Colorado Avalanche

Colin Wilson announces retirement after 11 NHL seasons

By: NHLPA Media Release

Colin Wilson has officially announced his retirement from the National Hockey League (NHL) today following 11 NHL seasons and 632 regular-season games.

January 5, 2021

Avalanche agree to 1-year deal with forward Tyson Jost

By: Canadian Press

The Colorado Avalanche agreed to a one-year deal Monday with restricted free agent Tyson Jost.

October 19, 2020

TLA finalist spotlight: Nathan MacKinnon

By: Chris Lomon

When you ask Nathan MacKinnon’s teammates for a thought or two on what makes the 2020 Ted Lindsay Award finalist special, expect a long – and highly complimentary – response.

September 12, 2020

From RTP committee to the hub, Cole feeling comfortable as Avs extend stay

By: Chris Lomon

Now playing in the tournament his efforts as part of the NHL/NHLPA Return to Play committee helped bring to life, Ian Cole is feeling comfortable as the Avs extended their stay in Edmonton.

August 20, 2020

Accountability and maturity make Makar 'wise beyond years'

By: Chris Lomon

Practicing against some of hockey’s top talents provides learning experience for Cale Makar, but to teammate Erik Johnson, the Calder Trophy finalist is already wise beyond his years.

July 22, 2020

2019-20 Ted Lindsay Award finalists: Draisaitl, MacKinnnon, Panarin

By: NHLPA Media Release

The NHLPA has announced the three finalists for the 2019-20 Ted Lindsay Award are forwards Leon Draisaitl, Nathan MacKinnon and Artemi Panarin.

July 14, 2020

Player Q&A | Gabriel Landeskog

By: NHLPA Staff

Get to know Swedish forward and captain for the Colorado Avalanche, Gabriel Landeskog!

April 1, 2020

Colorado Avalanche player tests positive for COVID-19

By: Canadian Press

The Colorado Avalanche say one of their players has recovered after testing positive for the COVID-19 virus.

March 26, 2020

Player of the Week | Gabriel Landeskog

By: David Morassutti

Gabriel Landeskog extended his point streak to eight games while leading the league with nine points in four games including three straight multi-point outings.

March 9, 2020

Player Q&A | Cale Makar

By: NHLPA Staff

Meet Cale Makar, defenceman for the Colorado Avalanche and the ultimate team player.

February 26, 2020

Compher sibling rivalry breeds skill and mutual respect

By: Chris Lomon

He’s a forward for the Colorado Avalanche. She’s a forward for Boston University. Together, they share a strong passion for hockey and deep respect for one another.

February 18, 2020

Player of the Week | Samuel Girard

By: David Morassutti

Samuel Girard started a new decade in a big way by leading NHL defencemen in overall scoring for the week with eight points, including three multi-point games.

January 6, 2020

In the Locker Room | Holiday edition

By: NHLPA Staff

Nothing fires up Nate Schmidt quite like The Santa Clause 3 – or anything Christmas, really.

December 23, 2019

Tuesday Tunes | Nazem Kadri

By: NHLPA Staff

Nazem Kadri is back in Toronto this week, so what better time to bring in the "best DJ to come across the city of Toronto"?

December 3, 2019

Road Warriors | Part II

By: NHLPA Staff

Torey Krug spills the beans, Nikolaj Ehlers is out of pocket(s) and Marc-Andre Fleury is up to his usual antics as players share their stories from the road.

November 25, 2019

One minute with Cale Makar

Juice, smoothie, he's heard all the leaf–inspired nicknames before but hey, Cale Makar really is as wholesome as they come!

November 1, 2019

AP source: Avalanche agree to terms with Rantanen

By: Canadian Press

A person with knowledge of the move says the Colorado Avalanche agreed to terms with Mikko Rantanen on a $55.5 million, six-year contract.

September 28, 2019

Avs agree to 1-year deal with forward Valeri Nichushkin

By: Canadian Press

The Colorado Avalanche agreed to a one-year deal with forward Valeri Nichushkin.

August 19, 2019

Avalanche sign defenceman Samuel Girard to 7-year extension

By: Canadian Press

The Colorado Avalanche locked up defenceman Samuel Girard with a seven-year extension that runs through the 2026-27 season.

July 31, 2019

Avalanche forward J.T. Compher signs four-year deal

By: Canadian Press

J.T. Compher has signed a four-year contract with the Colorado Avalanche that runs through the 2022-23 season.

July 17, 2019