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Ottawa Senators survive another OT to advance in NHL playoffs

Denver Post: All Things Avs (Jimmy Golen) — After five extra periods in four overtime games, the Ottawa Senators will get a chance to rest before meeting the New York Rangers in the second round of the NHL playoffs. They'll need it.
  • 16 hr 53 min ago

Senators beat Bruins 3-2 in OT, advance in playoffs

Denver Post (Jimmy Golen) — Clarke MacArthur scored a power-play goal 6:30 into overtime and the Ottawa Senators beat the Boston Bruins 3-2 on Sunday to win their first-round playoff series in six games.
  • 1 day 10 hr ago
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Kickin it with Kiz: You can forget about Broncos finishing better than 9-7 unless John Elway gets to work

Denver Post (Mark Kiszla) — OK, smart guy, how do you think the Broncos will finish in 2017?
  • 1 day 22 hr ago
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Oilers eliminate Sharks with 3-1 win in Game 6

Denver Post: All Things Avs (Josh Dubow) — After a more than a decade-long playoff drought in Edmonton, the Oilers are in no hurry to leave the NHL's postseason party.
  • 2 days ago
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Magus Paajarvi’s OT goal gives Blues 4-3 win to oust Wild in 5

Denver Post: All Things Avs (Dave Campbell) — Minnesota had the upper hand on St. Louis for most of this series, controlling the play for periods at a time.
  • 2 days ago
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Changes coming for Blackhawks after another 1st-round loss

Denver Post: All Things Avs (Joe Kay) — Coach Joel Quenneville will be back next season. Everything else is on the table for the Chicago Blackhawks.
  • 2 days ago
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Frei: Avalanche can make changes without cleaning house

Denver Post: All Things Avs (Terry Frei) — As noted before, the Avalanche apparently is sticking with general manager Joe Sakic and coach Jared Bednar in the wake of the worst regular-season performance (22-56-4) the NHL has seen since the...
  • 2 days ago
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Justin Williams the OT hero as Caps beat Leafs in Game 5

Denver Post (Stephen Whyno) — Justin Williams scored the overtime winner as the Washington Capitals beat the Toronto Maple Leafs 2-1 Friday night in Game 5 to take a 3-2 lead in their first-round series.
  • 3 days ago
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Nashville Predators beat Chicago Blackhawks, 4-1, to complete sweep

Denver Post: All Things Avs (Steve Megargee) — Roman Josi scored twice, Pekka Rinne had 30 saves and the Nashville Predators beat the Chicago Blackhawks 4-1 on Thursday night to complete a surprising sweep of the Western Conference's top seed.
  • 4 days ago
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Pittsburgh Penguins eliminate Columbus Blue Jackets with Game 5 win

Denver Post: All Things Avs (Will Graves) — Sidney Crosby and Scott Wilson scored 51 seconds apart in the third period, helping the Pittsburgh Penguins eliminate the Columbus Blue Jackets with a 5-2 win in Game 5 of their first-round series...
  • 4 days ago
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Kiszla: Avalanche GM Joe Sakic would be crazy to let another NHL team hire DU coach Jim Montgomery

Denver Post: All Things Avs (Mark Kiszla) — The man who should be the Avalanche’s next coach works a little more than six miles down the road from the NHL team’s arena in Denver. If general manager Joe Sakic lets Jim Montgomery get away, it...
  • 4 days ago
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Auston Matthews, Patrik Laine, Zach Werenski are Calder Trophy finalists

Denver Post: All Things Avs (Stephen Whyno) — Toronto Maple Leafs forward Auston Matthews, Columbus Blue Jackets defenseman Zach Werenski and Winnipeg Jets winger Patrik Laine are the finalists for the Calder Trophy for NHL rookie of the year.
  • 4 days ago
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How to stop a superstar is biggest challenge in NHL playoffs

Denver Post (Stephen Whyno) — Any time Connor McDavid, Alex Ovechkin or Sidney Crosby goes over the boards, everyone in the arena is watching and waiting for something special to happen.
  • 4 days ago
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Ottawa Senators beat Boston Bruins, take 3-1 lead in series

