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Name: Mile High Hockey: An SB Nation Blog For Colorado Avalanche Fans
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Date Added: 2007-09-20 19:39:34
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Bergeron, Kopitar, Toews get Selke nods
No real surprises here, but it's going to be tough picking a winner. The NHL announced its nominees for the Selke award. It's going to be hard to pick the winner from this bunch. From the NHL Press Release: NEW YORK -- Patrice Bergeron of the Boston Bruins, Anze Kopitar of the Los Angeles Kings and Jonathan Toews of the...

Game 4 Preview: Avalanche at Wild
Because 3-1 and 2-2 are really, really different. Part of what makes the playoffs so fun is that every playoff series is filled with compelling narratives for the fans.  Is any two goal lead safe between Pittsburgh and Columbus?  Do the Blues and Hawks know that games are designed t...

The Colorado Avalanche: News from around the NHL - April 24th, 2014
EJ is not a fan or Cooke. He raised the question that many fans have been asking: does Cooke belong in the NHL? But Cooke crossed the line, the league ruled, by sticking out his knee...

Cooke gets 7 games for knee on Barrie
After much deliberation, the Department of Player Safety made its ruling. Avalanche fans certainly are unhappy. Wild fans have a range of reactions. The fact of the matter is that a seven-game suspension for a knee-on-knee during the playoffs is reasonable. Here are some things to consider. First, it's the playoffs. Fair or not, pla...

2014 Playoffs: Wednesday Night Open Thread
Another off night, another slate of thrilling hockey matches on the NBC family of networks. Lookie here, two WC games at decent hours! 7:00pm ET - PIT @ CLB on NBCSN, PIT leads series 2-1 8:00pm ET - ANA @ DAL on CNBC, ANA leads series 2-1 9:30pm ET - STL @ CHI on NBCSN, STL leads series 2-1 * * * * * Just for kicks, let's try no...

Avalanche vs. Wild, 2014 Playoffs Round 1 Game 3
The boys in burgundy head to the Twin Cities for Game 3. Questions still remain... Game 2 in Denver was just... I'm not gonna li...

Hishon will play in Game 4
It's actually happening, folks! Patrick Roy has announced that Joey Hishon will play in Game 4 against the Minnesota Wild on Thursday night. He'll be on the fourth line with Paul Carey Brad Malone and Patrick Bordeleau.* He will also get power play time. His first NHL game is in the playoffs, folks. Let that sink in. #...

MacKinnon voted finalist for Calder trophy
"OMG! No way!" said no one. Everyone knew that Nathan MacKinnon was a lock for being a finalist in Calder Trophy voting. Most consider him a lock for the award itself. Anyone who's watched more than a handful of Avalanche games and looks at more than just stats couldn't possibly argue that notion. From the NHL press release: NEW YOR...

The Colorado Avalanche: News from around the NHL - April 23rd, 2014
Don Cherry does not like the hit on Matt Cooke. Don Cherry says he can’t justify the hit Matt Cooke laid on Colorado’s Tyson Barrie during Monday’s playoff game between the Avalance and Minnesota Wild. Cooke, who too...

2014 Playoffs: Tuesday Night Open Thread
For those that need something to take their minds off last night's horror show, the NHL has these tremendous offerings to salve your wounds: 7:00pm ET TBL @ MON on NHLN, Tampa is the first team facing elimination this year. Bonne chance! 7:30pm ET BOS @ det on NBCSN, series tied 1-1 8:00pm ET NYR @ PHI on CNBC, series tied 1-1...

Joey Hishon recalled from Lake Erie
Who can't be happy for the guy? It's been a long, painful process for Joey Hishon, not just physically, but emotionally. The first round pick (17th overall) of the Avalanche in the 2010 draft looked to be on top of the world until a cheap, dirty "I didn't mean to do that" elbow to the head left him concussed and bleeding on the...

Ryan O'Reilly finalist for Lady Byng the surprise of no one It's been made official. Ryan O'Reilly is a finalist for the Lady Byng Trophy. The funny thing is that O'Reilly doesn't want to win it. He says it makes him look soft. Oh, Radar. You so silly. From the NHL press release: NEW YORK (April 22, 2014) -- Forwards Patrick Marleau of the San Jose Sharks, Ryan O'Reilly ...

Speculation: Who will be the 6th Defenseman?
With our beloved Tyson "Clutch" Barrie out for the foreseeable future, someone needs to step into the lineup in a difficult situation and be reliable at worst and something special at best. Our remaining uninjured Ds on the roster are Ryan Wilson & Stefan Elliott with Karl Stollery & Duncan Siemens doing the Black Ace program in Cleveland. Ryan Wilson: 6...

The Colorado Avalanche: News from around the NHL - April 21st, 2014
Does the NHL stop caring about player safety during the playoffs? No, the most graphic was Chicago defenceman Brent Seabrook’s launch with his shoulder pad into the head of St. Louis captain David...

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