Latest Devan Dubnyk News

MacKinnon, Avs left frustrated by another early playoff exit

Jun. 11, 2021 16:19 PM EDT

DENVER (AP) — Nathan MacKinnon didn't really want to hear about how the Colorado Avalanche remain squarely in a win-it-all sort of window and how there's always next year. The speedy forward has grown tired of such talk. This is the cold, hard...

Net work: Fleury and Grubauer face off in series, for Vezina

Jun. 01, 2021 18:44 PM EDT

DENVER (AP) — On one end of the ice will be Philipp Grubauer, a recently named Vezina Trophy finalist. At the other end will be Marc-Andre Fleury, who's up for the same award. Now that's quite a goaltender face-off for Game 2 on Wednesday in a...

Rest assured, Avs and Bruins relish long gap between series

May. 27, 2021 18:10 PM EDT

DENVER (AP) — Devan Dubnyk debunked the whole rest-or-rust debate. Rest always trumps potential rust, the Colorado Avalanche backup goaltender said, because rust may at most spill into the opening minutes of Game 1 — if at all. The Avalanche are...

Jost scores twice, Avs clinch No. 1 seed with win over Kings

May. 14, 2021 02:28 AM EDT

DENVER (AP) — Tyson Jost was barely off the ice and already wearing a burgundy shirt commemorating the Colorado Avalanche winning the Presidents' Trophy. Guess they had an inkling. Jost scored two of Colorado’s five second-period goals as the...

West-side story: Avs have shot to take division over Knights

May. 11, 2021 16:26 PM EDT

DENVER (AP) — Gabriel Landeskog recently caught a teammate staring at him over breakfast. More specifically, the Colorado Avalanche captain's bent nose, which also featured a fresh-looking scratch. “He’s like, ‘Your nose is super-crooked...

Avalanche rally for 5-4 overtime win vs Sharks

May. 04, 2021 01:45 AM EDT

SAN JOSE, Calif. (AP) — Andre Burakovsky scored 41 seconds into overtime and the Colorado Avalanche gained ground in the race for first place in the West Division by rallying past the San Jose Sharks 5-4 on Monday night. “It was a really big one at the end here,"...

MacKinnon, Rantanen score, Avs beat Sharks, 4-3

May. 02, 2021 00:01 AM EDT

DENVER (AP) — Nathan MacKinnon bounced back from a rare scoreless night with a goal and an assist to lead the Colorado Avalanche to a 4-3 win over the San Jose Sharks on Saturday night. MacKinnon had his 15-game points streak ended Friday night and failed to get a shot...

Pacioretty scores twice, Golden Knights beat Avalanche 5-2

Apr. 29, 2021 01:17 AM EDT

LAS VEGAS (AP) — If there’s been one knock on the Vegas Golden Knights this season, it’s been they’ve only dominated the lower half of the West Division. They knocked that notion and their top contender back to Denver in convincing fashion Wednesday night. ...

O'Reilly's hat trick leads Blues past Avalanche 5-3

Apr. 24, 2021 19:21 PM EDT

ST. LOUIS (AP) — Ryan O’Reilly had a hat trick to lead the St. Louis Blues to a 5-3 win over the Colorado Avalanche on Saturday. Mike Hoffman and Ivan Barbashev also scored for St. Louis and Jordan Binnington made 28 saves as the Blues snapped a three-game skid. St....

Burakovsky scores 2, Avs beat Blues to clinch playoff berth

Apr. 22, 2021 23:38 PM EDT

ST. LOUIS (AP) — Andre Burakovsky scored twice and Brandon Saad and Pierre-Edouard Bellemare added goals as the Colorado Avalanche clinched a playoff berth with a 4-2 victory over the St. Louis Blues on Thursday night. “It shows a lot of team character,” Burakovsky...