’s not moving his feet, he gets...
Via BSN Denver
December 29, 2015  |  Discuss

Special Teams Triumph, Avalanche Beat Sharks 6-3

  WHERE/WHEN December 28, 2015 Game 37 SAP Center San Jose, California HIGHLIGHTS One night after losing a third period lead to the Arizona Coyotes, the Avalanche scored a pair of third period goals to bury the Sharks in San Jose. The Avalanche hit a number of milestones tonight, breaking a multi-year losing streak in San Jose, scoring 4 power play goals for the first time...
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December 29, 2015  |  Discuss

MacKinnon gets hat trick, Avalanche beat Sharks 6-3

SAN JOSE, Calif. (AP) Nathan MacKinnon scored twice on power plays and added an empty-net goal, Carl Soderberg and Blake Comeau also scored on power plays and the Colorado Avalanche beat the Sharks 6-3 on Monday night to end a 13-game losing streak in San Jose. Matt Duchene also scored, and the Avalanche won their fourth straight on the road to improve to 6-1-1 over their last...
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December 29, 2015  |  Discuss

The Good, the Bad, and the Ugly from the past week with the Colorado Avalanche

  THE GOOD 1. Don’t look now, but the Avalanche defeated three tough division foes in the past week. Three. Including the Minnesota Wild. They owna 6-2 record against Central Division teams, the toughest division in the NHL, and have won five of their last seven games. 2. The resurgence of goalie Semyon Varlamov ushers ushers in a world of hope. Varlamov tallied four wins and...
Via BSN Denver
December 14, 2015  |  Discuss

Blues outshoot Avalanche by 25 but lose 3-1

ST. LOUIS -- Jack Skille and John Mitchell scored in the first period and Semyon Varlamov made a season-high 42 saves to lead the Colorado Avalanche to a 3-1 win over the St. Louis Blues on Sunday.Carl Soderberg added an empty-net goal with 22 seconds remaining to seal Colorado's fifth win in seven games.Varlamov stopped the first 36 shots until Vladimir Tarasenko spoiled his shutout...
Via AP on Fox
December 13, 2015  |  Discuss

Colorado Avalanche Mailbag: Soderberg, Wild rivalry, and Casey ranks sweaters

It’s time for another edition of the Avalanche Mailbag! We got some charmingly-phrased questions about the team’s recent pair of games against the Minnesota Wild, but I regret to inform you all that we need to keep things PG-13 rated. Everyone’s got an opinion about the budding rivalry between the Wild and the Avalanche, and as such I discuss it a bit in this week’s mailbag...
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December 08, 2015  |  Discuss

The Roy Report: Scoring, defense, goaltending and preparing for a win streak

Welcome to the Roy Report! Every Wednesday, Avalanche head coach Patrick Roy peels back the curtain on the team during an in-depth radio interview on FM 104.3 The Fan. Even if you missed it, BSN Denver has your back, providing both a recap and analysis to keep you up to speed. 1. Play of the Week – Matt Duchene’s goal – his 13th – against New Jersey Devils goaltender Cory...
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December 02, 2015  |  Discuss

Bruins Fall To Avalanche 3-2 in Carl Soderberg’s Return to Boston

Boston Bruins left wing Brad Marchand, left, and Colorado Avalanche defenseman Brandon Gormley, right, skate after the puck during the second period of an NHL hockey game in Boston, Thursday, Nov. 12, 2015. (Mandatory Credit: Photo via Charles Krupa) In a game that featured two teams aiming to get back into the hunt in the Boston Bruins and Colorado Avalanche, fireworks...
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November 13, 2015  |  Discuss

Avalanche Roundtable: Soderberg’s usage, Agozzino’s hot start, Rantanen’s demotion

  The Avalanche lost to Carolina but had a strong defensive effort. Do you take any solace in knowing they outplayed a bad team or do the results matter more to you at this point? Cheryl: I was happy to see a strong defensive effort. We’ve no doubt that this team can score goals. Now we’ve seen (even if it was against a less talented squad) that the Avs can actually play a...
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October 23, 2015  |  Discuss

Soderberg: ‘Can’t say anything bad’ about Bruins after trade to Avs

Carl Soderberg was one of several Boston Bruins players to leave town this past offseason, joining the Colorado Avalanche via trade on the eve of the 2015 NHL Draft. He did not have to wait long to face his former team. The Avalanche host the Bruins on Wednesday, setting up an early-season reunion for both Soderberg and fellow ex-Bruin Jarome Iginla. “It’s is going to be...
October 14, 2015  |  Discuss

Five Colorado Avalanche members facing the most pressure this season

A week into training camp the Colorado Avalanche will lace up the skates against their first opponent. Tomorrow night the Avs will play the Ducks at the Pepsi Center. After a disappointing 2014-15 campaign this offseason was a busy one for executive vice president Joe Sakic. Ryan O’Reilly was shipped to Buffalo and Carl Soderberg was brought in to replaced him. Sakic used the offseason...
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September 21, 2015  |  Discuss

Loui Eriksson ‘Of Course’ Was Sad To See Carl Soderberg Leave Bruins

BOSTON — The Bruins broke up their potent Swedish connection this July when they shipped Carl Soderberg to Colorado. Loui Eriksson, Soderberg’s linemate for much of last season, was sad to see his fellow countryman go. “Of course,” Eriksson said Friday after completing his first on-ice practice of Bruins training camp. “We had some really good games together, and he...
September 18, 2015  |  Discuss

2015-16 Central Division Preview: Colorado Avalanche

2014-15 record: 39-31-12 (90 points) 7th place in the Central Division, 11th place in the Western Conference Goals For: 219 Goals Against: 227 Power Play: 15.0% (29) Penalty Kill: 84.6% (5) Team Faceoff Pct: 50.8% (14) Key Offseason Moves 2015 Top Draft Pick: Round 1 – Pick 10 – F Mikko Rantanen Additions: Carl Soderberg, […] The post 2015-16 Central Division Preview: Colorado...
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August 31, 2015  |  Discuss

Stanley Cup Odds 2015-16: Ducks, Blackhawks Among Championship Favorites

The Boston Bruins missed the playoffs for the first time since 2006-07 last season and made a number of personnel moves this summer as a result. The club’s offseason rebuild hasn’t helped their odds to win the Stanley Cup, which sit back at 20/1 at sportsbooks monitored by Boston opened as a 16/1 NHL futures bet for 2015/16 in June but has since parted ways with...
August 26, 2015  |  Discuss

Signing with the Avalanche was easy for Soderberg

When Carl Soderberg was traded to the Colorado Avalanche this offseason, the Avalanche were quickly able to sign the 29-year-old forward.It turns out, according to the Denver Post, Soderberg didn't really want to have to deal with being a free agent, and he was more than happy to quickly sign his five-year, $23.75 million deal.“I was waiting for Boston to come back to me,” Soderberg...
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July 28, 2015  |  Discuss

Carl Soderberg happy to be joining Avalanche

29-year-old NHL centerman Carl Soderberg, who was acquired from the Boston Bruins on June 25 for a sixth round pick, is happy to have an opportunity to contribute in Colorado. With the Avs trading Ryan O’Reilly to the Buffalo Sabres in late June, Soderberg will be looked upon to produce similar results. Due to salary cap issues, Soderberg was one of the causalities let go by Boston...
Via Mile High Sports
July 27, 2015  |  Discuss
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