Avs gets best of Stars again

Feb 15, 2015

Avs gets best of Stars again

Colorado has struggled to score pretty goals lately, so it got scrappy in an effort to turn around a disappointing season. Alex Tanguay had a goal and an assist, Semyon Varlamov stopped 24 shots and the Avalanche beat the Dallas Stars 4-1 on Saturday ...

Lightning top Avalanche

Jan 18, 2015

Lightning top Avalanche

The Tampa Bay Lightning didn’t have much time to dwell on giving up the tying goal late in the third period. Ryan Callahan scored in regulation and got the decisive goal in the shootout to lift Tampa Bay to a 3-2 victory over the ...

Ovechkin sets record as Caps win

Jan 13, 2015

Ovechkin sets record as Caps win

Alex Ovechkin has made a career out of scoring crucial goals for the Washington Capitals, and he did once more Monday. Ovechkin scored a tiebreaking power-play goal late in the second period to help the Washington Capitals beat the Colorado Avalanche 2-1. “I was ...

Brodeur gets 125th shutout

Dec 30, 2014

Brodeur gets 125th shutout

Martin Brodeur isn’t sure what his future holds with the St. Louis Blues, but he is enjoying the ride. Brodeur stopped all 16 shots he faced and recorded his NHL-record 125th shutout and 691st victory as the Blues beat the Colorado Avalanche 3-0 on ...

Ducks defensemen get offensive in win

Nov 3, 2014

Ducks defensemen get offensive in win

Defensemen Hampus Lindholm and Cam Fowler scored their first goals of the season 1:44 apart in the second period, and emergency starter Jason LaBarbera stopped 16 shots, lifting the Anaheim Ducks to a 3-2 win over the Colorado Avalanche on Sunday. Corey Perry also ...

Avalanche bury Canucks

Oct 25, 2014

Avalanche bury Canucks

Colorado’s best game of the season began with a goal for Vancouver just 10 seconds into the opening period. The Avalanche dominated the rest of the way. Jarome Iginla collected his first two goals for Colorado and had an assist, helping the Avalanche beat ...

Lightning rout visiting Habs

Oct 14, 2014

Lightning rout visiting Habs

Steven Stamkos was a little upset at himself after not scoring a goal in the first two games of the season. He took out his frustration on the Montreal Canadiens. Stamkos scored three times, defenseman Victor Hedman had a career-high four points and the ...

Wild even up first-round series with Avalanche

Apr 25, 2014

Wild even up first-round series with Avalanche

Charlie Coyle scored his third goal of the series for Minnesota, and the Wild dominated the Colorado Avalanche for the second straight game on their way to a 2-1 win Thursday night that evened the first-round matchup at two apiece. The Wild outshot the ...

Miller powers Blues past Avs

Mar 9, 2014

Miller powers Blues past Avs

Ryan Miller used his head with the game on the line. No, really, his head. Late in the game, the St. Louis goalie craned his neck into the air to block a shot, taking a puck square in the mask. Anything for a win, ...

Rookie sparks Avs in OT win

Mar 7, 2014

Rookie sparks Avs in OT win

Nathan MacKinnon had the puck in the final minute of overtime and each of the four opposing skaters stood passively and stared at the phenom. The sensational rookie took full advantage of the attention, breaking one of Wayne Gretzky’s records while helping his team ...

Avs destroy lowly Sabres

Feb 2, 2014

Avs destroy lowly Sabres

The Colorado Avalanche took a chance when they drafted Nathan MacKinnon first overall last June. The rookie is rewarding their faith with a stellar first season. MacKinnon had a goal and two assists, Jamie McGinn had two goals and an assist, and Colorado beat ...