Denver Post: All Things Avs (Jimmy Golen) — Bobby Ryan scored early in the third period, Craig Anderson stopped 22 shots and the Ottawa Senators beat the Boston Bruins 1-0 on Wednesday night for a 3-1 lead in their first-round playoff...
  • 5 days ago
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Blue Jackets beat Penguins 5-4 to avoid sweep

Denver Post: All Things Avs (Mitch Stacy) — Columbus coach John Tortorella hates the kind of music his players often blare in the dressing room. Still, he really wanted them to be able to hear it again.
  • 6 days ago
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Preds beat Chicago 3-2, push Hawks to brink of elimination

Denver Post: All Things Avs (Teresa M. Walker) — Kevin Fiala scored on a backhander 16:44 into overtime, and the Nashville Predators rallied from a 2-0 deficit in the third period to push the Blackhawks to the brink of elimination with a 3-2...
  • 7 days ago
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Tip-in by Bobby Ryan lifts Senators over Bruins 4-3 in overtime

Denver Post: All Things Avs (Kyle Hightower) — Bobby Ryan scored on a tip-in on a power play 5:43 into overtime, and the Ottawa Senators recovered after giving up a three-goal lead to beat the Boston Bruins 4-3 Monday night to take a 2-1 lead...
  • 7 days ago
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Zack Kassian scores in 3rd, Oilers beat Sharks 1-0 in Game 3

Denver Post: All Things Avs (Josh Dubow) — Connor McDavid carried the Edmonton Oilers back to the playoffs after a decade-long drought. Now that they're in the postseason, it's Zack Kassian and Cam Talbot doing the heavy lifting.
  • 8 days ago
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Penguins beat Blue Jackets 5-4 in OT to take 3-0 series lead

Denver Post: All Things Avs (Mitch Stacy) — COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — With help from Sidney Crosby, Jake Guentzel and the defending champion Pittsburgh Penguins are on the verge of sweeping their opening playoff series against Columbus.
  • 8 days ago
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Pekka Rinne, Predators beat Blackhawks, 1-0, in Game 1

Denver Post: All Things Avs (Jay Cohen) — The Nashville Predators jumped in front of shots and got in the passing lanes for most of the night. On the precious few occasions that the Chicago Blackhawks found an open look, Pekka Rinne was...
  • 11 days ago
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Blog Articles

Ottawa Senators survive another OT to advance in NHL playoffs

Denver Post: All Things Avs (Jimmy Golen) — After five extra periods in four overtime games, the Ottawa Senators will get a chance to rest before meeting the New York Rangers in the second round of the NHL playoffs. They'll need it.
  • 16 hr 53 min ago

From the Rampage Desk: The Gelinas Effect

Mile High Hockey (earl06) — The beloved Rampage finished the 2016-17 season with a 27-42-7 record, which was bottom 3 in the AHL and last in the Western Conference as well as their own Pacific Division. Offensively they...
  • 18 hr 19 min ago

Draft Cupcakes: Nico Hischier

Mile High Hockey (Sandie Gauthier) — Nico Hischier’s stats. [ Elite Prospect ] Hischier welcomes break from hockey. [ Herald Sports ] Hischier preps for draft. [ IIHF ] Mooseheads’ star Nico Hischier ranked 2nd for NHL draft . [...
  • 22 hr 44 min ago

Senators beat Bruins 3-2 in OT, advance in playoffs

Denver Post (Jimmy Golen) — Clarke MacArthur scored a power-play goal 6:30 into overtime and the Ottawa Senators beat the Boston Bruins 3-2 on Sunday to win their first-round playoff series in six games.
  • 1 day 10 hr ago
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GDT: 2017 Stanley Cup Playoffs 4/23/17

Mile High Hockey (earl06) — Good afternoon sports fans. With another 3 eliminations last night we’re down to 10 teams and 2 first round series left to be decided. If we get a game 7 it will be on either Tuesday (TOR/WSH) or...
  • 1 day 16 hr ago

ECHL Kelly Cup: Eagles Punch Ticket To Round 2

Mile High Hockey (JJ Seaward) — The Eagles would close out the Idaho Steelheads in five games, and will now take on the defending champions, the Allen Americans. The Colorado Eagles were able to move onto the next round of the...
  • 1 day 18 hr ago

