27-9-2019 Team captain meets with Travis Barron
Team captain Gabriel Landeskog called a short meeting with Travis Barron after practice today to discuss some issues that have affected his play. I have to take the brunt of this, said Travis Barron as he left the ice. My play has not been up to snuff and if I'm not contributing more, I have to work harder.

26-9-2019 Andrei Mironov frustrated
Colorado Avalanche defenseman Andrei Mironov feels frustrated about his position in the organization. He feels he's good enough to be a regular player for the team and wonders why the organization still considers him a minor league player.

A native of Russia, Andrei Mironov was originally drafted to the NHL by the Colorado Avalanche in the 4th round of the 2015 entry draft. He has appeared in 89 NHL games during his career, notching 0 goals and adding 7 assists along with 14 penalty minutes. The 25 year old defenseman has played 7 games with the Colorado Avalanche this season, totalling 0+0=0 with 0 PIM.


25-9-2019 Weekly team report
Who's hot

Nathan MacKinnon is looking good with 5 points in 3 games last week. Erik Johnson is looking good with 4 points in 3 games last week. Mikko Rantanen is looking good with 4 points in 3 games last week. Travis Barron is looking steady with 3 points in 3 games last week. Cody Goloubef is looking steady with 3 points in 3 games last week. Nico Hischier is looking good with 6 points in 3 games last week.

Who's cold

Mikhail Grigorenko has lost his sights and is now 6 games without a goal. Cameron Morrison has lost his sights and is now 7 games without a goal. Adam Werner hasn't got a chance to start in the last five games. Thomas Vanek has lost his sights and is now 7 games without a goal.

Trainer's room

No injuries at the moment.



18-9-2019 Weekly team report
Who's hot

Gabriel Landeskog is looking good with a 4 game point scoring streak with 2 game goalstreak.

Who's cold

Calvin Pickard has been chilly and allowed 10 goals in 2 games.

Trainer's room

No injuries at the moment.



17-9-2019 Calvin Pickard frustrated
Colorado Avalanche goaltender Calvin Pickard feels frustrated about his position in the organization. He feels he's good enough to be a franchise player for the team and wonders why the organization still considers him a core player.

A native of Canada, Calvin Pickard was originally drafted to the NHL by the Colorado Avalanche in the 2nd round of the 2010 entry draft. He has appeared in 243 NHL games during his career, booking 15 career shutouts and allowing 624 goals. The 27 year old goaltender has played 4 games with the Colorado Avalanche this season, allowing 14 goals on 98 while booking 0 shutouts.


11-9-2019 Weekly team report
Who's hot

Nathan MacKinnon is looking good with 3 points in 2 games last week. Jesse Puljujarvi is looking good with 3 points in 2 games last week.

Who's cold

No-one is especially cold at the moment.

Trainer's room

No injuries at the moment.



5-9-2019 Mat Clark frustrated
Colorado Avalanche defenseman Mat Clark feels frustrated about his position in the organization. He feels he's good enough to be a regular player for the team and wonders why the organization still considers him a minor league player.

A native of USA, Mat Clark was originally drafted to the NHL by the Anaheim Ducks in the 2nd round of the 2009 entry draft. He has appeared in 9 NHL games during his career, notching 0 goals and adding 1 assists along with 6 penalty minutes. The 28 year old defenseman is expecting a good season for the team.


4-9-2019 Weekly team report
Who's hot

No-one is especially hot at the moment.

Who's cold

No-one is especially cold at the moment.

Trainer's room

No injuries at the moment.



29-6-2019 J.T. Compher frustrated
Colorado Avalanche right wing J.T. Compher feels frustrated about his position in the organization. He feels he's good enough to be a regular player for the team and wonders why the organization still considers him a minor league player.

A native of USA, J.T. Compher was originally drafted to the NHL by the Buffalo Sabres in the 2nd round of the 2013 entry draft. He has not yet played at NHL level. The 24 year old right wing is waiting for a good start this season.


29-6-2019 Samuel Henley frustrated
Colorado Avalanche right wing Samuel Henley feels frustrated about his position in the organization. He feels he's good enough to be a regular player for the team and wonders why the organization still considers him a minor league player.

A native of Canada, Samuel Henley, was originally signed as a free agent to the NHL. He has not yet played at NHL level. The 25 year old right wing is waiting for a good start this season.


30-6-2019 Training camp preview
Colorado Avalanche will arrange the annual training camp starting on September 14th. Players reporting to the training camp with either Colorado Avalanche and Hershey Bears:
- Seth Griffith R
- Joe Colborne C
- Ville Pokka D
- Roy Radke R
- Gabriel Landeskog L
- Rocco Grimaldi R
- Mikhail Grigorenko C
- Nathan MacKinnon C
- Erik Johnson D
- Nikita Zadorov D
- Calvin Pickard G
- J.T. Compher R
- Mikko Rantanen R
- Anton Lindholm D
- Sergei Boikov D
- Julien Nantel R
- Mat Clark D
- Samuel Henley R
- Maximilian Pajpach G
- A.J. Greer L
- Ben Storm L
- Gustav Olhaver C
- Nicolas Meloche D
- Andrei Mironov D
- Wilhelm Westlund D
- Cameron Morrison L
- Adam Werner G
- Travis Barron L
- Cody Goloubef D
- Andrej Sekera D
- Bogdan Yakimov C
- Jesse Puljujarvi R
- Thomas Vanek R
- Charlie Lindgren G
- Casey Cizikas L
- Jim O'Brien C
- Matt O'Connor G
- Kael Mouillierat L
- Zach Pochiro C
- James Mullin C
- Martin Marincin D
- Erik Gudbranson D
- Alex Friesen C
- Nate Schmidt D
- Ryan Bourque L
- Jonathon Blum D
- Ryan Wilson D
- David Mcintyre C
- Antoine Crete-Belzile D
- Nico Hischier L

