Why Nathan MacKinnon Will Score 30 Goals for the Avalanche Next Season

  The Colorado Avalanche haven’t had a 30-goal scorer in many moons. In fact, no player has hit the 30-goal milestone while playing in burgundy and blue since Joe Sakic and Milan Hejduk both broke the barrier in 2006-07. That season, Joe Sakic also reached 100 points, the last Avalanche player to hit triple digits in overall scoring. Scoring goals has gotten progressively harder...
Via BSN Denver
August 28, 2015  |  Discuss

NHL Draft Prospect Profile: Brock Boeser

  Get to Know Brock BoeserDate of Birth: 2/25/1997 Place of Birth: Burnsville, MN, USA Ht: 6’1″ Wt: 192 lbs Shoots: Right Position: Right Wing Team: Waterloo Black Hawks (USHL) Unlike some of the late risers in this year’s draft, Brock Boeser is a player who has been on the draftnik radar for years. Drafted 4th overall in the 2013 USHL Draft (behind fellow first round prospect...
Via BSN Denver
May 18, 2015  |  Discuss

Milan Hejduk Rides Off Into The Sunset

Avalanche Winger Calls It A Career
February 26, 2014  |  Discuss

Veteran Hejduk Announces Retirement by   Rob McGregor

Former Colorado winger Milan Hejduk has announced his retirement from hockey. The Czech winger spent 14 seasons with the Avalanche, playing in 1,020 games and scoring 375 goals and 805 points. Drafted by the Quebec Nordiques 87th overall in 1994, he was the only player to play 1,000 games in an Avalanche jersey since the franchise moved to Colorado. The [...]
Via The Hockey House
February 24, 2014  |  Discuss

Former Avs star Milan Hejduk announces retirement

Former Colorado Avalanche forward Milan Hejduk is retiring from the NHL. Hejduk, 38, played 14 seasons in the NHL, all with the Avalanche. The three-time Olympian and native of the Czech Republic scored 375 goals in 1,020 games and won a Stanley Cup in 2001. Only two Czech-born players have registered more points in NHL history: Jaromir Jagr and Patrik Elias. In a statement, Avalanche...
Via AP on Fox
February 24, 2014  |  Discuss

Milan Hejduk announces retirement after 14 seasons with Avalanche

Milan Hejduk announced his retirement Monday after after 14 NHL seasons with the Colorado Avalanche. “I was fortunate to play many years at this level with a great organization and unbelievable teammates,” said Hejduk.  “I realized my lifelong dream of not only playing in the NHL but winning a Stanley Cup.  My family and I are proud to call Denver home and are enjoying...
Via Sports-Glory
February 24, 2014  |  Discuss

Stastny Still Lacking RPM’s

Paul Stastny (2 G, 2 A, 4 SOG, +2) had his best game since, well, as long as I can remember last night with four points on four shots. Not since he last spent time centering the RPM line with Milan Hejduk and Ryan Smyth has he looked so good. When Stas burst onto the scene back in ’06 he convinced the fantasy hockey world that he’d be as good as gold posting 78 and 71 points...
Via Razzball Hockey
December 17, 2013  |  Discuss
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