Avalanche’s Valeri Nichushkin is having himself a playoffs — and earning himself a payday

Avalanche's Valeri Nichushkin is having himself a playoffs — and earning himself a payday

DENVER — Ask his coach, Jared Bednar, and Valeri Nichushkin is “built for this time of year.” Ask his teammates, like Cale Makar, and Nichushkin is a “train for us,” the “full package.” Josh Manson calls him “amazing.” Andrew Cogliano calls him “an absolute horse.” Colorado Avalanche players and coaches have long known how valuable …

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STANLEY CUP FINAL: Avalanche have more work to do up 2-0 against Lightning

STANLEY CUP FINAL: Avalanche have more work to do up 2-0 against Lightning

DENVER (KDVR) — The Colorado Avalanche are two wins away from hoisting the most coveted trophy in the National Hockey League – Lord Stanley’s Cup. But the team knows there is still more work to be done. Up 2-0 to the reigning back-to-back Stanley Cup champs, the Avs played one of their best games in …

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Avalanche vs. Lightning score Stanley Cup Final Game 3: Tampa routs Colorado, 6-2, at home

Avalanche vs.  Lightning score Stanley Cup Final Game 3: Tampa routs Colorado, 6-2, at home

In a game that the Tampa Bay Lightning needed to win, the team’s offense showed up in a big way. The Lightning scored four times in the second period to defeat the Colorado Avalanche, 6-2, in Game 3 of the Stanley Cup Final. Five different players registered two-point performances to pace a Lightning offense that …

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The Red Wings Need to Explore a Potential Jakob Chychrun Trade

The Red Wings Need to Explore a Potential Jakob Chychrun Trade

The Detroit Red Wings currently have a lot of young defenseman on their roster. Between Moritz Seider, Simon Edvinsson, Gustav Lindstrom, Filip Hronek, they are not lacking players. However, what they are lacking is two top four left-handed defenseman. The Detroit Red Wings drafted Simon Edvinsson in last year’s 2021 NHL entry draft under the …

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We can’t unsee this image of Sidney Crosby passing the Stanley Cup to Alex Ovechkin

We can't unsee this image of Sidney Crosby passing the Stanley Cup to Alex Ovechkin

You’ve likely seen it by now if you’ve watched this year’s Stanley Cup Final. The NHL created a commercial showing a star player of one championship team giving the Stanley Cup to a star of a different championship team. Entitled “Handoff,” the ad appears to try and honor the history of the game while adding …

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