Players reporting out of shape:
- Ville Pokka D
- Roy Radke R
- Mikhail Grigorenko C
- Calvin Pickard G
- Sergei Boikov D
- Nicolas Meloche D
- Cameron Morrison L
- Cody Goloubef D
- Bogdan Yakimov C
- Kael Mouillierat L
- James Mullin C

Players reporting in good shape:
- Rocco Grimaldi R
- Mikko Rantanen R
- Mat Clark D
- Maximilian Pajpach G
- Ben Storm L
- Wilhelm Westlund D
- Casey Cizikas L
- Zach Pochiro C
- Alex Friesen C
- Ryan Bourque L
- Antoine Crete-Belzile D


25-6-2019 Calvin Pickard frustrated
Colorado Avalanche goaltender Calvin Pickard feels frustrated about his position in the organization. He feels he's good enough to be a franchise player for the team and wonders why the organization still considers him a core player.

A native of Canada, Calvin Pickard was originally drafted to the NHL by the Colorado Avalanche in the 2nd round of the 2010 entry draft. He has appeared in 239 NHL games during his career, booking 15 career shutouts and allowing 610 goals. The 27 year old goaltender is waiting for a good start this season.


24-6-2019 Options to be confirmed tomorrow
The following players' contract options need to be confirmed tomorrow:


23-6-2019 Contracts expiring !
The following players' contracts are going to expire in one week:
-Seth Griffith (Colorado Avalanche) RFA, needs qualifying offer
-Roy Radke (Hershey Bears) RFA, needs qualifying offer
-Rocco Grimaldi (Hershey Bears) RFA, needs qualifying offer
-Mikhail Grigorenko (Colorado Avalanche) RFA, needs qualifying offer
-Nikita Zadorov (Colorado Avalanche) RFA, needs qualifying offer
-J.T. Compher (Hershey Bears) RFA, needs qualifying offer
-Mikko Rantanen (Colorado Avalanche) RFA, needs qualifying offer
-Anton Lindholm (Hershey Bears) RFA, needs qualifying offer
-Sergei Boikov (Hershey Bears) RFA, needs qualifying offer
-Julien Nantel (Hershey Bears) RFA, needs qualifying offer
-Samuel Henley (Hershey Bears) RFA, needs qualifying offer
-A.J. Greer (Hershey Bears) RFA, needs qualifying offer
-Ben Storm (Hershey Bears) RFA, needs qualifying offer
-Jesse Puljujarvi (Colorado Avalanche) RFA, needs qualifying offer
-Thomas Vanek (Colorado Avalanche) UFA
-Charlie Lindgren (Hershey Bears) RFA, needs qualifying offer
-Casey Cizikas (Colorado Avalanche) RFA, needs qualifying offer
-Jim O'Brien (Colorado Avalanche) RFA, needs qualifying offer
-Matt O'Connor (Hershey Bears) RFA, needs qualifying offer
-Kael Mouillierat (Hershey Bears) RFA, needs qualifying offer
-James Mullin (Hershey Bears) RFA, needs qualifying offer
-Martin Marincin (Hershey Bears) RFA, needs qualifying offer
-Alex Friesen (Hershey Bears) RFA, needs qualifying offer
-Nate Schmidt (Hershey Bears) RFA, needs qualifying offer
-Ryan Bourque (Hershey Bears) RFA, needs qualifying offer
-Jonathon Blum (Hershey Bears) RFA, needs qualifying offer
-Ryan Wilson (Hershey Bears) UFA
-David Mcintyre (Hershey Bears) UFA


23-6-2019 Contracts expiring !
The following staff members' contracts are going to expire in one week:


20-6-2019 Anton Lindholm frustrated
Colorado Avalanche defenseman Anton Lindholm feels frustrated about his position in the organization. He feels he's good enough to be a regular player for the team and wonders why the organization still considers him a minor league player.

A native of Sweden, Anton Lindholm was originally drafted to the NHL by the Colorado Avalanche in the 5th round of the 2014 entry draft. He has not yet played at NHL level. The 24 year old defenseman has not yet played for the Colorado Avalanche this season. He has played 82 games with the Hershey Bears this season, totalling 6+11=17 with 32 PIM.


20-6-2019 Board decreases player budget for next season
The board of owners have decided to decrease the player budget for next season with $5 000 000 because the budget has been oversized compared to actual salaries.

20-6-2019 Board collects bonuses
The board of owners has collected $53 900 000 profit from the team to shareholders.

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