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Avalanche Look To Bounce Back For 2016 Season

View image | gettyimages.com It was a disappointing 2014-15 season for the Colorado Avalanche. After finishing first in the Central Division with 112 points the year before, Colorado dropped all the way to last this season. Their record, 39-31-12, was still respectable but it is far off from the 52 wins the year before. The question with this team is, was last year an aberration...
Via Beyond The Benches
5 days ago  |  Discuss

Calgary Flames’ Offensive Depth Shines, Team Buries Colorado Avalanche 3-2

Markus Granlund #60 of the Calgary Flames skates against Tyson Barrie #4 of the Colorado Avalanche at Scotiabank Saddledome on March 23, 2015 in Calgary, Alberta, Canada. (Mandatory Credit: Gerry Thomas/NHLI via Getty Images) The Calgary Flames took down the Colorado Avalanche 3-2 at the Scotiabank Saddledome on March 24th, giving themselves a much-needed cushion in the standings...
Via The Sports Journal
25 days ago  |  Discuss

Avs hold off the Flames for big win

Alex Tanguay and Tyson Barrie each provided two-point efforts and the Colorado Avalanche beat the Calgary Flames 3-2 in a tight matchup between teams battling for position in the Western Conference playoff race. Semyon Varlamov stayed scorching hot by stopping 29 shots in his fifth consecutive victory. The 26-year-old netminder has a 1.00 goals-against average with a .968 save percentage...
Via Mile High Sports
March 16, 2015  |  Discuss

Effort buys the Avs a free pass

Sitting with a record of 26-24-11 on Feb. 25 seemed improbable when the season started for the Colorado Avalanche, but here we are. Patrick Roy’s second season behind the bench has been nothing short of disappointing. After winning the Central Division last season, Roy’s young squad now occupies the basement. Colorado’s only hope of making the playoffs is to complete the daunting...
Via Mile High Sports
February 26, 2015  |  Discuss

MacKinnon tops Avs’ three stars of the week

With every game weighing increasingly more significant, the Colorado Avalanche managed to win three out four games – including impressive victories over the Chicago Blackhawks and the Tampa Bay Lightning – in the week ending on Feb. 22. The Avs also beat the Arizona Coyotes and dropped a home game to the Los Angeles Kings. It was an important bounce back week for the Avs, who...
Via Mile High Sports
February 24, 2015  |  Discuss

Tampa Bay Lightning at Colorado Avalanche game preview

TV: SUN SPORTS TIME: GAME COVERAGE BEGINS AT 6:30 PM The Tampa Bay Lightning will try to keep their potent attack on full display when they conclude their five-game western road trip Sunday night. Another offensive outburst could also give the Lightning enough to record their first road win against the Colorado Avalanche in over a decade. Tampa Bay (37-18-6), averaging a league-best...
Via AP on Fox
February 22, 2015  |  Discuss

Barrie's pair of goals leads Avalanche past Blackhawks

  Tyson Barrie had two goals and an assist, Gabriel Landeskog scored for the fifth straight game, and the Colorado Avalanche beat the Chicago Blackhawks 4-1 on Friday night. Colorado used a pair of costly interference penalties on Chicago to win for just the third time in its last eight games. Brad Stuart added his second goal of the season when goaltender Corey Crawford badly misplayed...
Via AP on Fox
February 20, 2015  |  Discuss

Barrie leads Avalanche past Blackhawks 4-1

CHICAGO (AP) Tyson Barrie had two goals and an assist, Gabriel Landeskog scored for the fifth straight game, and the Colorado Avalanche beat the Chicago Blackhawks 4-1 on Friday night. Colorado used a pair of costly interference penalties on Chicago to win for just the third time in its last eight games. Brad Stuart added his second goal of the season when goaltender Corey Crawford...
Via AP on Fox
February 20, 2015  |  Discuss