Kickin it with Kiz: You can forget about Broncos finishing better than 9-7 unless John Elway gets to work

Denver Post (Mark Kiszla) — OK, smart guy, how do you think the Broncos will finish in 2017?
  • 1 day 22 hr ago
  • Hits: 1

Oilers eliminate Sharks with 3-1 win in Game 6

Denver Post: All Things Avs (Josh Dubow) — After a more than a decade-long playoff drought in Edmonton, the Oilers are in no hurry to leave the NHL's postseason party.
  • 2 days ago
  • Hits: 1

Magus Paajarvi’s OT goal gives Blues 4-3 win to oust Wild in 5

Denver Post: All Things Avs (Dave Campbell) — Minnesota had the upper hand on St. Louis for most of this series, controlling the play for periods at a time.
  • 2 days ago
  • Hits: 1

Changes coming for Blackhawks after another 1st-round loss

Denver Post: All Things Avs (Joe Kay) — Coach Joel Quenneville will be back next season. Everything else is on the table for the Chicago Blackhawks.
  • 2 days ago
  • Hits: 1

Frei: Avalanche can make changes without cleaning house

Denver Post: All Things Avs (Terry Frei) — As noted before, the Avalanche apparently is sticking with general manager Joe Sakic and coach Jared Bednar in the wake of the worst regular-season performance (22-56-4) the NHL has seen since the...
  • 2 days ago
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World Juniors: Dhooge Wins In OT For USA In Overtime

Mile High Hockey (JJ Seaward) — USA would need extra time to be victorious over Sweden, punch their ticket to a date with Finland for the gold medal. After a close battle the game before, where we would see Finland defeat...
  • 2 days ago

World Juniors: Finland Edges Out Russia To Advance To Gold Medal Round

Mile High Hockey (JJ Seaward) — The defending champs had a close battle with Russia, where it would all be decided in another overtime game. Look to win the gold medal against USA or Sweden The defending champions are punching...
  • 2 days ago

GDT: 2017 Stanley Cup Playoffs 4/22/17

Mile High Hockey (earl06) — After a light but rockin’ schedule last night that saw part or all of 3 overtime periods, we return to a full slate of 3 games with the bonus that none are concurrent. All 3 are elimination games...
  • 2 days ago

ECHL Kelly Cup: Eagles Rally Back To Shock Steelheads

Mile High Hockey (JJ Seaward) — Eagles use huge third period to shock Idaho Steelheads After falling to a four goal deficit before the start of the third period, the Colorado Eagles would stormed back with 5 unanswered goals...
  • 3 days ago

Justin Williams the OT hero as Caps beat Leafs in Game 5

Denver Post (Stephen Whyno) — Justin Williams scored the overtime winner as the Washington Capitals beat the Toronto Maple Leafs 2-1 Friday night in Game 5 to take a 3-2 lead in their first-round series.
  • 3 days ago
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World Juniors: Czech Comeback Falls Short, Finland Advances

Mile High Hockey (JJ Seaward) — The Czech Republic would tie the comeback record of the IIHF, but it would not be enough as Finland would be able to get the best of them in overtime. The defending gold medal champions had a...
  • 3 days ago

GDT: 2017 Stanley Cup Playoffs 4/21/17

Mile High Hockey (earl06) — And then there were 13... Last night, Columbus and Chicago joined Calgary looking for tee times. Tonight Boston could be the 4th team eliminated and Toronto & Washington play a crucial game 5...
  • 3 days ago

ECHL Kelly Cup: Eagles Look To Increase Series Lead Over Steelheads

Mile High Hockey (JJ Seaward) — After taking the series lead in game 2, the Eagles look to be only one win away from advancing to the Second round After taking the 2-1 series lead this weekend, the Colorado Eagles will look to...
  • 3 days ago

World Juniors: Russia Edges Out Host Country Slovakia

Mile High Hockey (JJ Seaward) — Host country Slovakia puts up a battle, but ultimately falls to Russia It was nice while it lasted for the host country Slovakia, as they were ousted by the always difficult Russians last night...
  • 3 days ago