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Stanley Cup Fever Returns to Denver

By Dave Bruning Stanley Cup fever has engulfed Denver, like an Avalanche barreling down one of Colorado’s majestic ski slopes.  There is nothing like playoff hockey, and after a prolonged absence, the quest for the Cup has returned to Denver. Head coach Patrick Roy has led the Avalanche on an unexpected and wild ride back… read more

St. Patrick Navigates the Avalanche

By Dave Bruning I passionately remember the classic Avalanche-Red Wings hockey match of 1997.  It was reminiscent of an epic title fight between two great champions.  This incredible game culminated with Patrick Roy of the Avalanche dropping his gloves and engaging fellow Detroit goaltender Mike Vernon in a rare, but extremely entertaining fight between goalies. … read more