Avs Fall In Preseason Game At Wild

Our young lineup couldn’t handle the experience of Minnesota’s lineup. Avs Fall In Preseason Game At WildThe Colorado Avalanche fell 7-0 to the Minnesota Wild in the club's second preseason game on Saturday night at Xcel Energy Center in St. Paul, Minnesota.The Avalanche went 5-for-6 on the penalty kill and could not convert on three power-play opportunities. Goaltender Philipp Grubauer was between the...

Grubauer to Start Second Avalanche Preseason Game

You'll get your first glimpse at Grubi in burgundy & blue! Grubauer to Start Second Avalanche Preseason GameThe Colorado Avalanche will get its first look at Philipp Grubauer on Saturday as the team's new goaltender will get the start at the Minnesota Wild in the Avs' second preseason game of the new campaign."It's going to be exciting, first time strapping on an (Avalanche) jersey," Grubauer said followi...

Nemeth, Zadorov Return As Full Participants At Practice

It was awesome to have two defensemen back! Nemeth, Zadorov Return As Full Participants At PracticeCENTENNIAL, Colo.--With the first exhibition game of the 2018-19 season in the books, the Colorado Avalanche got back to work at practice on Thursday.The 45-player roster was split into two groups and each unit practiced for 75 minutes with the session split between the two sheets of ice at Family S...

Avs Close Training Camp Before First Preseason Game

We. Are. Ready. Avs Close Training Camp Before First Preseason GameCENTENNIAL, Colo.--After four long days of energetic practices and demanding skate tests, the 2018-19 Colorado Avalanche training camp is complete.The team wrapped up camp with its fourth day in a row of practices at Family Sports Center. The day once again saw the roster split in half with each gro...

Getting To Know: Ian Cole

A veteran presence on our blue line. Getting To Know: Ian ColeDefenseman Ian Cole is in his first season with the Colorado Avalanche after signing a three-year contract with the club on July 1 as a free agent. He spent last season with the Columbus Blue Jackets and Pittsburgh Penguins, joining Columbus at the NHL Trade Deadline on Feb. 26.Cole was picked by th...

Avs Take Part in Second Skating Test at Camp

This year, Training Camp is more grueling. But it'll pay off during the season. Avs Take Part in Second Skating Test at CampThe pace at Colorado Avalanche training camp hasn't slowed down after three days of on-ice practices."My impression from what I've seen in all the tests on the ice, I think guys are in really good shape," said Avalanche defenseman Patrik Nemeth. "I think the test results have been

Getting To Know: Philipp Grubauer

Our newest netminder. Getting To Know: Philipp GrubauerPhilipp Grubauer is entering his first season with the Colorado Avalanche after he was acquired in a trade with the Washington Capitals on June 22.The 6-foot-1, 191-pound goaltender was chosen by the Capitals in the fourth round (112th overall) of the 2010 NHL Draft and made his NHL debut with the t...