Colorado Avalanche: Winnipeg trade impact

The first major domino on the trade front in the NHL came tumbling down today, and the Colorado Avalanche were left on the outside looking in as their division rival, the Winnipeg Jets, bolstered their roster for a postseason run. Since the divisons were realigned a year ago, placing the Jets and Avalanche in the Central Division, the Avalanche have had struggled with Winnipeg,...
Via isportsweb.com
February 11, 2015  |  Discuss

Avs’ studs and duds of the week

The Colorado Avalanche played four games in the first week of February, but only managed to win one of them and earn just two out of eight available points. After making a miraculous comeback and beating the Dallas Stars in a shootout, the Avalanche were shutout in two straight game by the Detroit Red Wings and the Minnesota Wild before wrapping up their road trip with a 5-3 loss...
Via Mile High Sports
February 09, 2015  |  Discuss

Avalanche drop third straight

On the second night of a back-to-back set on the road, the Colorado Avalanche lost to the Winnipeg Jets 5-3 in a lackluster performance. Dustin Byfuglien led the way with three points (one goal, two assists) in the winning effort. By failing to convert on three power play chances, the Avalanche (22-21-11) extended their drought to 28 straight power plays without a goal. The loss...
Via Mile High Sports
February 09, 2015  |  Discuss

Barrie (hip) out Thursday night

Following the Colorado Avalanche morning skate on Thursday, head coach Patrick Roy announced that Tyson Barrie has a hip flexor injury and will be forced to miss Thursday night’s matchup with the Detroit Red Wings. “Barrie won’t play tonight. He has a hip flexor,” head coach Patrick Roy said. Barrie leads the Avalanche with 25 assists and has 30 points in 51 games on the...
Via Mile High Sports
February 06, 2015  |  Discuss

Talbot, Barrie help Avs rally past Stars in shootout

DALLAS (AP) -- Maxime Talbot's first-ever shootout attempt earned Colorado an important point in a battle of playoff-chasing teams. Talbot scored the winner in the 11th round of the shootout after Tyson Barrie tied it in the final minute of regulation, and the Avalanche rallied to beat the Dallas Stars 3-2 Tuesday night. The Avalanche were down 2-0 in the third period in a matchup...
Via AP on Fox
February 04, 2015  |  Discuss

Talbot, Barrie help Avs rally past Stars in shootout

DALLAS (AP) -- Maxime Talbot's first-ever shootout attempt earned Colorado an important point in a battle of playoff-chasing teams. Talbot scored the winner in the 11th round of the shootout after Tyson Barrie tied it in the final minute of regulation, and the Avalanche rallied to beat the Dallas Stars 3-2 Tuesday night. The Avalanche were down 2-0 in the third period in a matchup...
Via Fox Sports Southwest
February 04, 2015  |  Discuss

Talbot, Barrie help Avalanche rally past Stars in 11-round shootout

  Maxime Talbot scored the winner in the 11th round of the shootout after Tyson Barrie tied it in the final minute of regulation, and the Colorado Avalanche rallied to beat the Dallas Stars 3-2 Tuesday night. The Avalanche were down 2-0 in the third period in a matchup of teams that started the night one point apart in the Central Division and trying to climb into the playoff picture...
Via AP on Fox
February 03, 2015  |  Discuss

Tanguay, Iginla, and Barrie earn Avs’ three stars

Alex Tanguay, Jarome Iginla, and Tyson Barrie earned the Colorado Avalanche ‘s three stars for the week ending on Jan. 18 as the club managed a 1-1-2 record in the first four games of its current five-game road trip. The Avs lost to the Washington Capitals in regulation, fell to the Carolina Hurricanes in a shootout, beat the Florida Panthers, and were edged by the Tampa Bay Lightning...
Via Mile High Sports
January 19, 2015  |  Discuss

