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5 Breakout NHL Players to Watch this Year

Emily Cornelius | Posted 10.21.2014 | Sports
Emily Cornelius

A new hockey season is a wonderful thing - it provides a blank slate for all players new and old alike. Players like Steve Stamkos of the Tampa Bay L...

WATCH: Skier Survives Avalanche, Scares The Hell Out Of Everybody

The Huffington Post | Matt Ferner | Posted 01.25.2014 | Green

A Colorado backcountry skier survived an avalanche that he accidentally triggered on Saturday and captured the whole thing on his helmet-mounted camer...

Avalanche Top Blackhawks 3-2 In OT

AP | MATT CARLSON | Posted 01.23.2014 | Chicago

CHICAGO (AP) — Tyson Barrie and the Avalanche keep finding ways to win as they move up in the Western Conference. The defenseman scored his second ...

Avs Goalie's Girlfriend Claims He Attacked Her

AP | Posted 01.25.2014 | Sports

DENVER (AP) — Prosecutors filed a misdemeanor assault charge Friday against Colorado Avalanche goalie Semyon Varlamov (var-LAH'-mawf) after his girl...

Avalanche Beat Blackhawks 5-1

AP | Posted 01.25.2014 | Chicago

DENVER (AP) — Semyon Varlamov stopped 36 shots, Paul Stastny had a goal and an assist, and the Colorado Avalanche beat the Chicago Blackhawks 5-1 on...

Wings Hand Coach Roy His First Loss

AP | PAT GRAHAM | Posted 10.18.2013 | Detroit

DENVER -- DENVER (AP) — Jonas Gustavsson stopped just about everything, including the Colorado Avalanche's six-game winning streak. The backup goal...

WATCH: Brutal Hit From Behind Brings Out Stretcher

Posted 10.17.2013 | Sports

Detroit Red Wings defenseman Niklas Kronwall was removed from the ice on a stretcher after Colorado Avalanche forward Cody McLeod slammed him into the...

Avalanche Coach Fined For Outburst

AP | PAT GRAHAM | Posted 10.03.2013 | Sports

ENGLEWOOD, Colo. -- ENGLEWOOD, Colo. (AP) — Patrick Roy says he has been fined $10,000 by the NHL on Thursday for his emotional outburst the night b...

WATCH: NHL Coaches Go At It In Season Opener

AP | PAT GRAHAM | Posted 10.03.2013 | Sports

DENVER -- DENVER (AP) — Shortly after the final horn, an irate Patrick Roy screamed at the Anaheim Ducks through the glass partition separating the ...

And The First Pick Is..

AP | DAN GELSTON | Posted 08.30.2013 | Sports

NEWARK, N.J. — Nathan MacKinnon and Sidney Crosby now share more than a hometown. They've both been No. 1 picks in the NHL draft....

Who Will Go No. 1?

AP | DAN GELSTON | Posted 08.30.2013 | Sports

The Colorado Avalanche own the top pick in the NHL draft and a whole lot of options. Nathan MacKinnon and Seth Jones. Jonathan Drouin and Aleksander ...

Quadron Debuts With R&B Flavored Album

AP | MESFIN FEKADU | Posted 08.06.2013 | Black Voices

-- Quadron, "Avalanche" (Epic Records/Vested in Culture) Coco O.'s soft and dreamy tone over the R&B-flavored beat on "Sea Salt" is enough to make y...

Tsunamis of Sound

Eric J. Heller | Posted 07.13.2013 | Science
Eric J. Heller

If you could see sound traveling, you'd soon notice other waves coming at you with long wavelengths: like ocean swell 100 feet or 1000 feet from crest to crest, or like tsunami waves, miles from crest to crest. These are the "tsunamis of sound," hugely long waves.

FIRED

AP | PAT GRAHAM | Posted 04.28.2013 | Sports

DENVER -- Colorado Avalanche coach Joe Sacco was fired on Sunday after the team missed the playoffs for the third straight season. The Avs never got ...

Wings Withstand Avalanche

AP | LARRY LAGE | Posted 04.02.2013 | Detroit

DETROIT -- Damien Brunner ended his 15-game scoring drought and Jimmy Howard made a late save to help the Detroit Red Wings hold off the Colorado Aval...

Blackhawks Beat Avalanche 5-2

AP | PAT GRAHAM | Posted 03.19.2013 | Chicago

DENVER -- Ray Emery stopped 17 shots to remain unbeaten this season, Patrick Kane had a goal and two assists, and Chicago held off Colorado 5-2 on Mon...

FIVE STRAIGHT!

AP | DENNIS GEORGATOS | Posted 03.11.2013 | Denver

DENVER -- Matt Duchene scored his second goal of the night just as time was about to expire in overtime, lifting the Colorado Avalanche over the San J...

IT'S OVER

AP | ARNIE STAPLETON | Posted 05.08.2013 | Sports

DENVER — The best start in NHL history is over. The Chicago Blackhawks finally left the ice without a point. The Blackhawks were stunned 6-2 by...

Blackhawks Extend Streaks In Thrilling Fashion

AP | MATT CARLSON | Posted 05.06.2013 | Sports

CHICAGO — Daniel Carcillo scored the tiebreaking goal with 49.3 seconds left in regulation and the Chicago Blackhawks won their 11th consecutive...

Colorado Can't Beat Howard, Wings Hold On For The Win

AP | NOAH TRISTER | Posted 03.06.2013 | Detroit

DETROIT -- Niklas Kronwall scored in the second period thanks to a fluky bounce, and the Detroit Red Wings held on to beat the Colorado Avalanche 2-1 ...

NHL Rookie Takes Huge Hit

Posted 02.21.2013 | Sports

St. Louis rookie Vladimir Tarasenko was left dazed on the ice after getting blindsided by Avalanche center Mark Olver on Wednesday night. Tarasenk...

NHL Referee Gets Nailed By Puck

Posted 02.05.2013 | Sports

An NHL official was in the wrong place at the wrong time during the Avalanche-Stars game on Monday night. Just a few minutes into the first period,...

WATCH: Avs End Season With Disappointing Loss

AP | PAT GRAHAM | Posted 04.08.2012 | Denver

DENVER -- Backup Anders Lindback stopped 34 shots before leaving early in the final period after a collision and Patric Hornqvist scored his team-lead...

Avs Playoff Hopes End

AP | PAT GRAHAM | Posted 04.06.2012 | Denver

DENVER -- Cam Atkinson scored three goals and Steve Mason stopped 35 shots, helping the Columbus Blue Jackets put an end to Colorado's postseason aspi...

WATCH: Playoff-Seeking Avs Stopped In Overtime

AP | PAT GRAHAM | Posted 03.25.2012 | Denver

DENVER -- Chris Higgins had two goals, including the winner at 1:40 of overtime, and Vancouver rallied to beat the Colorado Avalanche 3-2 on Saturday ...