Blues and Avalanche rivalry

Rivalry Between the St. Louis Blues and the Colorado Avalanche

There have been some criticisms of the 24-team playoff format the NHL has approved  for the 2020 Stanley Cup Playoffs. Instead of the traditional...
Ray Bourque

Today in Hockey History: Colorado Avalanche Ray Bourque Oldest Cup Final Scorer

During the NHL’s hiatus, we at the Last Word on Hockey are going to look back at each date’s historical significance to the game....
NHL Rumours

NHL Rumours: New Jersey Devils, Detroit Red Wings, Colorado Avalanche, and NHL Schedule

Another week in the books, and there is good news on the horizon as the NHL is inching closer to returning to the ice...
NHL comic captions

Colorado Avalanche 2019-20 Season Comic Captions

Have you ever looked at a sports photo and thought of a funny caption? We have, and here’s a collection of some. If you...
Vladislav Namestnikov

Colorado Avalanche Should Keep Vladislav Namestnikov

The Colorado Avalanche made an interesting move when they acquired Vladislav Namestnikov earlier this year. The 27-year-old was coming off a successful stretch with...
Colorado Avalanche draft

Colorado Avalanche Biggest Draft Boom and Bust since 2000

Welcome to Last Word’s Draft Boom and Bust series. As the 2020 NHL Entry Draft approaches, we decided to examine each team’s best and...
Justus Annunen

Colorado Avalanche Sign Justus Annunen

The Colorado Avalanche have signed goaltender Justus Annunen to a three-year, entry-level contract. The deal will take Annunen through 2022-23. Hockey is still suspended...
Hall of Fame

Hall of Fame Players in Central Division

The Central Division is home to seven teams and four Stanley Cups since 2010. Despite that, just three players are worthy of a call to the hall of fame.
Ray Bourque

Today in Hockey History: Colorado Avalanche Joe Sakic Sets Playoff OT Goal Mark

During the NHL’s hiatus, we at the Last Word on Hockey are going to look back at each date’s historical significance to the game....
Pavel Francouz

Colorado Avalanche Pavel Francouz Will Challenge for Starting Job

The Colorado Avalanche have a goaltending controversy on their hands. They acquired Pavel Francouz intending to make him a backup but the 29-year-old Czech...