Panthers allow two third-period goals in loss to Avalanche

SUNRISE, Fla. (AP) -- Nick Holden scored the go-ahead goal in the third period to lift the Colorado Avalanche over the Florida Panthers 4-2 on Thursday night. Tyson Barrie had a goal and an assist, and Gabriel Landeskog and Jarome Iginla also scored for Colorado. Semyon Varlamov made 30 saves for the Avalanche, who won for the first time in three games. Aaron Ekblad and Aleksander...
Via Fox Sports Florida
January 15, 2015  |  Discuss

Holden's goal in 3rd period gives Avs lead over Panthers for good

  Nick Holden scored the go-ahead goal in the third period to lift the Colorado Avalanche over the Florida Panthers 4-2 on Thursday night. Tyson Barrie had a goal and an assist, and Gabriel Landeskog and Jarome Iginla also scored for Colorado. Semyon Varlamov made 30 saves for the Avalanche, who won for the first time in three games. Aaron Ekblad and Aleksander Barkov scored for...
Via AP on Fox
January 15, 2015  |  Discuss

An unexpected player emerged for the Avalanche

The Colorado Avalanche were busy with four games in seven days last week – splitting the contests with a 2-2-0 record. The club started the week with a 3-0 shutout loss at the hands of the Blues in St. Louis, but bounced back at home to beat the Philadelphia Flyers 4-3 in overtime, then snuck out a 2-1 shootout win over the Edmonton Oilers, and finally dropped the last contest...
Via Mile High Sports
January 06, 2015  |  Discuss

Flyers add Rick Pracey, amateur scout, to staff

  View image | gettyimages.com The Philadelphia Flyers have added former Colorado Avalanche scout Rick Pracey to their staff. Pracey will assume the role amateur scout. Pracey had been the director of scouting for the Avalanche. This may seem like a minor move by the organization but the reality is, it's a very good one. Pracey is responsible for drafting some very good...
Via Flyerdelphia
December 16, 2014  |  Discuss

Avalanche three stars of the week

The Colorado Avalanche won two of three contests in the week ending on Nov. 16 – which was the first week that they have been over .500 this season – including two consecutive third period comebacks. They started the week by taking a 6-0 beating at the hands of the New York Islanders, but bounced back with come from behind victories over the New York Rangers and New Jersey Devils...
Via Mile High Sports
November 18, 2014  |  Discuss

Avalanche rumored to host future outdoor game

            The Winter Classic, the NHL’s annual New Year’s Day cash cow, isn’t going away any time soon and will likely only grow in size and spectacle. Unfortunately for Denver, they won’t be getting the NHL’s favorite day. With that in mind, the NHL is looking towards the future in terms of teams and host cities for other...
Via Sports-Glory
November 14, 2014  |  Discuss

Avalanche comeback to defeat Rangers in shootout

The Colorado Avalanche came from behind in the third period to defeat the New York Rangers 4-3 in a shotoout on Thursday night in Madison Square Garden. It was just the second road win of the season for the Avalanche (5-8-5), who bounced back from a 6-0 beat down at the hands of the New York Islanders on Tuesday. Daniel Briere was back in action against the Rangers (7-6-3) after...
Via Mile High Sports
November 14, 2014  |  Discuss

It’s time to start panicking about the Avalanche

That’s it; it’s time to throw in the towel and hit the abort button on the 2014-15 season for the Colorado Avalanche. Forget contending for the division or worrying about playoff seeding; it’s time to start pondering how high of a draft pick the Avs can land. Lets put a fork in this one because it’s done. All right, that might be an overreaction (and a lot of idioms), but...
Via Mile High Sports
November 06, 2014  |  Discuss

Dustin Byfuglien flattens Tyson Barrie with monster check (GIF)

Winnipeg Jets forward Dustin Byfuglien flattened Colorado Avalanche defenseman Tyson Barrie with a monster check into the corner boards during Sunday night's game at the MTS Centre.Byfuglien then immediately followed it up with a takedown of Avalanche center John Mitchell when he tried to stick up for his teammate.Byfuglien was credited with eight hits in the game, more than anyone...
Via Holdout Sports
October 27, 2014  |  Discuss
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