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Bolt from the blueline: Avs rookie Makar off to flying start

Nov. 13, 2019 3:49 PM EST

DENVER (AP) — Cale Makar is on the move these days — into his own place and into hallowed hockey territory. He’s just getting settled in, too. The Colorado Avalanche rookie became only the fourth defenseman in NHL history to record 18 points through his first 18 career regular-season games....

MacKinnon leads Avalanche to 4-0 win at Winnipeg

Nov. 13, 2019 12:28 AM EST

WINNIPEG, Manitoba (AP) — Adam Werner had no time to think about his hockey dream coming true. Werner made 40 saves in his unexpected NHL debut and Nathan MacKinnon finished with two goals and two assists as the Colorado Avalanche extended their winning streak to three games with a 4-0 victory over the...

Makar scores 2 to help Avalanche beat Blue Jackets 4-2

Nov. 10, 2019 12:59 AM EST

DENVER (AP) — Cale Makar's anticipation was off but his shot was dead on. It was exactly what the depleted Colorado offense needed. Makar scored twice, including a go-ahead goal late in the second period, and Pavel Francouz stopped 39 shots to lead the Avalanche to a 4-2 win over the Columbus Blue Jackets...

Donskoi scores 3 goals as Avalanche beat Predators 9-4

Nov. 8, 2019 1:57 AM EST

DENVER (AP) — With a dizzying flurry of goals in one electric eight-minute stretch, the Colorado Avalanche rediscovered their offense and ended nearly four years of frustration at home against Nashville. Joonas Donskoi scored his first career hat trick and Colorado used a six-goal second period to beat the...

Radek Faksa scores twice, Stars beat Avalanche 4-1

Nov. 6, 2019 12:55 AM EST

DALLAS (AP) — Radek Faksa kept hanging around the net, and was rewarded with two goals and even more cuts and scrapes on his nose. Faksa doubled his season total with two goals off rebounds and the Dallas Stars won for the seventh time in eight games, beating the Colorado Avalanche 4-1 Tuesday night. "I'm...

Islanders win 8th straight, beating Lightning 5-2

Nov. 2, 2019 1:24 AM EDT

UNIONDALE, N.Y. (AP) — Anders Lee had a goal and two assists in New York's three-goal third period and the Islanders beat the Tampa Lightning 5-2 Friday night for their eighth straight victory. Mathew Barzal and Ryan Pulock scored in the second period, Josh Bailey and Derick Brassard had goals in the...

Hintz scores twice, Stars beat Avalanche 2-1

Nov. 2, 2019 12:42 AM EDT

DENVER (AP) — Roope Hintz has found his stride. So has Anton Khudobin. So have the Dallas Stars, for that matter. Hintz scored twice, including a short-handed goal in the second period, and the Stars beat the Colorado Avalanche 2-1 on Friday night. "A great win by everybody, by the team," Khudobin said....

Huberdeau scores early in OT, Panthers rally to beat Avs 4-3

Oct. 31, 2019 2:02 AM EDT

DENVER (AP) — Down two goals late, Jonathan Huberdeau and the Florida Panthers didn't play desperate. They just played determined. Huberdeau scored 29 seconds into overtime after he tied the game late in regulation, and the Panthers beat the injury-riddled Colorado Avalanche 4-3 on Wednesday night. "We...

Tarasenko has goal, 2 assists as Blues beat Avalanche 3-1

Oct. 22, 2019 1:34 AM EDT

ST. LOUIS (AP) — Vladimir Tarasenko doesn't like talking about himself. Alex Pietrangelo, however, doesn't mind talking about his teammate. Tarasenko had a goal and two assists to help the St. Louis Blues beat the Colorado Avalanche 3-1 Monday night, snapping a four-game losing streak. "When he gets going,...

Nathan MacKinnon scores in OT, Avalanche beat Panthers 5-4

Oct. 18, 2019 11:00 PM EDT

SUNRISE, Fla. (AP) — Nathan MacKinnon didn't let an injury keep him off the ice. MacKinnon scored 3:03 into overtime to give the Colorado Avalanche their sixth victory in seven games this season, 5-4 over the Florida Panthers on Friday night. MacKinnon played after sustaining a leg injury Wednesday night...